The key to building an emergency shelter is knowing how to improvise. Whatever the situation, whatever materials you have, if you need shelter from the elements, you’ll have to make do.
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Assessing the environment, climate, your physical condition, and materials on hand are the first steps in understanding your immediate emergency shelter needs
The Athabasca 24 is the ideal Everyday Carry pack for the urban prepper who wants a non-tactical look.
Here’s an everyday carry solution for people who don’t want to carry a backpack or fanny pack.
The survival knife is the quintessential survival tool. No outdoorsman should ever be without one; we’ll show you how to choose one wisely.
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As a faithful everyday carrier, I have long touted the Maxpedition Sitka Gearslinger as the best EDC bag in world, so what could possibly make me switch to the Falcon 2 backpack, also from Maxpedition? It took a lot to make me take the plunge, but I have the satisfaction of still carrying one of the best bags on the planet.
The ability to build a fire is the paradigmatic survival skill. Whatever else you’ve done to prepare for emergency situations, if you can’t build a fire you might as well give up and die. Well, maybe it’s not quite that bad.