Category: Camping

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 survival camping trip. That’s why it’s important to always be prepared in case the worst happens. To start off on the …

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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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Fish Nets are Serious Prepper Food Sourcing

Have you considered aquaculture for sourcing protein? While we have all tasted the TVP in our freeze-dried meals, it's safe to say that we are going to want and need more than that in a long term disaster.

Have you considered aquaculture for sourcing protein? While we have all tasted the TVP in our freeze-dried meals, it’s safe to say that we are going to want and need more than that in a long term disaster. TVP is …

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Heating your Tent with a Wood Stove

There are many things to consider if you are going to buy a portable wood stove. The first is the tent you are going to use it with. You can't just throw a portable wood stove in the coleman 4 man tent and run the flue up through the material, it will melt.

When does camping season really come to an end? Is it the moment the nights get colder than 50 degrees or is it even before that? For most people the camping season comes to an end when you realize your …

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What Really Kills in the Wilderness

Have you ever been to the wilderness? I am talking about expansive wilderness that is either thousands of feet up in elevation or surrounded by thousands of acres.

Have you ever been to the wilderness? I am talking about expansive wilderness that is either thousands of feet up in elevation or surrounded by thousands of acres. Its a very different thing than just doing a couple mile circuit …

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Choosing a High Quality Camping Location

Camping is a very important activity for the average SHTF prepper.

Camping is a very important activity for the average SHTF prepper. You see there are very few situations where you will find yourself left to just your gear in a wilderness situation. Camping assures that you will need to rely …

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Have you Considered an Underground Bunker?

The word prepper became synonymous with a certain brand of emergency preparedness in 2012.

The word prepper became synonymous with a certain brand of emergency preparedness in 2012. This was due in large part to the Nat Geo Doomsday Preppers television show. It was still pretty early in the reality tv game and many …

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How to Build a Campfire

A good campfire doesn’t happen; there is an art to building a campfire correctly. It takes the right tools, the right fuel and a bit of practice to build a campfire correctly. What You Need to Build a Campfire All …

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Hold Onto your Heat in the Wild

The cold is mean and nasty. Its intimidating. We have created a world that defies the cold. Most of you are reading this in a climate controlled location.

The cold is mean and nasty. It’s intimidating. We have created a world that defies the cold. Most of you are reading this in a climate controlled location. We have lost our appreciation for holding onto our heat. We can …

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