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How To Choose A Bug Out Location

bug out location

  The concept of bugging out is a popular one among survivalists, and with mostly good reason. If you are ever ordered to evacuate your home or area by the authorities, or if death is certain if you stay, then bugging out will really be your only viable option. Though of course, bugging out is not always necessarily the best ...

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The Ultimate Bug Out Bag Checklist

bug out bag checklist

  One of the simplest preparations that you can make for any kind of disaster is to put together a bug out bag. Also known as a go-to bag or a 3 day/72 hour survival kit, a bug out bag is simply the backpack of survival items that you grab to take with you should you ever need to evacuate ...

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The Top 5 Best Places To Live Off The Grid

best places to live off the grid

  The decision to go and live off the grid is one of the biggest life decisions that you can possibly make, and one of the most important choices that you will have to make as part of that decision is where you will choose to go off the grid.  However, many people don’t know the best places to live ...

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Rural vs Urban Prepping: Which is Best?

rural vs urban prepping

  In this episode, we are going to stir the pot.  Rural vs Urban prepping has always been a contentious topic in the preparedness community. There have been healthy debates on which type of prepper has the greatest chance of survival in a collapse scenario. In this episode, I will be sharing some of the advantages and disadvantages that I ...

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10 Urban Survival Skills To Develop Before SHTF

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  Disaster preparedness and survival can basically be divided into two separate categories: rural and urban.  Let’s focus on the latter of those two.  Urban survival will arguably be more difficult than rural, and thus, the urban survival skills that you develop and apply will be a little different than the ones you would for rural areas. Urban areas have ...

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Keeping Your .22 Ready for Bugging Out

  As a prepper, you know the importance of having the right gun ready to go when SHTF. In emergency situations, you might need to escape from your current location and reach your hideout, where you’ll have access to food, water, shelter, and security. To get past any enemies or bad guys you may encounter, you’ll need both outdoor skills ...

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Is Canned Water Ideal for Your Emergency Supply?

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  Typically when you think of emergency water supply you think of storing it in plastic bottles and jugs.  Canned water doesn’t even cross your mind.  When I think of canned beverages I think of craft beer and sodas…No, I’m not a hipster. As I began to build my prepper water storage supply I began to hear about canned water.  ...

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Winter Bug Out Bag Essentials for When SHTF

winter bug out bag

  A winter bug out bag may be essential in an SHTF scenario.  Bugging out in the winter brings its own set of challenges and threats.  These are uniquely different to bugging out in different seasons. Bugging out in winter will make one vulnerable to threats like frostbite and hypothermia.  On top of that, there are different challenges in the ...

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How to Prepare for the Coming Civil War

how to prepare for the coming civil war

  “A nation divided against itself cannot stand.” Lately, in the United States, we have been experiencing a lot of divisions.  Tensions are increasing and we are hearing the rumor of a civil war.  So in this post, we are going to talk about how to prepare for the coming civil war. No longer do we remember the saying “united ...

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Why Preppers Will Die When SHTF

why preppers will die

  Sadly, many preppers are going to die when SHTF.  Labeling yourself as a prepper doesn’t guarantee that you will survive or that you have it all figured out.  In this post, I’m going to discuss why preppers will die when SHTF. Our goal as a prepper is to extend our survivability.  That is all we can do.  No matter ...

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