Category: Bushcraft

Learn about the old age old skill of bushcraft. Bushcraft blends so well with SHTF and emergency preparedness.

Three of the Best Bushcraft Classes

Have you been thinking about taking your bushcraft and survival training to the next level?

Have you been thinking about taking your bushcraft and survival training to the next level? Maybe its time to explore the nationwide selection of schools that are offering all sorts of courses on the subject. All over America you can …

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How to Build Your Own Survival Fishing Kit

A survival fishing kit is about the best way to get food into camp.

A survival fishing kit is about the best way to get food into your camp. If you have something you can turn to when you find a body of water, you can make a huge impact on calories into the …

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Top 25 Survival Skills to Know and Why

Top 25 Survival Skills to Know & Why - I’m a firm believer that knowledge is the best advantage you can have when in the wilderness. And here’s the reason why: you’re not always going to have your fancy equipment in a survival situation.

When it comes to survival, which do you think is better: having fancy equipment (knives, flashlights, etc.) or having knowledge? Most people would immediately answer, “Of course the answer is knowledge!” While the topic is certainly debatable, I’m a firm …

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Why the Deadfall Works

One of the most underutilized skills of any prepper is trapping.

One of the most underutilized skills of any prepper is trapping. There are many reasons preppers and most people don’t like trapping. It can be an ugly practice. Still, it is a very effective way of feeding your family. In …

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Animal Snaring For Survival

Animal Snaring For Survival — The hunting, trapping, and snaring of animals is something that goes back to truly ancient times. If not for these practices, the human race wouldn't exist! We would have died off millennia ago! From a survival point of view, having these skills can literally save your life and make the difference between 'surviving' and 'thriving.'

Trapping is a powerful survival skill. In fact, it is arguably the best means for putting food on the table for a long term situation. While many people hope to lean on bows and guns, metal traps get the job …

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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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DIY Earth Sheltered Dwelling For Long Term Survival

DIY Earth Sheltered Dwelling For Long Term Survival - This style of shelter is easy to build and maintain and because it is natural you won’t need to spend a dime on it. These types of shelter can be easily hidden and camouflaged too.

During the civil war, parts of the deep south were shelled so bad that people had to flee their homes and towns to take refuge in the hills. Now, I don’t mean hiding in the woods, they had to actually …

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The Shemagh is a Bushcraft Tool

Many pack a shemagh in their bag because some article or video told them they should.

Many pack a shemagh in their bag because some article or video told them they should. Have you ever actually wrapped your head up in one? Have you ever pulled it out to use it for a survival application? There …

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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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Three Bushcraft Tools you Aren’t Carrying

The world of bushcraft is different than survival and some of the tools are not as common as those in the survival circles.

The world of bushcraft is different than survival and some of the tools are not as common as those in the survival circles. With only so much room in our bags its hard to decide what to give up or …

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