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30 Survival Tips From Les Stroud

30 Survival Tips From Les Stroud

Some of the links below are affiliate links. This means that if you choose to make a purchase SHTFPreparedness may earn a small commission at no additional cost to you. Les Stroud is my all time favorite survivalist, there is no one that even comes close. Take these 30 great tips from a real pro. …

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Spark Your Kids Interest with a Backyard Camping Adventure

Spark Your Kids Interest with a Backyard Camping Adventure - If the quickest path from one point to the next is a straight line then the quickest path to prepping kids is camping. There is really no better way to get their gears turning on certain concepts nor is there a better way to get them the hands on training in a fun way.

Image Credit: beyondthetent.com If the quickest path from one point to the next is a straight line then the quickest path to prepping kids is camping. There is really no better way to get their gears turning on certain concepts nor is there a better way to get them the hands on training in a …

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Being Bear Aware

Being Bear Aware - Don't be the crazy person who is trying to get a selfie with a black bear. You are going to see them out there and you need to leave them alone. Its an interaction that wont be there for your benefit. You must be more bear aware. This article is going to give you a heads up on what that means.

When you step into the wild world you are walking into a world that is ill prepared for your presence. In fact, its also impartial to your life or your death. There are creatures fighting to survive and they will do what it takes to survive. Some people don’t give the wildlife all the respect …

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Survival Lessons Learned from Long Camping Trips

Survival Lessons Learned from Long Camping Trips - The average person knows the rule of thumb regarding water: a gallon of water per day, per person. What they don't tell you is that truly is the barest minimum required. If you want to take a shower, one gallon per day isn't enough - not by a long shot.

People all across the country enjoy the recreational activity of camping. Whether that’s “glamping” in an RV or backpack hiking and camping, there are some really great survival lessons that can be learned on longer camping trips. The definition for “longer” means more than one just one or two nights. It can be in the …

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6 Principles of Survival – Manage Calories / Energy

6 Principles of Survival – Manage Calories / Energy - Hopefully you have some skills and plans when it comes to a survival scenario that will affect you. This could be a natural disaster or even a series of unfortunate events unique to you.

Hopefully, you have some skills and plans when it comes to a survival scenario that will affect you. This could be a natural disaster or even a series of unfortunate events unique to you.   If you find yourself struggling to survive in a place with limited resources, your best bet is going to be …

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Using Survival Trailers for Bugging Out

Using Survival trailers for bugging out - The bugout just seems to be a never ending challenge. There is always a way to do it better or to be more thorough.

The bugout just seems to be a never ending challenge. There is always a way to do it better or to be more thorough. I love the idea that we can continue to improve our plans and ideas with great innovations like this one. I think you are going to love this article about using …

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3 Ways to Find Bodies of Water in the Wilderness

3 Ways to Find Bodies of Water in the Wilderness - While it may be easy to pack your backpack full of high-energy protein bars and take off, it's a lot harder to carry enough water for you to last weeks on your back. Once your water bottle is empty, you're going to be praying for signs of a natural source of water, and in places that don't get too much rain, that can be even harder to come by.

Wilderness survival skills are important skills for every prepper to learn. What happens if the SHTF, you need to bug out, and for some reason, the location you’ve scouted or prepped has already been invaded or pillaged by others? You’re going to need to bug out into the wilderness, and that’s where survival skills will …

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How To Cook When The Power Goes Out

How To Cook When The Power Goes Out - At some point in our lives the power will go out. It may be caused by a freak storm or man made like an EMP or nuclear war. Either way knowing how to cook food and have the ability to purify water will save you and you family/neighbors lives.

At some point in our lives the power will go out. It may be caused by a freak storm or man made like an EMP or nuclear war. Either way knowing how to cook food and have the ability to purify water will save you and you family/neighbors lives. If you normally cook with gas …

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ADAK Camping Trailer Keeps You Cozy Off The Grid

ADAK Camping Trailer Keeps You Cozy Off The Grid - As many of you know, I love camping trailers. I especially love this off grid trailer from ADAK because it is just pure awesomeness rolled up in one of the best trailers I have ever seen.

As many of you know, I love camping trailers. I especially love this off grid trailer from ADAK because it is just pure awesomeness rolled up in one of the best trailers I have ever seen. In designing a trailer, ADAK sought to create a blend of rugged on the outside, comfy on the inside. …

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Guide to Portable Power for Camping

Guide to Portable Power for Camping - No matter what you chose to power its crucial that you have the ability to power it. This is a complete guide on what is possible.

This article comes from a great site on camping. Portable power is a growing technology that helps any survival scenario. No matter what you chose to power its crucial that you have the ability to power it. This is a complete guide on what is possible. I remember I was so excited to see something …

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