Shelter Articles

As a prepper, shelter is a priority as you think about how you would handle a disaster situation. Whether you plan to bug out to another location or hunker down in your own home, having adequate shelter is vital. In this section of the website, you will find tips for building shelters in the wilderness or choosing tents that will accommodate your family in a variety of situations and climates. In order to be truly prepared, you need the skills to create a shelter with very few supplies. That’s what you will learn in this area. From the basics of pitching a tent to building a shelter from a tarp or some tree limbs, you will learn how to take cover safely here.

Tips for Finding Shelter in a Blizzard

As you think about honing your survival skills, it’s important to really consider every possible scenario. Today, I want to talk about coping in a blizzard situation when you are stranded, cold, and n ...

7 Rules For Camping With Kids

Over the years Americans have fallen in love with the great outdoors. Movies idealize camping weekends and parents share stories with their children about childhood trips into the wild unknown. Campin ...

10 Things to Look For In a Tent

Camping has become a great way to not only spend time with your family, but to also brush up on your survival skills. Obviously a camping situation is a controlled environment, at least somewhat, but ...

Common Winter Camping Mistakes

Camping during the winter months is a lot of fun, but it takes more preparation and training than camping during the heat of summer. If you are considering a camping adventure this winter, make sure y ...