Survival Skills

Post-SHTF Scavenging Part 1: Vehicles

Whether you’re bugging out and passing by that old junkyard, or planning a supply run from your urban survivors’ compound – chances are you’ll run into an abandoned car or two after SHTF. Abandoned [...]

December 3, 2014 // 0 Comments

Bugging Out to the Wilderness?

If you haven’t already solidified a proper bug out plan, chances are your basic backup plan is something along the lines of hoofing it into the backwoods and enjoying the classic mountain man life of being a hermit and [...]

October 29, 2014 // 0 Comments

How To Bug Out

You waited to bug out until AFTER disaster struck, and here you are…stuck in a long line of other idiots who just sat around waiting for things to get better. Your bug out vehicle is loaded to the gills with buckets [...]

October 23, 2014 // 0 Comments

Vehicle Emergency Survival

Photo Credit: Michael Pereckas @Flickr With cold weather drawing closer and closer, it’s a good time to reexamine your vehicle emergency survival kit if you have one or start preparing one if you don’t. While [...]

September 10, 2014 // 0 Comments

Going Grey?

Going grey isn’t just about hair color anymore. So put away your box of Just For Men, and let’s talk about survival.   So what is “going grey” in a survival situation? Going grey is the ability [...]

July 30, 2014 // 0 Comments

Bug Out or Bug In?

The choice of leaving your home in the wake of a disaster, zombie uprising, or other calamity versus hunkering down is not an easy decision to make. If you don’t already have at least a basic plan of what it would [...]

July 29, 2014 // 0 Comments

Survival Shelters

From stick and debris huts to teepees and yurts, survival shelter building is a staple bushcraft skill. As part of the 4 basic needs of survival, shelter plays a crucial role in surviving in the wild. A good survival [...]

June 29, 2014 // 0 Comments

Survival Skills Are Better Than Survival Gear

In a recent article by Les Stroud of Survivorman fame, Les wrote about essential survival gear one should carry when going out in the wilderness. And as usual, Les is a pretty smart survivalist, and he knows what he’s [...]

June 17, 2014 // 0 Comments

All About Survival Fires: Fire Basics

Having fire in a survival situation can be crucial to your survival success. Whether you’re just cold, need to disinfect water, or have the luxury of having warm food cooked over a bed of coals, the need for a fire is [...]

June 12, 2014 // 0 Comments

Winter Storm Pax is here!

Winter Storm Pax has done major damage across a large portion of the US. From Texas to Maine, Pax has laid down major snowfall, up to 2 feet in various parts of Maryland and Pennsylvania, leaving hundreds of thousands [...]

February 13, 2014 // 0 Comments

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