Emergency preparedness: All-season transportation options in a post-SHTF world

When SHTF, getting from one place to another might be harder than usual. For instance, if almost everyone in your area is trying to drive away to safety, then expect heavy traffic to delay your evacuation as well. Law enforcement officers … Continue reading Emergency preparedness: All-season transportation options in a post-SHTF world

Finding Water in the Wilderness

In modern times, ground travel is determined by superhighways. Actually, in a sense, this has always been the case. It’s just that in the past, those superhighways were known as rivers. As much as possible, travel was accomplished alongside rivers, in order to ensure a ready supply of water. When rivers could not be followed, the most important travel consideration was knowing where the next water hole or river could be found. When you’re planning your bug out, you’ve got to take water into consideration. Granted, we’re all hoping to be able to bug out in our cars, but you … Continue reading Finding Water in the Wilderness

Finding Water in the Wilderness

In modern times, ground travel is determined by superhighways. Actually, in a sense, this has always been the case. It’s just that in the past, those superhighways were known as rivers. As much as possible, travel was accomplished alongside rivers, in order to ensure a ready supply of water. When rivers could not be followed, the most important travel consideration was knowing where the next water hole or river could be found. When you’re planning your bug out, you’ve got to take water into consideration. Granted, we’re all hoping to be able to bug out in our cars, but you … Continue reading Finding Water in the Wilderness