Category: Hunting

How to Tan Deer Hide – a Step-by-Step Picture Tutorial

How to Tan Deer Hide – a Step-by-Step Picture Tutorial - This is a great step by step guide on tanning hides. It also has pictures and great tips. This is something you should be doing with your deer. Stop paying people to break down your animals and find out how to make the most of the animal yourself.

How to Tan Deer Hide – a Step-by-Step Picture Tutorial We all know what to do with that delicious back strap but how much do you really know about using the whole deer. When you retrieve that carcass how much of it can you use to benefit yourself and your family. Of course, the meat …

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A Hunter’s Guide to the Best Lighted Nock

A Hunter’s Guide to the Best Lighted Nock - This is an in depth look at the many types of lighted nocks on the market. This buyers guide is comprehensive and will offer anyone great incite on the use of lighted nocks in bow hunting and the many brands that are out there.

A Hunter’s Guide to the Best Lighted Nock Bow hunting has been one of the most challenging things I have ever done. Just learning to shoot a recurve bow and do it consistently has been a struggle. That has nothing to do with shooting it under pressure and making a clean and responsible shot. Its not …

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3 Ways to Track Animals in Tough Terrain

3 Ways to Track Animals in Tough Terrain - Tracking animals is an effective way to get a read on the area you are living in. If you have tracking skills you will be able to discern what type of wildlife are living in the area and what that means to your survival.

3 Ways to Track Animals in Tough Terrain Tracking animals is an effective way to get a read on the area you are living in. If you have tracking skills you will be able to discern what type of wildlife are living in the area and what that means to your survival. Example. If you …

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Top 7 Survival Tips for Long Hunts

Top 7 Survival Tips for Long Hunts Do you hunt? If you are into prepping and you do not hunt this could be great news. You might ask yourself why it would be great news that you are not hunting. Its because there is a tremendous amount of skills and experience that will make advance …

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How To Butcher a Rabbit

How To Butcher a Rabbit - While you may be able to set up a trap and successfully catch a rabbit, without experience it’s difficult to know the proper way to cut up a rabbit in order to maximize the meat.

How To Butcher a Rabbit Whether you’re homesteading or prepping for when SHTF, you are undoubtedly sharpening your hunting., trapping, and foraging skills. Rabbit traps are fairly easy to set up, and these creatures provide an excellent source of protein that will see you through all of your chores. While you may be able to …

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All You Ever Need To Know About Eating Roadkill

All You Ever Need To Know About Eating Roadkill - Here are some animals that are considered "safe" to eat: Badger, hedgehog, otter, rabbit, pheasant, fox, beaver, squirrel, deer (venison), moose, bear, raccoon, opossum, kangaroo, wallaby, possum, rabbit, etc. Rats that are roadkill I would give a wide berth. You will find out why in the original article. EWW.

All You Ever Need To Know About Eating Roadkill This is a touchy subject for some people but for preppers, survivalists, and homesteaders this is a great source of meat for their diets. Roadkill has been here ever since the horse and cart and probably been around longer than that, I wonder if the Romans …

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The Easiest Animals to Hunt for Meat When the SHTF

The Easiest Animals to Hunt for Meat When the SHTF -- To be completely honest there is only one animal in my hunting history that hunted easy. It was a squirrel I happened upon in a rainstorm. I will never forget it because it was the first animal I killed with a bow and arrow.

The Easiest Animals to Hunt for Meat When the SHTF   To be completely honest, there is only one animal in my hunting history that hunted easy. It was a squirrel I happened upon in a rainstorm. I will never forget it because it was the first animal I killed with a bow and arrow. …

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8 Snares And Traps You Need To Know How To Make

8 Snares And Traps You Need To Know How To Make - See 8 easy traps and snares that I personally think we all should at least have a go at making and getting more familiar with.

8 Snares And Traps You Need To Know How To Make Snares and traps are an essential skill to learn. They can save your life in an emergency situation and provide you and your family with the much needed protein and calories you will need to survive. Disclaimer: Traps are presented for information purposes only, …

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Ten Survival Hunting Essentials

Ten Survival Hunting Essentials - just because you have all the tools for the job, it doesn’t mean you can just go into the woods and bring home some game. Hunting takes more than it’s being portrayed in the movies.

Ten Survival Hunting Essentials A lot of people plan to hunt for their meat after it hits the fan. They own a powerful rile and enough ammo to last them a lifetime. However, just because you have all the tools for the job, it doesn’t mean you can just go into the woods and bring …

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26 Useful Hobbies that Pair Well with Prepping

26 Useful Hobbies that Pair Well with Prepping - George Matthew Allen once said “People with many interests live, not only the longest, but the happiest.

26 Useful Hobbies that Pair Well with Prepping George Matthew Allen once said “People with many interests live, not only the longest, but the happiest." While I am not sure if Allen said anything else worthwhile, this quote hits home for us preppers. With the majority of the people in the US living sedentary lives, …

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