I’d Tap That! (Maple Tree that is.) - It’s February. You’re lost in the woods. You didn’t properly prepare for the hike – shame on you. You hydrated before you left but didn’t bring a canteen. You are starting to feel early warning signs of dehydration - dry mouth and headache. Have you been listening to ANYTHING I’ve told you? All you have is a [...]
4 Light-weight Collapsible Survival Water Storage Containers - There is a reason why I post so much about WATER. WATER IS CRITICAL TO OUR SURVIVAL! Some experts say that the next greatest world resource shortage will be WATER. In many parts of the world, access to clean drinking water is already almost nonexistent. The ability to source, carry, store and disinfect water should [...]
How To Disinfect Water With Household Bleach - I’ve been getting a lot of questions about this topic lately and I thought it would be a good idea to do a more lengthy post on the subject. As everyone knows, many municipal water systems use chlorine to disinfect water. Often, the use of chlorine is combined with other purification systems such as filtration [...]
Bug Out Bag Water Procurement Kit - It goes without saying that WATER is at the top of your priority list when it comes to a survival situation – all Bug Outs included! I take the WATER category of survival very seriously and make no compromises here when it comes to planning for a potential Bug Out. My Bug Out Bag contains a [...]
I've been in a number of courses teaching survival and / or camp skills, but this is the best one day course I've ever attended. I liked the approach of presenting the principles first and taking the time to demonstrate the techniques. The instructors worked individually with us as needed to make sure we were able to apply the techniques.