Plenty of edible plants grow in the countryside. Many weeds are actually very nutritious but go to waste. Many people are learning the skill of foraging to look for and gather food for free.
I had my “earthquake survival kit" on my to-do list for two years. Does this sound familiar? Here's a detailed list of all the things you'll need to survive the big one.
Ice storms are the most dangerous and destructive winter weather event. Depending on the severity of a particular ice storm, they can literally paralyze entire regions of affected area.
A wilderness survival kit needs to include tools for starting a fire, light, signaling for rescue, food, water, making shelter and more.
Oilskins are hard wearing, durable, tough, waterproof, windproof, and have been very well known to last for literally generations. They are a great, natural alternative choice to synthetics and "break it, buy a new one"...
It's one thing to want to live off grid. But are you considering taking it to the extreme? If you thought about it, then lets look at some things you need to consider.
It is an absolute miracle we made it to Cairo. I'm currently 42 years old and in retrospect, I cannot endorse traveling a long distance via standard canoe on a large river. For those who choose to go ahead and do so I...
My personal account and review of Mountain Shepherd Wilderness Survival School, located in Virginia. This school is run by a former Air Force S.E.R.E instructor.
(videos and photo illustrations) Explains why you should be prepared? What supplies you should have and tips on items and uses for each recommend item stored in your duffle bag.
Would you like to know how to memorize maps without pulling out your hair in the process ? I know that most teachers tell you to draw a map and to fill in the names of countries again and again. This method works, but...