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Bug Out or Hunker Down During a Disaster? You need to Plan for Both

Urban Survival Gear: 7 Tools Designed for Urban Survival

Urban Survival & Wilderness Survival are two very different things. When looking for Survival Kits for Rural or Urban Environments, make sure you …

Marketing

Six Weird Ways to Start a Survival Fire Without a Lighter or Matches

GIF<p>The times when you need a fire and the times when you have things to start a fire easily don’t necessarily coincide. For those instances, when …

Super Survival Kit: 18 Essential Items for Backcountry Hunters

Go off the grid, and things can get ugly pronto. You need a kit that’s easy to carry and packed with everything you need to weather a three-day blow …

Be Prepared With This 19-Function Leatherman Multi-Tool

610<p>SHARES<p>The concept of having all your essential tools right there in your pocket is nice. The idea of being able to actually survive in the wild …

Knives

Morakniv Packs A Full-Sized Survival Knife into a Compact Body

Morakniv Packs A Full-Sized Survival Knife into a Compact Body Want a full-featured survival knife without all of the weight and bulk? Morakniv has …

9 Excellent Everyday Carry Flashlights

<b>Editor’s Note:</b> This post has been updated with new picks for 2017. You can find last year’s picks on Page 2.<p>A good EDC flashlight should have some, …

Gear & Gadgets

Tomahawk head or is it a Viking axe?

17 Critical Survival Items You Gotta Store For A Crisis

While stockpiling food is an important part of preparing to face a disaster, your stockpiling shouldn’t be limited to just food. Experience has shown …

After the Fall: Bug Out Bag Essentials Checklist

The Bug Out Bag (BOB), emergency preparedness kit, disaster kit, GOOD (Get Out Of Dodge) bag, grab bag, 72-Hour kit, INCH (I’m Never Coming Home) …

Surviving a Winter Storm: Cold Weather Survival Tips

Weather

Talking to Family about Preparedness: How to get your family to start prepping for disasters.

Snowshoeing: Your Guide to Winter Hiking

One of the first secrets to understanding snowshoeing is this: if you can walk, you can snowshoe. All it takes is a dozen perfectly normal strides to …

Winter Survival: How To Start A Fire In The Snow

With winter here and global warming a thing of the past (now it’s climate change or something), knowing how to start a fire in the snow may save your …

The First Aid Supplies Checklist You Can't Live Without

Shares 2K<p>It is appalling how few people in the United States (and beyond) have a fully stocked first aid kit or nevertheless know how to use the …

First Aid

The 10 Best Store-Bought Fire Starters

➞ We know we should be saving all that dryer lint for fire starter and shaving pine branches into feather sticks. But some of us are just plain lazy. …

L.L.Bean

7 Survival Skills You Should Know

Written by Guest Contributor on The Prepper Journal.The seven survival skills mentioned below are the most basic ones that you should be mastering …

Communication Skills

4 Reasons You Should Never Drink Untreated Water in a Survival Situation

Safe drinking water can make or break an emergency situation. And contrary to many survival TV shows, it’s never wise to drink raw water from sources …

Morakniv Mora of Sweden Bushcraft Survival Knife 4-1/8 inch Black Carbon Steel Blade, Fire Starter and Sheath, Black Rubberized Handle

Customer Reviews<p>(11 reviews)<p><b>4.9</b> out of <b>5</b> stars<p>Kilty M<p>Canada<p>Feb 02, 2016<p>Pros: Blade Material, Sheath/Scabbard, Handle Material, Weight, Overall …

How to Build the Perfect Survival Camp

+++ Mixed Signals<p><b>1 |</b> Build a fire in an open area, such as a ridgetop. Stack green boughs beside it so you’ll be ready to make a smoke signal to …

Handsfree

The Ultimate Bug-Out Bag

That ragged guy on the street corner howling about the end of the world might be onto something. Think about it for a moment. Every morning it seems …

Reality TV

Winter Bivvying – How To Stay Warm In A World Of Cold

Winter means different things to different people. Moreover, the degree of winter conditions as you range from the tropics to higher latitudes varies …

Cycling

5 Essential Long-Term Survival Skills Everyone Should Know

For the sake of discussion, lets say that some kind of SHTF / TEOTWAWKI event has happened. What essential survival skills may you and your family …

Natural Disasters

Axe Safety In Camp: Care, Attention And Good Habits

An axe has more weight, more leverage and more momentum than a knife. Moreover, when out camping or making a journey, we tend not to be wearing any …

Woodworking

Prepping 101 - Preppers List of Supplies

OK, so you have decided that you want to take steps to protect your family from unseen events. You may not know what events to plan for or you could …

Get Home Bags: Everything you need to Safely Get Home During a Disaster

An Emergency Winter Survival Shelter For The Forest

When snow falls in the forest, you have multiple winter shelter designs to choose from. One of the classic northern forest shelters is a lean-to with …

Bushcraft

Jerven Fjellduken review - Multi purpose bivvy bag

32 Survival Skills Your Child Should Know and Be Able to Do ASAP!

Knowledge is something that takes time to develop, so <b>we need to start teaching the next generation now.</b> In case God forbid, our children are left to …