Know the Rule of Three’s for Survival

Rule of Three

The Rule of Three’s is a helpful guide to prioritizing your plan in a survival situation, by spelling out the average time a person can survive without basic needs. (more…)

Know when to S.T.O.P.

stop, think, observe, plan

At the height of the realization that you are lost in the wild, the hardest thing to do is to sit still. Hearts are racing, adrenaline is pumping, and with the urge to self preserve in the forefront of one’s mind, the last thing anyone wants to do in most cases is to sit still. Yet often times, it can be the best possible thing you can do. (more…)

Basic foundation of surviving in the wilderness

survival quote

Even if you’re not an avid camper or backcountry enthusiast, knowing how to survive in the wild is at the core of a survivalist’s mindset. Our survival instinct originated from our most primitive form’s need to navigate and overcome the harsh elements that Mother Nature can throw at us. (more…)

Eight Common Mistakes of Wilderness Survival

Know how to build a shelter

Most Wilderness Survival situations start off very innocent; like a fishing trip with friends, a day hike emergency preparedness risk on a familiar trail, or a planned father & son hunting trip. Then things go terribly wrong and suddenly you are faced with a life and death scenario. Learn the most common mistakes of wilderness survival that can take your life. (more…)