Category: Survival


A Night Out with Situational Awareness

Many people understand the concept of situational awareness but struggle with how to utilize it.

Some of the links below are affiliate links. This means that if you choose to make a purchase we may earn a small commission at no additional cost to you. Many people understand the concept of situational awareness but struggle …

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Do You Need the Konnex ET15 Survival Shovel?

There is only so much room for you to store gear in your bag. What do you consider essential gear?

There is only so much room for you to store gear in your bag. What do you consider essential gear? There is only so much room for you to store gear in your bag. What do you consider essential gear? …

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The Biggest Threats in Urban Survival

Lets get a little dystopian in this post about urban survival threats. We needn't look very far in history to see what it looks like when an urban sprawl falls apart.

Lets get a little dystopian in this post about urban survival threats. We needn’t look very far in history to see what it looks like when an urban sprawl falls apart. Even for a short time things can get dire. …

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Forget Shipping Containers Use Box Culverts

Forget Shipping Containers Use Box Culverts - You pay out of your nose for a reinforced shipping container that you hope doesn’t get rusty and leak over time. For a typical reinforced 10ft shipping container you could probably pay about 10k. For the same sized customized concrete culverts you are looking around 6k

After you do a little research, you are going to want to forget shipping containers and use a box culvert bunker instead. If you have looked into building materials for use as a fallout shelter, underground bunker, doomsday bunker, emergency shelter (or whatever …

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Grid Down Intelligence Gathering

The grid down scenario is a disaster threat that just wont go away. There are few issues that are quite as terrifying as the lights going out and all electricity will be compromised.

The grid down scenario is a disaster threat that just wont go away. There are few issues that are quite as terrifying as the lights going out and all electricity will be compromised. When you really sit down and understand …

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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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3 Less Than Lethal Weapons for Self Defense

The best place to start this conversation is on the subject of lethality.

The best place to start this conversation is on the subject of lethality. The truth about violence between individuals is that no one really knows how it will play out. While it might seem like using “less than lethal” weapons …

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Taking a Local CERT Class for Free First Aid Training

One of the most common concerns that preppers and those preparing for emergency have is not having the money for preps.

One of the most common concerns that preppers and those preparing for an emergency have is not having the money for preps. In the age of free information, its wild to see so many people stymied over this one hurtle …

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3 Pieces of Gear Every Bugout Bag Needs

Bugout bags and bugout plans require a lot of thought.

Bugout bags and bugout plans require a lot of thought. They require a lot of planning but you are going to find that even the best plans can go terribly wrong. Just because you have decided on a bugout location …

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Top Dogs for Home Security

The aim of the game in terms of home security is to deter. If you think that your best answer to home defense is to rush an intruder with a 12 gauge shotgun you are in for a rude awakening.

The aim of the game in terms of home security is to deter. If you think that your best answer to home defense is to rush an intruder with a 12 gauge shotgun you are in for a rude awakening. …

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