Category: Camping


You Can Use These 2 Kinds of Tree Fungus for Fire Tinder

You Can Use These 2 Kinds of Tree Fungus for Fire Tinder - This article offers you up two concrete examples of fungus that can be used for fire tinder. If you can find them they will also hold that spark for a long time.

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. There are a few distinct parts of fire craft that you must master if you plan on being able to create fire reliably. Perhaps the …

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Emergency Cell Phone For Bug Out Bag or Car Kit

Emergency Cell Phone For Bug Out Bag or Car Kit - We all want to have a survival phone. This is one of the best in the market. The specifications would definitely say that this is a prepper's phone.

Freed from the need of power outlets, you can use the amazing AA battery-powered SpareOne anywhere within range of a GSM cell tower. Even without a SIM card, SpareOne has one-button emergency dialing (911, etc.), and can be geo-located in an emergency. Waterproof bag is floatable and submersible, with talk-through containment and extreme temperature operation, provides you …

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25 Best Cool Camping Gear For Your Next Adventure

25 Best Cool Camping Gear For Your Next Adventure - I am of a sound opinion that you need to have the best of tech on your side in the wilderness and also know how to manipulate the natural world. This is an article about the best camping gear for your next adventure.

When you are backwoods camping or back country camping or primitive camping you will find that there are a number of things that you learn. You learn what you are capable of. That is one of the best things about it. If you think camping is just a leisurely situation you are partially right. Try …

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Best Handgun for Bear Protection and My Thoughts as to Why

Best Handgun for Bear Protection and My Thoughts as to Why - The wildlife is another thing altogether. Much of that has to do with the fact that you are dealing with things like bears, wolves and other animals that may threaten you and your family. This is a great video about the right gun for stopping bears.

Many preppers are depending on the woods as there backup home in times of disaster. I am referring to the bugout. All over this nation there are people who are planning on seeking refuge from a collapse within the local national forest. Now, we cannot know all that is in the minds of others but …

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How to Put Together a Good Fire Starter Kit

How to Put Together a Good Fire Starter Kit - This great article offers up a method to create a powerful fire starter kit. You want to be able to start a fire no matter where you are and how far from society you might be.

Imagine falling out of a helicopter and pulling a chute. You don’t know why or how you got under this parachute but you are floating down into a thick and rolling landscape of deep forest. There are trees everywhere and you see wildlife a buzz in the tops of the trees. When you hit the …

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30 Survival Tips From Les Stroud

30 Survival Tips From Les Stroud

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. I have looked up to Les Stroud for years, I do not like fake survival shows and people who think they know all the right stuff and show garbage just …

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How To Convert Crock-Pot Cooking to Dutch Oven Perfection

How To Convert Crock-Pot Cooking to Dutch Oven Perfection - Slow cookers have been a god send for years, now convert them to dutch cooking if SHTF or for camping… even off the grid cooking.

Slow cookers have been a god send for years, now convert them to dutch cooking if SHTF or for camping… even off the grid cooking. Slow cookers are great if you want to cook a meal while you are out or at work. You just throw in all the ingredients, set the temperature and then …

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Leave Only Footprints; Take Only Pictures and Memories: No Trace Camping

Leave Only Footprints; Take Only Pictures and Memories: No Trace Camping - While you might not understand why this would be important to preppers, well, there are many reasons. The most important of all is, if you are on a bugout or if you are trekking through a collapsed landscape leaving a trace of your campsite could mean getting followed or killed.

One of the great testaments to man’s freedom and America itself is the vast national park system. We have created a system of parks that are unique and protected from disruption. That is until people roll in and start scorching the earth. Just kidding. For the most part people are great stewards of our land …

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How to Earn a Living On The Road From Your RV

How to Earn a Living On The Road From Your RV - It is possible to live this lifestyle. Just read this article and if you know anyone who may be interested in this too, spread the word.

Have you ever dreamed about living the RV or van life? I know I have fantasized about if for many years. I just wish I had the guts to just do it, live free and have the time of my life. Unfortunately, the wife and kids won’t let me. Over at thepennyhoarder.com, Steve has written a great …

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28 Awesome Outdoor Lighting DIYs

28 Awesome Outdoor Lighting DIYs

Are you looking to brighten up your garden this summer with light? Check out these great DIY projects and have the best garden on your block! It’s no secret that I love finding DIY projects and sharing them with you on shtfpreparedness.com. I love it that much, I try and make/do all of the projects. …

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