How To Build A Survival Shelter: Tarp-Tent and Lean-to

Learn how to build a survival shelter with a few rudimentary tools, and you will have a leg-up is SHTF. Many outdoorsmen, long-distance hikers, and military personnel rely on Tarps for emergency shelter because they are lightweight, can be carried from location to location, and are easy to deploy. The tarp is also excellent when … Read more

Affordable Survival Food: Beginners Guide

Affordable survival food like white rice, beans, wheat, and other dry staple food has been tried and tested over thousands of years: they are the best affordable survival food option and have the most extended shelf-life. I personally stockpile every food on this list. Some of them I don’t like, i.e. canned meat but I … Read more

Survive Societal Collapse: Guide To Picking A Bug Out Location

If you want to survive a societal collapse, start looking for a bug-out location, preferably to move there full-time. I just moved to the Florida panhandle, so I’m on the hunt for a new bug-out location. After doing hours of research on the internet, I concluded that there isn’t a perfect bug-out location, but some … Read more

.22lr vs. 9mm For A Bug-out Bag

At first glance, 9mm seems like the clear choice for your bug-out bag 9mm has more kinetic energy, and it is specifically designed for combat, but 9mm ammo is much heavier than .22lr. The issue when choosing between the two calibers is the pack weight. I am not a professional, and I’m siding with 22lr … Read more

16 Elements Of A Bug-Out-Bag: Bugging Out On Foot

The Bug-out bag (BOB), also called an INCH bag or Go Bag is a pre-packed emergency backpack filled with food, water, shelter, clothing, and equipment, a survival kit for walking away from a natural or manmade disaster. The bag should be pre-packed so you can hit the ground running. A Bug-out-bag bag should provide enough … Read more

Bug-out Definition: Emergency Prepping

The term Bug-out was first used by U.S. troops during WWII but didn’t become common military slang until the Korean War during this period it meant to leave a location quickly when being over-run my enemy forces. In preppers it’s a little different but the same concept. A bug-out situation in prepping occurs when a … Read more

Survival Clothing Guide: Layering For Survival

After water, clothing is the most crucial thing in your bug-out bag. When trekking out of an emergency on foot, suitable clothing can mean the difference between life and death. The Kind of clothing you pick for survival is determined by your climate and the time of year, but the concept is the same regardless … Read more