Category: Camping

Should An RV Be Your Evacuation Vehicle? Pros and Cons

Should An RV Be Your Evacuation Vehicle? Pros and Cons — When the shit hits the fan, you will need to bug out as soon as possible. You will need to have access to a vehicle to transport your survival group to the bug out location promptly. Remote Vehicle aka RV is one of the options for transporting the whole family together.

When the S hits the fan, you will need to bug out as soon as possible. You will need to have access to a vehicle to transport your survival group to the bug out location promptly. Remote Vehicle aka RV …

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How to Build a Warm Shelter Out of Everyday Materials From Any House

How to Build a Warm Shelter Out of Everyday Materials From Any House — If SHTF and you have no where to go, or you are bugging out and you lose your shelter, this article is a good read and tells you how to build shelter with common house hold materials, I'm even betting that you could even find some of the materials just laying around the city too.

If it’s SHTF and you have nowhere to go, or you are bugging out and you lose your gear,  you have to know how to build a shelter with common household materials. I’m even betting that you could find some …

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The Quick Up Tarp Shelter

The skill of shelter making takes a lot of practice. Its not something you can just get out there and master.

The skill of shelter making takes a lot of practice. It’s not something you can just get out there and master. Of the making of many shelters, there is no end. That’s for sure. Now, making a shelter from natural …

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5 Easily-Forgotten Essentials to Avoid a Camping Disaster

5 Easily-Forgotten Essentials to Avoid a Camping Disaster - According to recent reports, about 40 million Americans enjoy camping every year and more than 34 million go hiking. But anyone who’s been out beyond their own backyard knows how quickly a good adventure can turn bad. Especially if you’re not prepared.

Fall is upon us and that means 2 things, pumpkins, and camping. Fall is the perfect time for camping because the weather is cooler at night and in most states, the bugs are far less prolific than in the Spring. …

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How To Pitch A Tent Without Poles In An Emergency

How To Pitch A Tent Without Poles In An Emergency — Knowing how to pitch a tent with no poles may not sound like life saving knowledge.. but if you think about things for a second it actually is! Say you are camping and you forgot the poles, what happens if a bear ruins the poles while you are out fishing?

In the long term survival situation, you need to be prepared to watch your gear come apart. Not many pieces of gear are going to stick with you for the long haul. Its the nature of the beast. Sure, your …

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Hiding Your Bugout Location

Hiding Your Bugout Location — Securing a bugout bag and location is a struggle in and of itself. Once you find that perfect place or that perfect property people have a tendency to make it look like home.

Securing a bugout bag and location is a struggle in and of itself. Once you find that perfect place or that perfect property people have a tendency to make it look like home. When you think about what you are …

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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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