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Building a survival shelter is a crucial part of any preppers plan. To be prepared you need to know how to shelter yourself in both the urban landscape and the wilderness.
There are a number of options when it comes to building shelter in the wild. You often find that many take some time and materials.
However, there are some that can be made fast and with all-natural materials. The wickiup is one such shelter and offers great benefits to those who know how to craft it.
This is a great article about building a wickiup and how to get proficient at it. You will find that like all shelters this one requires some practice and an understanding of source materials.
If you can overcome these two issues you will lean on the wickiup as a quick answer in times of emergency. Couple this with a fire and you are going to be in control of survival.
Bonus: Root Cellar That Can Be Used as a Bunker
Do you remember the old root cellars our great-grandparents used to have? In fact, they probably built it themselves, right in their back yard.
If you want to learn how to build a backyard bunker like your grandparents had, without breaking the bank, then you need Easy Cellar.
Easy Cellar will show you:
- How to choose the ideal site
- Cost-effective building methods
- How to protect your bunker from nuclear blast and fallout
- How to conceal your bunker
- Affordable basic life support options
Easy Cellar will also reveal how a veteran, with only $421, built a small nuclear bunker in his backyard.
- America's Natural Nuclear Bunkers: Find the Closest One to Your Home
- 56 Items to Stockpile in Your Easy Cellar