Category: Survival


What Breed Of Dog Makes The Best Survival Dog?

What Breed Of Dog Makes The Best Survival Dog? - One of the biggest debates in the prepping world is what survival dog is truly king of the survival breeds. This list goes over the top 9 breeds of dogs that the majority of preppers already or want to own! Is yours on the list?

There is nothing like a good dog. They have been by our side since before the Neolithic period. It’s arguable that they helped us survive some of the worst times in human history. Together man and dog have risen to …

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How To And Why You Need To Make A Solowheel Pack

How To And Why You Need To Make A Solowheel Pack - These solowheel packs are awesome if you have more than a bug out bag, if you have a really heavy bag or someone who isn't strong.

Concerned about the bugout bag weighing you down too much? This should be a concern. Americans are sedentary creatures and we do a lot of time behind desks and on keyboards. That said, it’s important that we consider our true …

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Free Emergency Preparedness Gear

This will be the hub for new FREE survival gear.

*New* items have been added! I have scoured the Internet for more free survival and preparedness gear and stumbled across an excellent provider, ApeSurvival, of quality survival gear including the Strike Pen. I have also added all new free survival …

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This Little Weed is One of the Most Useful Medicines on the Planet

This Little Weed is One of the Most Useful Medicines on the Planet - This weed is one of about 100 plants that clean and correct impure conditions of the blood and the eliminative tissues and organs.

Do you know that you are surrounded by wild medicines? There are little weeds all around us that can both feed us and heal us. The problem is that most people don’t take the time to get to know these …

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This Is Why You Absolutely Need To Stop Wearing Shoes In Your House

This Is Why You Absolutely Need To Stop Wearing Shoes In Your House - Read on to learn about all of the interesting (disgusting) things that you will find on the bottom of your shoes and cause you to never wear them in the house again:

Some aspects of survival just come from habit. Prepping is no doubt a journey and a lifestyle change. You have to be willing to go the extra mile. If not you are basically setting yourself up to become a statistic. …

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How to Make a Soup Can Forge

How to Make a Soup Can Forge — This is a great DIY project for anyone who wants to start blacksmithing on the cheap. Great for SHTF situations to fix knives or even make them. This is an inexpensive tabletop forge out of a soup can (any can really) with a plaster lining.

There is a skill in prepping, survival and self-sufficiency that doesn’t get the attention it deserves. During early settlements, there was one prominent position that most every settlement had to have in order to be successful. They need a person …

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How Much Is Too Much Bug-out Gear?

How Much Is Too Much Bug-out Gear? - You must be smart about when and how you bugout. The number one problem with too much gear is the weight. If your ultimate goal is to get from point A to point B. A 100lb pack is going to add a layer of difficulty to that. Not to mention if you run into enemies or must run from danger.

The bugout is big. There is no getting around that. When you hear the word bugout it should induce a barrage of thoughts that require going over and over and over a large plan with multiple levels. Most preppers take …

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How to Make 3000+ Calorie Survival Food Ration Bars

How to Make 3000+ Calorie Survival Food Ration Bars - Having a small bar with this many calories is a fantastic idea. These are light weight and can see you through weeks of no food if you find yourself in an emergency!

Sustainment is a very important part of things like the bugout. Wilderness survival is another big situation where you need to consider sustainment. If you are bugging in, you could use something like a high-calorie bar to stretch food storage …

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The Bugout Migration

What comes to mind when you think about the bugout? You probably envision your family struggling through harsh conditions to get to a predetermined location that will provide safety and shelter from the current conditions at your own home.

What comes to mind when you think about the bugout? You probably envision your family struggling through harsh conditions to get to a predetermined location that will provide safety and shelter from the current conditions at your own home. That …

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Best States To Bug Out In The USA

Best States To Bug Out In The USA — For me, I would head south, I only say that because the winters up north are killers and I want warmer temperature longer so my growing season is extended. What about you?

The best states to bugout is a great list of important information for anyone devising a real bugout plan. You know, a real bugout plan hinges on a few things. The first of which is the idea of where you …

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