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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: How To Grow a Backyard Supermarket
Having a backyard supermarket will allow you to grow pork and beef, chicken, organic eggs, non-GMO fresh fruits and veggies, including all the essential components you need to make your food staples, desserts, and even drinks.
If you are willing to put in a little elbow grease, this isn't too good to be true. The good news is that some of this can be automated.
Our great-grandfathers and great-grandmothers did this every single day. It's called "homesteading", and it can help you save money on food, furniture, tools, clothes, and much more!
This is as self-sufficient as it gets. Watch this eye-opening video to learn more:
Homesteading will take you back to the roots of your ancestors. It's not only a healthy, stress-reducing pursuit, it's a lifestyle.