The Universal Edibility Test

The universal edibility test will help you to determine whether or not a plant in the wilderness is a safe food source or not. The method itself works but it is by no means a quick process. It is time consuming and may result in some adverse reactions to the plants that fail the test. I would recommend testing local plants BEFORE you actually need to use them in a survival situation as the last…

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Military Survival Skills You Need to Master

There are many survival techniques that the military forces around the world practice whenever they are out performing their sworn duties. These men and women can survive even the worst of conditions and we are going to look at just five of the military survival skills that you need to master. 1. They Know How to Use the Kit They Carry Many preppers, especially those that are fairly new believe that by just owning certain…

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How to Escape Quicksand

Join us for today’s article as we take a look at what you should and should not do in order to escape quicksand. Thanks to the many TV shows, quicksand has a reputation of being pretty deadly. In reality though, it really isn’t actually as bad as they make it appear. This being said, it can still throw an unsuspecting hiker for a loop. It is more the fact that it is a rare occurrence that…

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5 Wilderness Survival Tips to Stay Safe

If you are in a wilderness situation in which you need to dig deep and survive, you need a certain set of skills to make sure that you can get back home safely. Here are 5 wilderness survival tips every outdoors person should know to stay safe: 1. Master Your Attitude It is never a good start to a survival situation when you begin to panic. If you want to get out safely you need…

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10 Best Campfire Cooking Ideas

Camp food doesn’t always need to be bland and boring. In fact, there are literally hundreds if not thousands of awesome campfire cooking ideas around the internet. Here, we have put together some of the best campfire cooking ideas that we have found so try them out on your next trip and let us know what you think. 1. Camping Breakfast Sandwich Now if that picture doesn’t get you licking your lips I don’t know…

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