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  • One of the biggest fears travelers have about an unknown place is what it will do to their health. It's a valid fear, since 20-50% of travellers contract diarrhea per year. The water you drink is key.

    Portable Water Filters for Travelers & Hikers

    Portable Water Filters for Travelers & Hikers

    by watergeek6

  • Knowing which plants are safe to eat and which can help you build a fire or shelter could make any wilderness survival situation much more pleasant.

    Top Plants for Emergency Survival

    Top Plants for Emergency Survival

    by Bob Bahlmann1

  • How long does a Bic lighter burn, how long can you use a Bic lighter, and how long can a Bic lighter be stored for use and still work when you need it?

    How Long Does a Bic Lighter Last?

    How Long Does a Bic Lighter Last?

    by Tamara Wilhite0

  • Use the three criteria below as a benchmark for choosing your survival knife. Beyond this, everything else comes down to personal preference.

    How to Choose the Right Survival Knife

    How to Choose the Right Survival Knife

    by I Survive0

  • Do you know what water is safe for consumption? Find out how to get clean drinking water in a survival setting, and how to purify water from wild sources.

    Survival Skills: Clean Drinking Water

    Survival Skills: Clean Drinking Water

    by Cynthia Hoover5

  • What is a Bug out Bag and how do you build one? It is a bag you plan to utilize in case of an emergency. It is packed with your survival needs. We will now begin to generate our list. First we will focus on the most important necessities.

    How to Build a Bug Out Bag (72 hour bag)

    How to Build a Bug Out Bag (72 hour bag)

    by NC4Life07834

  • Learning what to do when a natural disaster or inclement weather strikes during your next camping trip can mean the difference between life and death. Learn what to do here!

    How To Survive Natural Disasters When Camping

    How To Survive Natural Disasters When Camping

    by Mandrake_19750

  • The American Southwest requires some special precautions for day hikers, especially during those hot summer months, when temperatures can soar above 100 degrees.

    Desert Hiking Advice

    Desert Hiking Advice

    by Harry Nielsen0

  • Often times people do not head the warnings of officials when it comes to hurricanes. This post will provide a little more insight into what it takes to weather the storm.

    Preparing For Hurricanes

    Preparing For Hurricanes

    by Alex0

  • If you depend on a map and compass for wilderness navigation you should learn about declination. This article teaches you how to compensate for magnetic declination while traversing the wild.

    How to Use Magnetic Declination with a Compass

    How to Use Magnetic Declination with a Compass

    by Dan Human10

  • If you love nature and spending time outdoors this is the hobby for you. I’m looking forward to sharing some of the foraging I do and the hikes my children & I go on.

    Foraging for Fun

    Foraging for Fun

    by steve-bc-ca1

  • Although you can survive for up to three days without water, having a supply of safe and drinkable water will go a long way toward maintaining your health and moral in any survival situation.

    Survival: Finding and Purifying Emergency Water

    Survival: Finding and Purifying Emergency Water

    by Bob Bahlmann0

  • Wolf attacks are rare in nature and are often caused by habituation to humans or rabies. Learn how to prevent confrontations with wolves and how to survive an attack if necessary.

    Tips on Surviving a Wolf Attack

    Tips on Surviving a Wolf Attack

    by Jessica Marello26

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