Lifestraw

Life_strawI have lost my bearing and do not know which way to go!  It is getting dark in a hurry in this forest and from the taste in my mouth I was

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Stranded

car broken downOh no, my car just stopped running. I am stuck in the woods all alone and my cell phone battery is dead, what am I to do?

Is this a fear of yours? Most people have a fear of being stuck out in the woods, desert or snow all alone and not Continue reading “Stranded”

What can you do with 550 cord?

550_cordI have found that if you do not have any 550 cord around, then you are not a survivalist!  No  am just kidding.  When I was in the Military I would find myself having tons of this (no not making the silly survival bracelets) but hanging up aprivacy barrier between cots, clothes line and etc.  It was awesome, just knowing I had some in my pack when we went on patrols. But understand this Continue reading “What can you do with 550 cord?”

Glad I had the right belt!

Survival_beltWalking for miles now and all I can think of is keep going west, I am sure that is where I saw a town in that direction from where my helicopter crashed.  As I was walking  in a straight line I had to pass through mountains and thick trees in order to keep my bearing in line because you can get lost in thick forest,  when all of the sudden I had to stop!  Stop indeed, I walked

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Fire! Fire! What else would you need for your Bug Out?

fire-starter Now do you have one?  Love this review!!

One quick tip for you today,  Have you ever thought about having a fire starter log with you in your 72 hours kit, car kit or hiking backpack!  That’s right! a small fire starter log can help you survive a cold night, Continue reading “Fire! Fire! What else would you need for your Bug Out?”

Survival Metrics E&E kits

tumblr_ndlt7s69Uc1skaxu8o1_1280Can you Survive behind enemy lines?  If you want to survive then you need to read this review on Survival Metrics E&E kits.

It was1530hrs, the wind was at half value towards 11 o’clock and the sun was Continue reading “Survival Metrics E&E kits”

Hot Showers in the woods!

Solar-showerWow! what a great idea for your Emergency pack!  Check out the review…

When people talk about camping some think it is to much trouble to be out in the woods, sleeping in a tent and living next to a camp fire.  But what is it with them?  I think of it more like living in style!  Why do you have Continue reading “Hot Showers in the woods!”

Strikeforce #1 flint & steel

StrikeForceThere I was running for what seemed like for hours!  Stopping off the trail for the night, I am very wet from sweating and if I do not get a fire going before night fall I will freeze.  This is very bad, lucky I carrier Continue reading “Strikeforce #1 flint & steel”