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How to Build a Survival Shelter

How to Build a Survival Shelter

When in the wilderness, you must know how to build a survival shelter. Aside from food and water, shelter should be the main goal when you’re trying to survive. It’s arguably one of the most important skills you can have as a survivalist. A properly-built shelter can provide you with a safe place to rest, as well as a ...

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10 Foods With a Long Shelf Life

10 Foods With a Long Shelf Life

When prepping for a survival situation, food is a crucial priority. Although the human body can go a relatively long time without food (3+ weeks), you still need to stock up as much as possible. But don’t just stock up on any foods. Stock up on ones that won’t spoil. After all, you never know how long a survival ...

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Best Axes for Survival – In-Depth Review

Best Axes for Survival – In-Depth Review

You never know when you’re going to enter a survival situation. That’s why owning a quality axe is so important. They make survival easier, and can ultimately save your life. Think about how difficult it would be to build a shelter or collect firewood without an axe. Owning an axe, even if you’re not currently using ...

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Blizzard Safety Tips That Can Save Your Life

Blizzard Safety Tips That Can Save Your Life

Knowing how to survive a blizzard is a great skillset to have. While hopefully you’ll never have to use it, having the knowledge is super-important. There are many different types of winter storms, each of which is deadly in their own way. Interestingly, men are more likely to die in a winter storm than a woman ...

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How to Build The Best Bug Out Bag

How to Build The Best Bug Out Bag

When SHTF, you want to be prepared. And there’s no better way to do this than by putting together a bug out bag. What exactly is it? A bug out back is simply a portable kit filled with everything you need for survival. The best bug out bag should allow you to survive for a minimum of 72 hours (ideally, you should be ...

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How to Live Off the Land – The Ultimate Guide

How to Live Off the Land – The Ultimate Guide

So, you want to learn how to live off the land? Well, you’re not alone. Each year, thousands of people make the switch to self-sustainability. By that, I mean they rely completely on nature to survive. Don’t worry- it’s not as difficult as you might think. With a little knowledge and a positive mental attitude, you ...

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How to Prepare for a Hurricane

How to Prepare for a Hurricane

In the United States, hurricane season usually lasts from June 1st to November 30th. There’s no doubt it can be a nerve-racking time of year for people who live in danger zones. What’s it like to go through a hurricane? Well, it depends on the intensity. In 1992, I survived one of the largest hurricanes to ever hit ...

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10 Urban Survival Skills to Master

10 Urban Survival Skills to Master

Let’s say that you live in a big city (like Boston for example). What do you think would happen if a nuclear bomb destroyed the power grid? Or if a deadly virus started killing people? You’d be in deep trouble - that’s what. Fortunately, having a strong set of urban survival skills can save your life. In the following ...

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15 Practical Desert Survival Tips

15 Practical Desert Survival Tips

If you’ve ever been to the Arizona desert, you’ve witnessed beauty. But just because the desert is a beautiful place, doesn’t mean that it can’t be dangerous. Each year, hundreds of people are put in life-or-death situations in desert terrain. Unfortunately, some of them never make it home. Had these individuals been ...

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