Survival Skills and How To Guides

What could be better than the aroma, taste, and experience of cooking your favourite dish over the campfire? Campfire cooking is not only fun, but it also makes your camping trip unique and memorable.Interestingly, with the right kitchen tools, ingredients, and skills, anyone can prepare delicious food over a fire. Here are

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DISCLOSURE: DisasterShelters.net is reader supported so if you buy any products featured on this site I may earn an affiliate commission. As an Amazon Associate I earn from qualifying purchases. Read my full disclosure here.In survival situations like during camping trips, starting a fire comes top on the priority list as

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DISCLOSURE: DisasterShelters.net is reader supported so if you buy any products featured on this site I may earn an affiliate commission. As an Amazon Associate I earn from qualifying purchases. Read my full disclosure here.Water resistant matches are a must-have item for people with a sense of adventure. It is essential

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DISCLOSURE: DisasterShelters.net is reader supported so if you buy any products featured on this site I may earn an affiliate commission. As an Amazon Associate I earn from qualifying purchases. Read my full disclosure here.There are a number of draw knives, each modelled to suit its purpose. There are curved draw

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DISCLOSURE: DisasterShelters.net is reader supported so if you buy any products featured on this site I may earn an affiliate commission. As an Amazon Associate I earn from qualifying purchases. Read my full disclosure here.A campfire, also known as a bonfire, is an essential centrepiece for a night at the beach

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The present-day society has come a long way from an ancient method of using steel and flint to light a fire. Luckily, no longer do people need to cautiously hoard coals for the fear that the fire will stop burning. Well, this is because there are matches that make it

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With all of the chaos of recent years, an apocalypse has never seemed like a more real possibility.This article will give you all the knowledge you need to build a basic long term survival shelter to safely house you and your loved ones. So if you're wondering "how to build a

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Choosing the right bug out location is key to surviving a SHTF scenario.Whether it’s a natural disaster, societal collapse, or some other kind of long term survival crisis, you need to have a secure, well-supplied place to head to.Without shelter and safety, you will find surviving difficult. This guide will help

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Have you ever wondered how to use a SAM Splint? Of course you have, that's why you're reading this. Because as you probably know... SAM Splints can be literal life savers in emergencies but understanding the best way to use them and in what situations is not always clear. So

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It's a common question I'm asked...What are the must have everyday carry items I need?When deciding what you’d like to put at the top of your EDC list, consider the likelihood of you needing each item, though bearing in mind that the intention is to be ready for any potential

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Why would you even need to learn primitive cooking methods as a prepper? Because...Should an apocalypse ever occur, your beautiful stainless steel kitchen appliances are inevitably going to fail you at some point, no matter how prepared you are with backup generators and other alternative power sources.Learning to cook food

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Sure, some people might think you’re crazy right now, but when you and your family are safe in the event of Sh*t Hitting The Fan, they’ll be the ones begging to hide out the end of the world in your perfectly protected home. So how do you fortify your home

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Bugging out a vehicle can be vital in a state of emergency so learn from this beginners guide to bug out vehicles exactly what you need.. Remember, if you find yourself in the middle of a disaster zone and need to get out of there as soon as possible, a

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I've heard this question often... "How to start a fire without matches or a lighter when in the wild?" and that's what I'll attempt to answer today. Picture the scene; you've decided to go camping. You're smelling the open air, feeling the wind on your face and it's beginning to

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Before we cover how to build a tarp shelter in 3 simple steps just remember this fact... Anything has the potential to ruin your trip out into the woods or into nature and nothing more so that not having shelter should bad weather or an emergency strike. So it’s important

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Before I cover how to start a fire for beginners let me just remind you...Lighting a fire is one of the most basic survival skills that everyone should know. But very few people would be able to light one if pushed to, especially without a lighter or matches.Most people know

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What do you think of when prepper food recipe ideas come to mind?I bet you think the same as me...Many long-lasting foods suitable for preppers are fairly bland. Rice, beans, and other canned produce lasts for years but it gets boring fairly quickly. This article will give you an overview of

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If you've ever wondered how to build an underground bunker you're in the right place...I probably don't need to tell you that a bunker is typically a defensive military fortification, usually built underground, to protect people and their valuables from falling bombs or other threats. Or that bunkers became popular during

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Wanting to prepare for worst case scenarios makes sense. Disasters can happen at any time to anyone - they’re not prejudiced. No one should be foolhardy enough to believe that their perfect little bubble might not ever burst. Some people like to go all out in their prepping. Building an

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