Gloves are an important part of being prepared but not all gloves are the same. While tough and rugged gloves for picking up junk or doing digging work are one … Read More
Interested in Survival Gear?
Welcome to our guide to the best survival gear planning and reviews. With so much to choose from out there it can be hard to decide just what you need to make it through those hard times. From finding the best multi tool to putting together your bug out bag, you will find what you need to get started and expand your preps right here!
Don’t forget to read up what clothing and footwear you need to consider to get through in your unique climate and be sure to brush up on the current offerings of personal water filters out there that can provide thousands of gallons of lifesaving water for you and your family.
Tools & Weapons
Having the right tools and also being prepared to defend yourself and your family are important. From the best multi tool to picking out a non lethal weapon, you will find something to suit your situation in these posts.
Fire & Cooking
Not everyone is used to cooking very often or even having to get a fire going. Our guide to rocket stoves and our post on firestarters is a good way to get started.
Clothing & Footwear
Just because clothing and footwear is plentiful now doesn’t mean it will be in a long emergency. Having the right clothing for your climate and for different seasons is crucial regardless if you are planning on staying in place or bugging out.
General & Misc
A lightweight and portable filter is something everyone should have. Our guides can help you find the right ones.
Bug Out & EDC Bags
Creating a bug out bag is one of the first things a lot of preppers do. There are a lot of pre put together options you can buy to get started and then add on to or you can budget a little at a time and build your own custom bag.
We can also show you how to put together an every day carry bag that can help out if you find yourself in a situation on your commute, at work, or running errands.
Gas Masks & Biological Defense
Do you have a gas mask? If not you should consider having at least a breathing mask for protection against airborne pathogens and biological weapons. Our guide to the best gas masks offers a lot of approachable options.
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Sometimes it is easy for people to assume that an emergency bag is an emergency bag. The truth is that it is very important to distinguish your purpose when designing … Read More
Regardless of some of the recent weather trends, grilling season is close at hand. Matt and I like to cook outside sometimes when weather allows. We sometimes do it just … Read More
I have to admit I was surprised at how many uses a lot of the entrenching tools on the market today can offer the prepared person. The prices of the … Read More
Given the current level of violence and the fear of it becoming more widespread over time, there has been some interest in bullet proof backpacks. Some parents have considered this … Read More
When it comes to using a knife, keeping a good edge on it is essential for getting a job done efficiently and safely. I have heard some people say that … Read More
This 72 hour pack put together by Ready Project is designed to offer a variety of food, water, medical supplies, and more for a single person. Loaded with all the … Read More
There is a whole world of multi tools out there to choose from. Before you go shopping there are some things to consider so you make the choice that is … Read More
Composting toilets are not for everyone but they do have their place in off grid living under some circumstances. One of the most important things is knowing how a system … Read More
Fishing has always been a part of my life. When I was a kid, I would fish with my Dad and Uncle at the lakes in the North Cascades. Then … Read More
The importance of a good belt is something that one doesn’t notice until it is an issue. Tactical belts allow you to keep your pants up, hands free, and keep … Read More