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best bug out bags and backpacks

Top 5 Best Bug Out Bags

Bug out bags are an important necessity  when you’re up against a SHTF survival scenario. Choosing the best bug out bag is CRUCIAL  for you and your families survival depending on the time length you need to rely on it for. These bug...

Storing Water

Storing Water

The human body needs between two and four liters (1/2 to 1 gallon) of drinking water per day—even more if you’re working hard or in intense heat. In emergency situations, having water on hand is critical. Since most of us don’t live next...

Survival Kit

Got Your Survival Kit Covered? Think Again!

Imagine that you wake up tomorrow morning, turn on the news, and are greeted by warnings of a coming hurricane. Would you be prepared? What if the situation was worse? A declaration of war by a nuclear power or the accidental release of a...

Pitch Glue

How to Make Improvised Pitch Glue

In a survival or grid-down situation, the ability to create glue can be invaluable. Glue can be used to bond together improvised weapons and tools, repair clothing and tarps, set traps, seal shelters, and more. But today, almost 100% of glue is...

Economic Collapse

Understanding Economic Collapse

The global economy is fragile. Unlike wealth in the past, which was based on real goods—food, water, wood, and so on—today’s wealth is fictitious. What this means is that the majority of money today is based on speculation, doubt, and...

Map and Compass Navigation

Map and Compass Navigation

Modern GPS technology is great, but it has two major flaws: GPS units require batteries, and they can break. These are major drawbacks in any grid-down or survival situation. For these reasons and more, maps and compass are still the best means...

Perennial Homesteading

Have you Considered Perennial Homesteading?

Are you prepared to grow your own food? If a disaster with long-term ramifications strikes, even the most well-stocked reserves in the world aren’t going to last forever. Eventually, you’re going to have to think about homesteading...

Survival knives

Top 5 Survival Knives

Survival Knife Top 5 knife is really a multi purpose tool. It can be used to make a shelter, slice wood for kindling, as a first aid tool and as a weapon. Having a good knife is imperative for your survival. A-1003 Fixed Blade Knife The U.S...

Navigation Basics

Navigation Basics

There are many situations in which knowing how to navigate is important. In any emergency, roads may be clogged, unsafe, or completely destroyed. In a wilderness setting, there won’t be any roads: just open country to traverse. And even in a...

Communication

Grid-Down Communication Methods

Many people discuss various ways to prepare for emergencies, including basic precautions like stockpiling food, water, and other supplies. But one of the most important things in any emergency — and something that’s rarely discussed — is...