bug out location
Boundary disputes are extremely common in the court system.  It usually happens in rural areas, which is typically where you would have a BOL (Bug Out Location). Your Fence line  is NOT Your Boundary. Learn It or Be Sued. Many people assume that their boundaries are where their fences lie.  If you think this is […]

Simple Tips to Help You Avoid Boundary Disputes on Your ...

Choosing an Amazing Bug-Out Location (BOL) 9 Cheap and Effective BUG OUT LOCATIONS (BOLs) The best bug out locations cost very little, they will get you through most disasters. Most are not what you would expect to be a good bug out destination. Possible Bug-Out Locations (BOLs): A Hotel Cheap Studio Apartment Your Family Your […]

110: 9 Effective BOL Options – The Prepper Podcast

Long Term Group Survival and Rebuilding after a Stink Hit the Fan (SHTF) Scenario Pay Attention to Three Things First to Ensure Early Group Success Although this is more about the long term, how are you going to get to “the long term?”  Individuals will see to their shelters early on, so you need to […]

109: Sara Hathaway Interview: All About Long Term Survival ...

bug out bag
I may not agree with it, but many people want to stuff as much gear as possible in their bug-out bags.  It it you?  Do you want a bag the size of a small purse that can hold an AR-15, 30 gallons of water, and a buick? Whether you want a small bag to bet […]

Finding a Bug Out Bag that is Perfect in Size ...

You can’t beat today’s podcast before Christmas. Amazing Preparedness Christmas Presents for that Prepper in your life! Christmas is fast approaching and you haven’t figured out what to get your prepper spouse.  Or you want to help your children become more prepared and realize this is the perfect opportunity to get them prepared. There is […]

099: Amazing Prepping Gadgets and Gear As Christmas Gifts 2015 ...

Follow These Amazing Principles to Beat the COLD The Cold can Chill or Kill, Fight It It is more difficult to find enough to eat or drink in cold environments.  It is also harder to build a proper shelter. Even with the basics at hand, you will need amazing will-power and good clothing.  Will-power has […]

You Can Survive the Cold with Four Simple Letters: C.O.L.D.

Australian Poncho Raft
You Can Build a Waterproof Raft to Keep Your Gear DRY!!! If you like the simple brush raft that I taught you about, you will probably enjoy making one more waterproof, with less debris. The Australian Poncho Raft is more waterproof than the Brush Raft and doesn’t require a gathering of brush.  It does require […]

An Awesome Waterproof Raft to Keep Gear Dry: Australian Poncho ...

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084: Making Lists in Prepping and Determining Our Survival Needs ...

Crossing Rivers and Streams with Equipment If you find yourself crossing large rivers or streams, like I wrote about, you may find it difficult to carry your equipment.  You can safely float your equipment across slow-moving streams and rivers if you use a Brush Raft! If you make it correctly, the Poncho and Brush Raft […]

Build an Easy Poncho Raft for Crossing Rivers

cross rivers
“A river seems a magic thing. A magic, moving, living part of the very earth itself.” ― Laura Gilpin Rivers and Streams come in all different shapes and sizes, speeds, and depths.  There are always unknowns, so be sure to have a plan how you will cross, as well as following proper procedures for crossing. […]

Crossing Rivers and Streams