Cheap Survival Shelter: Discover 2 Outstanding Ways To Keep Yourself Protected

Planning for shelter is important. But here’s the problem. Heavy shelter wont work. For instance, I have a 6 man Coleman WeatherMaster tent. But am I planning on carrying that with me in a bug out scenario? Better choices for survival shelter would be lightweight material, or natural elements. In this article I want to share two ideas that you might never have thought about. MAN-MADE CHEAP SHELTERS LA has many homeless people. A product was developed out of this problem. It’s called the EDAR (Everyone Deserves a Roof). EDAR is a combination tent and cot. It is an outstanding success and it works great. But of course, EDAR is just the start for cheap portable shelters. Go to Google …

How to Pack Light for Hiking Trips

Hiking is all about fun, thrill, and excitement. All it requires is good stamina, a bit of patience, and a lot of energy. Hiking with a lighter backpack can make your venture far more comfortable. You’ll be able to hike better and for a longer period. With a heavy backpack, you’ll soon feel tired and your back, knees, and feet will start aching and you lose all your stamina in no time. You won’t be able to enjoy the adventure. A lightweight backpack is important for efficiency and enjoyment. So, it is important to pack everything intelligently. When you are on the trail, your backpack will carry everything you’ll need to sustain yourself in the wilderness. Here are 10 tips …

Survival Tips – How To Build The Best Bug Out Bag

Life can throw a lot of different situations at you in a hurry, situations you might never see coming. With the world in the state it's in, it can be easy to get scared and start feeling like you need to be prepared for "the worst." The secret to having some peace of mind is being prepared ahead of time for the unpredictable. Because the very worst that can happen is a disaster in which you are unable to care for yourself or the ones you love. That's where having a bug out bag comes in handy. The best bug out bag is ready when you need it and contains everything required for living away from civilization for at least …

Minecraft (XB360)

Unless you’ve been living under a rock for the last couple of years, I’m sure you’ve heard of the mega-successful title Minecraft. Just this past year there’s been a marketing frenzy with all sorts of Minecraft toys, posters and T-shirts. Minecraft has now become a household name, similar to Pokemon and Skylanders, much to the dismay of plenty of confused parents. The experience has been pretty odd for the casual gamer as well, since Minecraft was first in an open beta for the PC and you could actually pay for the game while it was still in development. Finally, developer Mojang and creator Markus Perrson aka Notch released the fully finished game on the PC in November of 2011. The …

Finding Outdoor Power Equipment Distributors

If you work outside a good deal and have a need for outdoor power equipment, like chainsaws, clippers, edgers, mowers, and tractors, you need to be able to find a dependable distributor who you can trust when you need new equipment, replacement parts, or repairs to your existing equipment. Most places have a few choices when it comes to outdoor power equipment distributors, but it can sometimes be difficult to find the right distributor for you and your needs. For example, if you prefer to work with STIHL or John Deere equipment, you’ll need to find distributors for those brands. How can you do this without running all over town? Go to the Source First of all, if you have …

Astro Avenger 2 Review

Astro Avenger 2 is the sequel to the 3D space shooter from Sahmon Games. In this arcade installment, you take the role of a lone space craft off to fend aliens in a quest to vanquish their big bad mother ship. And to do just that, you seriously need some firepower, right? Well, fortunately, that’s what you will get. The objective of the game is for you to use your mouse buttons to fire lasers and shoot rockets at incoming enemy fleets. Use your mouse also to maneuver your space craft and evade enemy artillery. What I liked about the controls is how they are very responsive to your every move, and with that, comes easy evasion on many of …

The Wonderful Benefits of Travelling

Imagine yourself being a school kid. When you arrive home after school, suddenly your parents tell you “Pack your bags, kid. We’re going to travel overseas!” Even without knowing where you’ll go, you still jump for joy. Why is that so? Well, that’s because you’re going to TRAVEL! Everyone loves to travel. There are countless reasons for it. And with it, comes the infinite number of benefits. I am pretty sure you will agree to this, won’t you? Well, let me list down the some of the benefits you’ll gain from traveling. Expand Your Perspective When it’s your first time traveling, you’ll realize that the outside world is simply amazing. You’ll understand that things are much beautiful when you step …

Survivorman – A Review

Survivorman is a television program about wilderness survival. It can be seen on the Discovery Channel (and others?). It’s all about one man against the elements, and the man in this case is Les Stroud. He is put in various environments to survive for seven days while filming himself. Having no camera crew may be the most novel idea in the show. You are sure the danger is real – there won’t be a cameraman slipping food or water to Les when the camera is off. Stroud is alone, and really does get into trouble at times. His challenges are made tougher by the fact that he has to lug around camera equipment, and then use it when he might …

Bug Out Bag: How Is It Better Than A Survival Kit?

The problem that comes up with hurricane preparedness, tornados, tsunamis and other disasters… is that you don’t have anything to carry your stuff in. A survival kit is made to carry just a few items. But in this case you’ll want days worth of supplies. You require something to carry communications, clothing, food fire starting gear, lightweight shelter and a few more essentials. How are you going to do it? With a Bug Out Bag. ENTER… THE BUG OUT BAG With your bug out bag, you’ll have everything to “bug out” of your home or area. The BugOut Bag has become the standard by which all disaster preparedness preppers build their survival plan around. And once you’ve read this article… …

Pacific Crest Trail – History and Hiking It

The Pacific Crest Trail runs over the mountain ranges dividing the west coast and the rest of the nation. There is a lot of history tied to the trail and it offers great hiking. Pacific Crest Trail – History Running from the border with Mexico to the Canadian border, the Pacific Crest Trail was used by settlers in the 1800s looking for the good life in California, Oregon and Washington. This 2,500 mile trek offers a variety of environments including burning hot deserts and mountains peeks stacked up one after the other. Since most settlers came from the north, the trail area they encountered was definitely of the mountainous variety. While hikers of today will find it a beautiful and …