by Angela Williams Civilization and advancements in technology have reduced to the minimum manmade disasters. Even some natural disasters can be foreseen and adequately planned for. However, Mother Nature sometimes has its way and, leaves a catastrophic aftermath. In such a case, your level of preparedness is the single most important determinant of your survival. Such … [Read more...] about 8 Basic Survival Bushcraft Skills That You Ought To Know
Bushcraft and Camping
Bushcraft and camping skills. Learn how to trap and hunt anything that walks with our easy to follow survival trapping instructions, snares, deadfalls, live box traps as well as building shelter, finding water and more.
by John Brown If you are trying to also make a better hunting experience, that requires a set of different tools. With proper preparation and forethought, it can cause far less worry if something unfortunate were to happen. The following are the item or items that will make the experience more enjoyable as well as safe. Hunting Equipment This includes everything that is … [Read more...] about The 11 Indispensable Tools for the Better Hunting Expedition
by John Brown I know a lot of you out there in internet reader-land have heard this but here I go: How many times have you been in a military knife shop or on a camping trip or some other activity with a bunch of dudes carrying knives? The subject gets on best tactical knife cuz guys/gals like to talk about fighting knives and then all of a sudden you hear some kind of knife … [Read more...] about Some Common Combat or Tactical Knife Sharpening Myths or Misnomers
by Bruce Buckshot Hemming I was reading another survival blog when the age-old Semi versus Bolt gun argument came up."Our character is out wandering around after the Apocalypse ( Wastelands: Stories of the Apocalypse ) and is attacked by dogs. He gallantly fought them off with his SKS. And made the comment that he would have been dead if he had only carried a bolt-action." I … [Read more...] about Wandering The Wasteland After The Collapse
Silent Weapons - well maybe not completely silent but silent enough to not draw attention to yourself... The value of silence under certain survival conditions could literally mean the difference between life and death for the survivor. Taking game silently could be essential in keeping your location secret and avoiding potential threats, or frightening away every other animal … [Read more...] about Six Silent Hunting Weapons That Can Save Your Life When SHTF
How to make a paracord bracelet is a popular topic in prepper circles and making paracord survival bracelets can also be a fun (and profitable) hobby. Check out the tutorials below to find out how to make a paracord survival bracelet. Make a Mad Max Style Paracord Survival Bracelet How to Make a Trilobite Jawbone Paracord Bracelet Tutorial How To Make A "Daisy" Parachute … [Read more...] about How To Make Paracord Survival Bracelets | DIY Survival Prepping
By James Ballou If you’re like me you always seem to have more sharp tools around the house than proper fitting protective covers for them. A large number of the bargain knives I routinely find at yard sales and flea markets are purchased without sheaths, and other common cutting tools like scissors and chisels rarely wear point or edge protectors, anyway. Even so, I always … [Read more...] about How To Protect The Edges of Your Knives and Tools!
by Tony Nester Prepper Survival Skills: Tools and Tips for Living Off the Land Living off the land is a skill that can pay off in large dividends if you are stranded in the wilds long-term; want to add more variety into your daily diet at home and reduce food bills; or be prepared in the event of a grid-down situation where the grocery shelves empty. Having taught extended … [Read more...] about Prepper Survival Skills: Tools and Tips for Living Off the Land