Category: Off The Grid

SURVIVAL: 2 Winter Systems You Need To Make It To Your Retreat… Alive

Source: americanpreppersnetwork.com By: Adrienne Posted on: March 27, 2014 But pray ye that your flight be not in the winter…” –Matthew 24:20 It is the prepper’s sum of all fears: a cold weather winter bugout. Heading for the hills in reasonably comfortable weather will be difficult enough, but add the threat of hypothermia, frostbite and the mental strain […]

SURVIVAL: The ideal composition of a survival group

Source: inchsurvival.com By: whitewolf Posted on: December 18, 2012 A survival group is ideally composed of people with different traits and skills.  The traits and skills should be complementary.  As the same time, the values and beliefs should be similar, so that the goals are aligned and there is harmony in the group.    This article talks about the […]

THOUGHTS: Bushcraft a part of prepping?

Source: isurvivalskills.blogspot.com By: Bushcraft and Survival Skills Posted on: January 2012 < p> Read the rest of this article and find other worthy stories by visiting isurvivalskills.blogspot.com Fair Use Statement The content of this post/pages/video may contain copyrighted ( © ) material, the use of which has not always been specifically authorized by the copyright owner. Such material […]

SKILLS: Are You An Ace in the Hole When the SHTF?

Source: americanpreppersnetwork.com By: Adrienne Posted on: March 14, 2014 Companies have certainly caught on to the fact that the prepper market is expanding on full throttle. During times such as these, it’s easy to get confused about exactly how to prep. Between the ads, the concerned neighbor down the street and our own preconceptions, it can seem like […]

THREATS: Power Grid Preparedness Falls Short, Report Say

Source: nytimes.com By: MATTHEW L. WALD Posted on: MARCH 12, 2014 WASHINGTON — Nearly all the utilities that participated in two-day exercise last November to test the preparedness of the power grid for online and physical attacks said that their planning was not good enough, according to a report by the North American Electric Reliability Corporation, which organized […]

PREPS: Long Term Water Solutions: Bugging In

Source: theorganicprepper.ca By: Daisy Luther Posted on: March 4, 2014 Water is second only to oxygen in the hierarchy of survival. Without it, in 3 days, you’ll die.  But it goes much further than that.  Water is vital for basic sanitation, for growing more food, for raising livestock, for cooking, and for treating injuries. So even if you […]

PLANNING: Map…Where You Don’t Want to Be When It Hits the Fan

Source: thedailysheeple.com By: Mac Slavo www.SHTFplan.com  Posted on: September 6th, 2013 When it hits the fan America’s population centers will explode in violence, looting, and total breakdown of law and order. It’s a theory put forth by numerous survival and relocation specialists, and one that makes complete sense if you consider what happens in a truly serious collapse-like scenario. […]