Category Archive: Bug Out

50 Outdoor Survival Tips and Tricks

50 Outdoor Survival Tips and Tricks The majority of us are wise enough to know that bugging out into the great outdoors, shouldn’t be our plan A in a time of crisis. We know much more about how to handle things and survive off grid in our own homes then in the wild. However, as …

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International Search and Rescue Advisory Group Search and Rescue Markings

International Search and Rescue Advisory Group Search and Rescue Markings On television or in real time most of us have seen markings on buildings and walls after a disaster. If you are in the United States FEMA markings may be more familiar. See them and their meanings here >>>FEMA Search and Rescue Markings-Why You Should …

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30 Survival Tips From Les Stroud

30 Survival Tips From Les Stroud You really can’t turn on a survival based television program without hearing the name Les Stroud. In some circles he is called the king of bush craft and surviving in the wild. So who better to provide us with survival tips? See 30 survival tips at the link below from …

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Finding Wild Edibles No Matter The Location

Finding Wild Edibles No Matter The Location You know it’s wise to know what wild edibles are available in your current location. But what if you don’t happen to be there when a crisis event occurs? You know the SHTF isn’t going to happen when you are good and ready. It could happen while you …

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Building a Remote Escape Bunker

Building a Remote Escape Bunker All preparedness sites talk about an escape bunker. They were quite popular during the cold war and are regaining their popularity If you are considering building one for your family to bug out to there are some considerations you should think about before beginning the project. Where? How far from home? …

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EDC For Everyday People and Preppers

EDC For Everyday People and Preppers This post’s featured article is actually about something that preppers and everyday folk have in common… EDC (every day carry). It’s true message is to make the best of what is available while it is available! Some of today’s modern conveniences can make your life a whole lot easier …

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Off Grid Cabin Kits

Off Grid Cabin Kits I have always dreamed of a little cabin in the woods and off the grid to not only vacation at but to use as a bug out location. You know the dream right? A clean flowing river loaded with fish, lots of elk and deer, no bears, no neighbors, no distractions …

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Survival Caching Strategies

Survival Caching Strategies Many folks strongly believe in survival caching. It is a well used strategy from many warfare scenarios the Vietcong became experts not just with caches but with tunnels. I knew a gentleman in Germany who spoke of having caches hidden all across his land to avoid confiscation by the Nazis. There are methods …

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Outdoor Tips, Tricks and Techniques

Outdoor Tips, Tricks and Techniques The reliance on technology today, has left many who travel out into the wilderness for hiking and camping expeditions vulnerable if they lose their equipment. This dependency has lead to a number of injuries and even some deaths. Developing survival skills and learning the techniques that will assist you in avoiding the dangers and …

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Masking Noise and Light Signatures

Masking Noise and Light Signatures Masking the lights and sounds we make seems obvious in a SHTF scenario. But there are both sounds and light emissions that we don’t even think about. The jingle of the change in our pockets, the tickle in the back of our throats that needs to be cleared, the flash …

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