Category Archives for "Survival"

My Quest for the Best Survival Water Filter

While I know plenty of ways to purify water in the wilderness, there are few things more useful to keep in a pack than a filter. Finding the best survival water filter became a personal obsession of mine, and after a lot of testing I’d like to bring my results directly to you, so that you can make sure you’ve got something in your pack to give you clean, drinkable water no matter where you might find yourself on your adventures.

Safety in the Wild: The Ultimate Survival Shelter Guide

how to build survival shelter

One of the three essentials in any survival situation is the construction of a shelter. Most of us have never been much further than a few hours away from a building and while most know the basics of finding food and water the knowledge of how to build a shelter while you’re out in the woods isn’t so common. A survival shelter can be a lifesaver however, and it’s not as complicated as you might think.

Which Material Provides Warmth Even When Wet? (No, It’s Not Fleece!)

Which Material Provides Warmth Even When Wet

Keeping ourselves warm during cold days is important and is by far a crucial part of our survival instinct as a living being. Over the years, a wide range of materials has been discovered to keep us warm. Both organic and man-made materials have become available for us to use for this purpose. You may often encounter them not only in clothing but also inside our homes. In this regard, it is but important to determine which of these materials provide warmth even when we're wet.