There are a lot of dangerous animals out there. All over the world, from oceans to deserts to tundras, you can find a wide variety of all natural killing machines. And nobody in their right mind would want to meet any of these. However, if you had to pick, one of your last choices would be the mountain lion or cougar. One of the most deadly predators in North America, they're deadly animals and are capable of many frightening things, despite an honestly very cute face. They are cunning, they've got prowess, they've got speed, and they've … [Read more...] about Nobody Wants to Come Across a Cougar, But if it Happens, Here’s Exactly What NOT to Do:
When we're all discussing and learning about SHTF and survival, there are a whole lot of lessons, ideas, theories, and tips being thrown around and shared all the time. It can lead to a whole lot of contradiction. And usually, it doesn't matter too much, as most people's information has some truth or substance to it. But every once in a while, whether it's poorly thought out, events have been improperly analyzed, or some crazy person gets a hold of a computer, there are a few things that we hear that are in fact totally wrong! Like I … [Read more...] about These Prepper Theories and Ideas Are False. Find Out Why it’s Imperative to Stop Believing in Them…
Waste is all too common nowadays. Society as a whole rarely gives thought to any second uses for items. Rarely do any of us try to reuse anything. Right off the bat, that's incredibly wasteful, and not to mention bad for the planet and environment. But this isn't an environmentalist website; this is about survival. And so I'm saying we should all still try and reuse things anyways because it's extremely useful and beneficial to do so. You're coming up with other uses for things you'd otherwise throw away. It's free helpful materials and … [Read more...] about 17 Survival Tricks That’ll Prove That Old Gardening Hose isn’t Useless After All!
There are a lot of various valuable resources we need for survival. Things like food and water, which we constantly need and have to rely on. And there's no problem with that. Our need for these resources is just how things are. However, have you ever tried looking at those valuable resources and items differently? As in, not just ways to survive. Well, whether you have or haven't, you may have to if SHTF. If you find yourself in any kind of SHTF situation, then the possibility these resources may be needed for trade and barter could be … [Read more...] about The 10 Commodities That Will Most Likely Become Valuable for Trading After an Economic Collapse:
Often when we're learning about prepping and working on our skills, we tend to focus on the big things. We concentrate on the major facts that help us avoid a given region or the big skills that make up a lot of our survival ability. Of course, that's not a bad thing. Those are important aspects of survival, and shouldn't be so quickly overlooked. However, it is good to add more substance to your survival skills and solidify your chances of surviving post-collapse. And one of the best ways to do that is to take a break from that and focus … [Read more...] about 12 Random Yet Useful Hacks That’ll Make Going Through a Survival Situation More Manageable
When it comes to prepping, there's a lot of gear and supplies we find ourselves handling. We end up needing so many different pieces of equipment for so many different things. But, let's be honest with ourselves, we don't need all that stuff. Sure, some of it, or even most of it comes in handy to some degree, but when prepping or especially when bugging out, you've got to cut down what you have, as you can't have too much with you. You've got limited storage. However, there are some tools that you can utilize that fall under an entirely … [Read more...] about 10 Vehicles That Are Vital Assets to Have When Bugging Out
As humans, I think it's safe to say we're the most dangerous creatures on the planet. There's nothing even close to as smart as us, and definitely nothing that can cause destruction like we do. We're a pretty destructive force as a whole. That doesn't mean we can always best nature. Sometimes, the natural world gets the best of us, especially when we're on our own. After all, we may be smarter, but we're way less well-equipped to handle the wilderness, physically speaking. Most of the time, in the outdoors, it's the things out there that … [Read more...] about Here are 4 of Nature’s Biggest Threats and Why it’s NEVER a Good Idea to Try and Outrun Them
I'm sure many of us are familiar with multi-use survival tools. They're often a big key to proper survival. Being able to do so much with way less is definitely helpful, as it allows for more room for other supplies. Everybody loves an excellent multi-use tool. But, isn't it great when we find ourselves coming across other things that are multi-use? Specifically, natural resources. There's a lot you need when you're trying to survive in the wilderness, so why not get as much as you can out of whatever you're using? And one of the best … [Read more...] about 5 Mind-Boggling Survival Uses From a Pine Tree That Can Save a Person’s Life
I think it's fair to assume most of us are at least somewhat satisfied with our current lives. Otherwise, we'd have changed something by now, wouldn't we? But occasionally, for whatever reason, you might not be enjoying your life the way it is, or some aspect of it. There are several ways you can go about this, but the extreme route that every so often someone may take is total disappearance. It might sound the like the plot to some drama or thriller movie (I doubt it isn't already), but you don't have to be an international super spy … [Read more...] about A Guide to Disappearing Off the Map: Be Gone and Untrackable!
Survival has been around for ages, ever since we existed. Our ancestors used it to be able to live at all, and while now living is more luxurious, some of us use it just as much. And yet, despite all of the various developments and inventions over the years, survival has only ever slightly changed. However, that's not just a coincidence. You'd think by now we'd have considerably changed and modified survival, but in fact, we haven't, as it still works. Everything we did back in the day works just as well now. Our ancestors had much worse … [Read more...] about Crucial Items Cowboys of the Wild West Always Carried and Relied on for Survival