Category: Camping

Best Camping Gear For Your Next Adventure

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Camping can be a leisurely activity, but it can also be a good way to learn survival skills you may need to use in an emergency. Have fun camping with your family, while you’re secretly preparing them for the worst. …

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How To Build a Self Feeding Fire That Lasts 14+ Hours

How To Build a Self Feeding Fire That Lasts 14+ Hours - This is an efficient way to build a fire that will burn continuously and does not require ANY maintenance. This is also an excellent method to utilize if you need the heat from a fire while you are sleeping, but do not want to wake up repeatedly during the night to add more wood. So clever!

The night was colder than expected and we all assumed, for some reason, that if we built a big enough fire that it would warm us all night. Image Credit: thegoodsurvivalist  However, after a couple of hours, the raging flames …

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Delicious Camping Food Ideas and Recipes For Your Next Trip

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If you find yourself off the grid, either by choice or by circumstance, you’ll need to cook meals without the usual conveniences found in the home. The easiest solution can be to open a can and heat something over a …

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Must Have Gear For Successful Wilderness Survival

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The wilderness is Mother Nature’s home. If a situation forces you to end up in the wilderness, you must try to conquer it. If you can’t take an experienced survivalist with you, take the next thing – his stuff. There …

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8 Tips for Getting The Best Sleep While Camping

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While many people like to relax and sleep quietly indoors, with a huge cushioned mattress and a handful of soft pillows, others love exploring the outdoors. Are you one of those excited to sleep outdoors? Or maybe you just want …

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Be a Better Prepper With Camping!

Be a Better Prepper With Camping! — If you think about it, camping for a prepper is kind of a no brainer as far as training goes. Sadly, few ever take the opportunity to actually go camping for various reasons. Maybe they think they know it all already, or they can't stand the idea of sleeping outside (or bugs!) unless forced to.

Camping is a very interesting word. There are few activities that vary so wildly with the same word. For example, camping can be a tent pitched outback or a hammock hung between two trees on the top of a mountain. …

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Winter Survival: How to Build a Proper Snow Cave

Winter Survival: How to Build a Proper Snow Cave — Need to build an emergency shelter in the snow? Do you intend to camp out in the snow on a ski trek? Snow caves are easy and very effective if built correctly.

The cold is a nasty beast. It’s one of the ugliest situations you can find yourself in. Perhaps cold unrelenting rain is about as ugly as it gets. Particularly, without shelter!  In the unrelenting heat, you can certainly suffer. It’s …

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Ways Camping Can Help You Survive

There is something magic about camping. Camping is an opportunity for us to stop the freight train of society for a weekend. We can get away from the inundation of media, noise and worry, to some degree. Certainly its better than sitting on the couch staring into the phone.

There is something magic about camping. Camping is an opportunity for us to stop the freight train of society for a weekend.  We can get away from the inundation of media, noise and worry, to some degree. Certainly its better …

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How Our Ancestors Survived When SHTF

How Our Ancestors Survived When SHTF — SHTF isn’t just a modern phenomenon. Our ancestors survived many disasters. It’s best to learn their lessons. The Gila Cliff Dwellings are a great example.

SHTF isn’t just a modern phenomenon. Our ancestors survived many disasters. It’s best to learn their lessons. The Gila Cliff Dwellings are a great example. Many people are starting to believe that somewhere around 10,000 years ago a massive comet …

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How to Make Stone Blades for Wilderness Survival

How to Make Stone Blades for Wilderness Survival — Knowing how to make a sharp edge or a knife in a survival situation is paramount when studying wilderness survival.

Let’s preface this article with a little common sense as we can lose our minds over glass and stone tips. Knowing these skills can be very cool and maybe even helpful, however, metal is the kind. Metal is the king …

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