Knowing how to build a fire is something that every outdoor enthusiast should know how to do. No matter whether you’re into camping, backpacking or even if you just want to live off the land - you have to...
We think of ourselves today as being well educated, yet we lack most of the common knowledge that even our ancestors possessed. Sure, nowadays you can find out almost anything you want by searching on Google, but what if...
Preserving meat in the wilderness is not an easy task, but if you want to be able to live off the land like your ancestors did, then you need to learn how to preserve meat in the wild without...
The best part about fishing is that it’s always a great way to put some food on the table. You don’t need to go out and buy an artificial lure from the store just to go fishing either. Just get...
You never know when a dog may attack you out of nowhere.  It could happen while you’re out running around the neighborhood, hiking down your favorite trail, or while doing any other random activity outside. You never know. If a canine...
A common question that I often read on prepper/survival forums is can you drink water from a swimming pool in the event of an emergency?  I figured this would be a great topic for me to research since I’m thinking...
One key aspect of being a survivalist is knowing how to start a fire. Of course there is always the conventional way; a striker and some tinder, but what if you don’t have the resources available? Maybe amidst the...