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equipment for surviving hostile environments

The Hilleberg Nallo 3

SnoManFebruary 14, 20147 min read
The Hilleberg Nallo 3

I love my Warbonnet Blackbird hammock (video), but for bugging out I need a tent. Sure, with a hammock you don’t need flat ground. Sure, you can hang it in a thicket. Sure, it is far and away the most…

Benefits of Wool Gear

SnoManFebruary 4, 201411 min read
Benefits of Wool Gear

I’ve been prepping most of my life, and to this day I’m constantly revising and improving my plans. Lately, I have rediscovered an interest in natural fiber clothing for outdoor activities and bushcraft. I didn’t originate this idea; in my…

Urban Survival Bug Out Bags

SnoManDecember 31, 201317 min read
Urban Survival Bug Out Bags

The 1% are becoming concerned about societal breakdown due to economic decline or collapse. In a recent article at Marotta Wealth Management, David Marotta advises his wealthy clients to be like a survivalist and get a bug out bag. The…

7 Survival Cache Containers

SnoManDecember 31, 20123 min read
7 Survival Cache Containers

This is part 2 of the Survival Cache series. Part 1 covered the suggested packing list for a survival cache. Read Part 1. A survival cache doesn’t necessarily have to be buried in the ground. You can stow a supply…

7 Must-Have Items in a Bugout Bag

SnoManDecember 6, 20128 min read
7 Must-Have Items in a Bugout Bag

  A bug out bag is one of the first things a new prepper tackles — and for good reason. The bug out bag (a.k.a bugout bag, BOB, get out of dodge bag, ready bag, 72-hour bag) is your go-to…

Survival Cache Part 1 — Packing List

SnoManNovember 25, 20124 min read
Survival Cache Part 1 — Packing List

This is Part 1 of a series. Read Part 2 — 7 Survival Cache Containers. A survival cache (pronounced “cash”) is a supply of goods hidden away for emergencies. When preparing a survival cache, you need to consider the following…

The Solo Stove is Light and Stealthy

SnoManJuly 12, 20122 min read

Today Jack Phoenix shows you another great piece of survival gear: The Solo Stove. Watch Jack demonstrate this handy little camp stove in this next episode of Doomsday Survival Skills.  How the Solo Stove Works The double-wall design of the…

The Firebox Campstove

SnoManApril 10, 20122 min read
The Firebox Campstove

  Thanks to an SNO reader for another excellent recommendation. The Firebox camp stove allows you to burn almost any fuel source, anywhere. It’s great for camping, or any survival situation that you may find yourself in. A little on…

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