If there's anyone we can trust for advice on surviving it's definitely the Native Americans. They've lived utilizing survival methods for hundreds of years and mastered them well. They know their way around nature more than anyone else -- including most survivalists. So if there's anyone we should look to for advice it's Native Americans and their amazing traditions. It's their methods and traditions that many preppers have applied today and have helped them prepare for what is to come. In particular, one of the most important … [Read more...] about (Video) Man Ties Big Branches Together to Create a Remarkable Shelter That We Must Muster as Well
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There are factors to understand about survival situations. When out in the wild it's expected that things are going to get dirty, uncomfortable, and rough. After all, when spending time in harsh conditions with fewer supplies it's going to be a different type of situation to get used to. However, as preppers, it's important to be prepared for a variety of uncomfortable circumstances. In order to thrive in any environment, it's important to accept the fact that you're going to have to face some unsavory places. To accept the challenge of … [Read more...] about A Genius Survival Trick That’ll Prevent Any Infection
In a survival situation, an EMP taking place is likely scenario. In fact, it's one of the most likely scenarios to take place during a disaster. And we all know what an EMP does: the technology fails in the area. It's scary to consider that happening, but it's possible. When an EMP takes place not only will it knock the electricity in your home, but all machinery, communications, and lighting devices will fail too. One thing we tend to overlook is we won't have functioning vehicles, which is why we must have a plan B. It's an unavoidable … [Read more...] about (Video) Man Builds Ultimate Bug-Out Bicycle in Case of EMP. Just Check Out the Final Product!
If SHTF and you're caught off guard, chances are you'll be sent running. Unfortunately, that's more likely of a scenario than we like to think. While having everything ready and prepped at home is never a bad idea, there's always a chance that location could become compromised for a number of reasons. Due to this risk, it's often important to have other backup plans so you're covered even if things do go wrong. And of course, when people do this, they make a bug out plan. Few strategies of emergency survival are more common and effective … [Read more...] about Tips on Creating the Perfect Bug Out Bag Setup
When it comes to survival and prepping, especially out in the wilderness, we tend to often work alongside or rely on nature. From the resources it has to offer to the shelter and protection it can provide, there are so many benefits we can acquire from nature itself. It's no wonder that wilderness survival is so successful if you take fewer items and live off the land! Obviously, nature is extremely helpful and beneficial in many cases. Few things can't be solved or helped by something natural. However, nature also has its fair share of … [Read more...] about The Genius and All-Natural Herbicide We Can Make With Only 3 Ingredients!
In any survival situation, there are many different materials and resources we rely on to survive. Each of these things has its own purpose and uses, all with various challenges to acquiring it. Because of this, survival can always be a difficult task, as we have to devote a lot of work to obtain what we need. However, some of these resources are obviously more difficult to obtain than others. And since this is the case, that also means acquiring some of these materials takes more work than others. Depending on your priorities and … [Read more...] about The Amazing Waterproof Fire Starter Every Prepper Needs
In any survival situation, your resources and supplies that you have at your disposal always end up being quite pivotal. After all, their effectiveness and amounts are what can really give you an advantage or boost, even in a dire situation. It's no wonder people spend so much time ensuring they have all of their needs met in any survival scenario. However, due to this need of all kinds of materials and resources, it becomes extremely important to always have the right ones around. So, when you lose one of them, for whatever reason, you've … [Read more...] about Genius Survival Uses for Coffee Tins
After SHTF, it's only going to be a matter of time before we run out of most resources, items, and commodities. In just a short amount of time, most things will have been taken or used up. Because of this, you'll mainly have to rely on the supplies you've already prepped. However, that's not the end of it. While you may be able to do just fine with your prepped supplies for a while, you will need some more resources eventually. It's just not possible to store an endless supply of necessary items. So, what happens if you do start to run … [Read more...] about The Best Places to Scavenge for Resources and Equipment After a Collapse
When it comes to what's put inside everybody's bug out bags and survival kits, there is so much variation on the gear each of us chooses. It's extremely unlikely you could ever compare two preppers' bags and say they're the exact same. The truth of the matter is we each have our own priorities, circumstances, and needs, which in turn causes a variety in our survival gear. Now for the most part, that not only makes sense, but it's how things should be. Copying someone down to the last detail may seem like a good idea if they're experienced, … [Read more...] about Vital Reasons Why a Person Should Always Have a Paracord Bracelet With Them
Prepping is obviously the way to go about an impending survival or SHTF situation. Yet, it's tough to actually know if we're doing the right thing. Sure, we can all share tips and advice, make estimations, and come up with new and improved ideas, but it won't always be enough. When it comes down to it, there's only one thing you can truly do to see if you're ready: and that's testing yourself. While that's a bit tricky to do in terms of societal collapses, it's not so hard to practice survival limits and such, as long as you know what you're … [Read more...] about The Survival Challenge That Will Test a Person’s Mettle