Best Sleeping Bags for Survival: Essential Guide to Building Your Sleep System

Tent and Sleeping Bags

In survivalist and prepper forums, one of the most common discussions is the best sleeping bag for survival.  Sorry to burst your bubble, but there is no one “best” sleeping bag. There are a lot of variables to consider when choosing a survival sleeping bag.  And these variables go way beyond just temperature rating and … Read more

What to Know before You Buy a Mylar Space Blanket

mylar space blanket

Mylar blankets – also called space blankets – are incredibly cool.  They weigh just a few ounces, fold down to fit in your pocket, and can be used dozens of ways in an emergency situation.  Mylar is so awesome that it has pretty much become synonymous with the term “survival blanket.” But can a thin … Read more

Best Emergency Blankets: Which Blanket Will Really Help You Survive?

best emergency blanket

Whether you’re building a car emergency kit, bug out bag, or disaster supplies stockpile, you will need some way to stay warm.  For many, this means getting an “emergency blanket.”  Unfortunately, there is a lot of misinformation about how emergency blankets work and what they are actually capable of. Before you get a cheap Mylar … Read more

Use Our Guide to Choose the Best Survival Tent: 2019 Edition

tent in snow

One of our most basic survival needs is shelter. While there are plenty of ways to make your own survival shelter, the reality is that most of us would be a lot better off keeping a tent with our survival supplies.

Best Survival Hammock – The Good, The Bad and The Ugly

Want a survival hammock for your bug out bag or camping? Need something to rely on in the wilderness? We review the best hammocks, you make the right choice.