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Spyderco Zoomer Bushcraft Knife

  Yes!  You read the title correctly!  Spyderco has produced a bushcraft knife.  If you are knife guy, do much camping or an avid bushcraft then you probably know that Spyderco isn’t really known for producing bushcraft knives. That has all changed with the Spyderco Zoomer Bushcraft Knife. Spyderco is typically really well known for their high-quality pocket knives.  In ...

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How to Use a Watch for a Compass

how to use a watch for a compass

  We know every prepper and survivalist is taught to have a compass and a map in their survival bags including EDC.  Congratulations!  You are now fully prepared to navigate through the gates of hell during the apocalypse….or are you? Are you prepared to find your way in case that you don’t have a compass packed?  Furthermore, what if the ...

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7 Awful Reasons Why Preppers Give Up

  When first getting involved with prepping there is a sense of excitement and urgency.  Skills that need to be attained and the gear that could be helpful are continually running through your mind.  Many will search the internet for hours looking for informational resources and supplies. As time goes by many preppers begin to slow their pace down. The ...

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7 Top Dangers You Will Face Bugging Out

  A lot of people have a misunderstanding of what bugging truly is.  As a result of that, the same people fantasize about it thinking it is going to be a grand old time.  So in this episode, we are going to discuss 7 top dangers you will face while bugging out and how to prepare for them. 7 Top Dangers You ...

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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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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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How To Go Off The Grid With No Money

how to go off the grid with no money

How to go off the grid with no money is a common question that many people are asking these days.  In the luxury that we take for granted today, going off the grid may seem non-sensical.  But the truth is there are hundreds of thousands of people all over North America who will choose to live off the grid. Why?  ...

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10 Urban Survival Skills To Develop Before SHTF

urban survival skills

  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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