How to Build a Super Shelter (and Whether or Not You Should)

Whether you get lost deep in the woods or society completely crumbles, it’s going to be imperative to find shelter right away. In many cases, this means creating your own shelter out of nearby supplies. We have showcased several simplistic shelter builds in the past, and we’ve also touched on the concept of a super shelter. Now it’s time to dig more deeply into the super … [Read more...]




10 Survival Myths That Will Get You Killed in an Emergency

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If you’re a prepper, then the name of the game is survival. But what happens when the "survival" tactics you've been taught turn out to be a pack of lies? Unfortunately, there's a TON of misinformation swirling around the survivalism movement. Some of it simply doesn't work at all, putting your plans in serious danger of failure or collapse. Some of these myths will … [Read more...]




Top 8 Wildest Cat Encounters Caught on Camera [VIDEO GALLERY]

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Next: Can You Spot The Stalking Mountain Lion? (He's Right There!) If you've ever wondered how difficult it really is to spot a cougar in the wild, you need to watch this video. Although we don't think of the mountain lion's coat as being "camouflaged," the light color does a pretty good job concealing their hiding spots in a wide variety of climates. But as you can … [Read more...]




10 Most Amazing Places to Camp on the East Coast

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Camping is one of the best ways to unwind from the hustle and bustle of modern life. It provides the perfect opportunity to go off the grid, spend time in nature and practice skills such as building a fire. There are several fantastic camping locations to choose from throughout the U.S. that offer everything from a lot of seclusion to a temporary community of like-minded … [Read more...]