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Best Survival Bow for Newbies & Veterans

best survival bow

When you think of a survival bow, images of Daryl from The Walking Dead slaying zombie scum may come to mind.  However, a survival bow can be used in many different ways besides surviving the zombie apocalypse.  So in this post, we are going to talk about how a bow can be used in survival and help you find the ...

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Best Bag for Bugging Out When SHTF

best bag for bugging out

  If you are ever forced to bug out in an SHTF scenario you need to have a way to carry survival gear and supplies until you are able to reach your bug out location.  You could pack some supplies in your vehicle. However, that doesn’t really help if you are forced to bug out on foot.  So then the ...

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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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