How to Survive an Encounter With America’s Most Dangerous Creatures [STEP-BY-STEP]

Do you know what to do when you cross paths with a black bear? A grizzly bear? How about a hungry mountain lion? You’re supposed to stare directly into a wolf’s eyes to assert dominance, right? Or was that for coyotes? Hmm… If you’re like most Americans, you have way more questions than answers when it comes to facing a touch-and-go encounter with dangerous predators in the backcountry. And truth be told, the best practices you need to follow change dramatically from predator to predator, and species to species. Black bears require a totally different approach than you’d use with […]

How to Avoid and Survive Wild Animal Attacks [STEP-BY-STEP]

Whether you are simply enjoying the great outdoors or have fled into the wilderness because the SHTF, it is imperative to be aware that there are numerous animals that will attack and even kill humans if they feel threatened or provoked. Steering clear of these creatures is the best course of action, but it is also not always possible. Therefore, you need to develop a basic understanding of how to deal with the animals that you are most likely to encounter. Keep in mind that there is no one size fits all approach, which means that you need to be […]