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You know, we can read a lot about the things we should do and the experiences we should have. There are plenty of websites blogging about the benefits of camping and getting outside. You know what? Kudos to them. They are part of the reason we are seeing tons of people infected with this outdoors bug. For that we must thank them and praise them. Still, in the modern world there is just something about a video that makes people more comfortable. You find that watching someone do something and maybe fail a little is much better than reading about people doing everything right.
This is a short but powerful video on backpacking from the editor of Outside Magazine. You will find that this thing is an incredible look at the things that are possible and the gear that you need to have a successful backpacking trip.
Bonus: Root Cellar That Can Be Used as a Bunker
If you can't afford the box culvert option you can look into is building a backyard root cellar that can be used as a bunker.
If you want to learn how to build a backyard bunker like your grandparents had, without breaking the bank, then check out 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 show you how a veteran, with only $421, built a small nuclear bunker in his backyard.