9 Awesome DIY Paracord Bracelet Patterns

best paracord bracelet patterns

As a survivalist, one of the things you need to know are paracord bracelet patterns.  Knowing how to make your own paracord bracelet means that you’ll be able to carry cordage with you wherever you go. Aside from the hardcore life-or-death uses for paracord, it also has everyday uses like replacing a broken shoelace. Grab … Read more

The 7 Most Useful Survival Knots You Need to Know

survival knot

You’ve probably heard that rope is one of the most important pieces of survival gear to keep in your Go Bag or to bring when going camping (read about types of rope and uses for survival rope).

But what doesn’t usually get mentioned is that you actually have to know how to use the rope if you want to utilize it for survival.  

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Diane Vukovic spent her childhood roaming the woods of upstate NY, making brush shelters, backpacking and orienteering.

Now she is the proud mother of two adventurous girls whom she takes wild camping and teaches survival skills and self-defense. Learn more about Diane here.

24 Paracord Projects So Useful that they Could Save Your Life

paracord bull whip

If you read this blog, then you know that I am a huge fan of Everyday Carry items. And, of all the EDC items I like to keep on me, paracord is my favorite. I you aren’t familiar with paracord, including what it is exactly, the types of paracord, and how to spot fake paracord, then … Read more

The Survivalist’s Guide to Rope

types of rope

By definition, rope is simply any thick, long cord which is made by twisting or braiding together pieces hemp, sisal, nylon, or other materials. There are a lot of ways to make rope, and some are far superior to others. Likewise, some materials are much more suitable for certain tasks. That is why it is so important that you know how to choose rope.

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I’m Jacob Hunter, founder of Primal Survivor.
I believe in empowering people with the knowledge to prepare and survive in the modern world.

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What Is Paracord? The Complete Guide For Survival

Paracord is one of my favorite pieces of survival gear – I always carry some in my 72 Hour Bag, and it is always with me when I go camping or trekking.   The reason that I love paracord so much is that it is a multi-tool: there are literally hundreds of different uses for it. (more … Read more