Category: Camping


Get Rid Of Ticks – Guaranteed!

Get Rid Of Ticks – Guaranteed! — After a long day hunting turkeys my son and I were pulling ticks off of us left and right. Later that week I fell into an article about Powassan which is a new virus carried by ticks that is even more dangerous than Lyme.

Are you dealing tons of ticks on your property? There are some serious issues when it comes to having those biting and sucking little bugs. If they were just a nuisance it would be one thing. However, we are dealing …

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How to Refill 1 Pound Propane Bottles

How to Refill 1 Pound Propane Bottles - Gas companies are not allowed to refill these bottles but you can do this at home for around 50 cents! Because this is propane and pressure, please be warned that this may be dangerous, please read the sites Disclaimer page before trying this.

Backup power is a vital piece of any preparedness plan. It’s so important that you have a means to heat your home, light to see and a way to cook with when the power goes out and those main methods …

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Concrete Canvas Shelters – Bug Out Housing?

The bugout location is a struggle for many. It has a lot to do with the fact that we all struggle with budgetary limitations.

The bugout location is a struggle for many. It has a lot to do with the fact that we all struggle with budgetary limitations. We are all held back by something. Just buying bugout land itself can make a huge …

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The 4 Golden Rules of Cast-Iron Cooking

The 4 Golden Rules Of Cast-Iron Cooking — A lot of people have had their cast-iron pots and pans for tens if not a hundred years or more and they still work as good as they day they were brought. Cast-iron skillets conduct heat beautifully, go from stove top to oven with no problem.

There is a reason why people of the past used cast iron cookware. You see, there were no Walmarts out there or Amazon deliveries. That said, you have to understand how important it was to upkeep that cookware.  When you …

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DIY Emergency 100 Hour Candles For $1 Each

DIY Emergency 100 Hour Candles For $1 Each - I found a great tutorial that shows you how to make candles that last 100 hours (have a think how long 100 hours of realistic use is!) and only cost a buck to make, this in my books is awesome and make as many as you can!

There are lots of things that preppers lean on in times of crisis. From the mundane to the most extreme. In times of total collapse, people are going to lean on that high powered rifle and all the ammo it …

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Stealth Camping in the City

Urban survival is not the same thing as wilderness survival. These are very different things.

Urban survival is not the same thing as wilderness survival. These are very different things. When you are in an urban survival situation most people are looking to bugout and get away from the high population density.  However, there are …

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How To And Why You Need To Make A Solowheel Pack

How To And Why You Need To Make A Solowheel Pack - These solowheel packs are awesome if you have more than a bug out bag, if you have a really heavy bag or someone who isn't strong.

Concerned about the bugout bag weighing you down too much? This should be a concern. Americans are sedentary creatures and we do a lot of time behind desks and on keyboards. That said, it’s important that we consider our true …

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Finding and Using Fatwood

There is a naturally made fire starting gem hiding out in the woods. It hides in evergreen trees and can literally be used to make something called pine tar.

There is a naturally made fire starting gem hiding out in the woods. It hides in evergreen trees and can literally be used to make something called pine tar. While that is a few steps ahead of ourselves, we are …

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Must-Have Survival Items for Camping

Camping is a fun pastime but you never know when your weekend in the woods will turn into a survivalist camping trip.

Camping is a fun pastime but you never know when your weekend in the woods will turn into a survivalist camping trip. That’s why it’s important to always be prepared in case the worst happens. To start off on the right foot, …

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Powerful Lightweight Camping Stove

As technology advances and materials get lighter and more durable we are going to see incredible things.

As technology advances and materials get lighter and more durable we are going to see incredible things. There are products on the market today that have changed the game so much, it’s hard to believe. One such item is the …

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