10 Places to Avoid At All Costs When the Grid Goes Down

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The amount of thought most survivalists put into where to go to escape a SHTF grid collapse is nothing short of impressive. Remote cabins, bunkers, ranches, wilderness areas with survival supplies buried in crates... it's safe to say that "bug-out" planning is a popular topic. But there's another, perhaps even more important, topic that gets a lot less attention: Where NOT … [Read more...]




10 Places to Avoid At All Costs When the Grid Goes Down

Fire in the city overview

The amount of thought most survivalists put into where to go to escape a SHTF grid collapse is nothing short of impressive. Remote cabins, bunkers, ranches, wilderness areas with survival supplies buried in crates... it's safe to say that "bug-out" planning is a popular topic. But there's another, perhaps even more important, topic that gets a lot less attention: Where NOT … [Read more...]




5 Mortgage-Free Survival Cabin Ideas

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It's no secret that many of us within the self-reliance movement would absolutely love to build a survival cabin in the wilderness... Both to enjoy on the weekends AND to serve as a bug-out location in a long period of social/economic turmoil. The problem for most of us, as it is with most dreams, is being able to afford this dream. Buying property costs money, then on top … [Read more...]




DIY Hillbilly Water Bottle Filter [STEP-BY-STEP]

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A good survival filtration system is a must-have for any survival stockpile or bug-out bag. The reason is simple: Potable water is second only to air in terms of survival, and yet it’s difficult to store in large quantities and even more difficult to transport. In a bug-out situation, it’s probably not going to be practical to pull a 500-gallon water trailer behind the … [Read more...]