Category Archive: Bug Out

Essential Survival Aids – Cooking Stoves

ESSENTIAL SURVIVAL AIDSCooking StovesOne of the top 5 survival skills is being able to procure your food and then be able to successfully cook that food.​Fortunately, nowadays there are many survival aids which will allow you to do just that with relative ease. Modern design, and high quality manufacturing materials, means it is possible to …

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Best LED Head Torch For Bugout, Camping and Hiking

Could This Be The Best LED Head Torch For Bugout, Camping And Hiking? Bugout and Wild Camping are essential skills to practice whenever you can, and having a good wild camp kit, with the right gear is also essential.As it starts to get dark you normally find yourself beavering away setting up your camp and …

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EDC Everyday Carry Essentials For Preppers

What Are The EDC Everyday Carry Essentials For PreppersPreppers EDC [everyday carry] will consist of mostly the same gear for emergency survival.IT does, however, begin to change as you see people personalising their EDC to fit their particular situations. For example: If I were going to, or working in an harsh environment, I would consider an emergency shelter …

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Best Knots For Survival Fishing

All Preppers Need To Know Best Knots For Survival FishingProcuring your food by fishing is the most straightforward, easiest and least time consuming method of obtaining food in a survival situation.Everything about fishing can be simplified and made a very straightforward process. However, one of the most annoying parts of successfully catching fish is when one slips …

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How To Hide Your Infrared Thermal Image or Body Heat Signature

How To Hide Your Infrared Thermal Image or Body Heat Signature For us mere mortals and preppers, there’s no real 100% effective way to hide from an infrared imaging camera – however, there are some pretty effective ways to make life a lot harder for a IR camera operator to spot you down on the …

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How To Be The Grey Man When The SHTF And Hide In Plain Sight

How To Be The Grey Man When The SHTF From James Bond to the SAS, the theory of becoming ‘The Grey Man’ has always been considered as way of disappearing into the crowd, unseen and unnoticed.For a prepper the concept of going unnoticed is essential when the SHTF,  and this is something you must learn to …

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The Bug Out Bike – Bicycling Survival When The SHTF.

The Bug Out Bicycle Even when you are comfortably pedalling along, a bicycle is still three times faster than walking. That means you would take an average of 3 hours to walk 10 miles as opposed to only 1 hour using a bike. In fact, a half decent rider can easily reach speeds of 17 …

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Simple Bushcraft Fire Lighting Kit

What Makes A Good, Simple, Bushcraft Fire Lighting Kit Keeping your Bug Out Bag Kit simple and effective is very important. It makes room for more equipment to be carried. So the importance of an effective, Simple Bushcraft Fire Lighting Kit is something not to be underestimated. As preppers you will always have more than one way …

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How To Go Wild Camping In The UK

How To Go Wild Camping In The UKTake nothing but pictures, Leave nothing but footprints, Kill nothing but time. Aaahhh, the great outdoors. You can’t beat it. Old or young, camping is both mentally and physically uplifting for all members of the family. Pitching your family tent on a deluxe camp site with hot showers …

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Bug Out Bag | For Sale Guide

Bug Out Bag | For Sale GuideWhen your considering buying a bug out bag there is no ‘one size fits all’ formula.It must always be equipped, accessible, as lightweight as possible and tailored to suit your individual needs. Layout all your bugging out equipment on the floor and work from there – the type of …

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Basic Bug Out Bag Knowledge Guide

Basic Bug Out Bag Knowledge GuideOne of the biggest decisions a prepper will ever make is whether to bug out or to hunker down and ride out a crisis.As a prepper in the UK you have to approach the whole bug out scenario a bit differently to our American friends who have literally millions of …

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Best Waist Pack Bug Out Bag For Prepping

Best Waist Pack Bug Out Bag For PreppingWhat actually makes a good bug out bag?There are loads of “experts” here on the internet who will tell you all sorts of things about what you should have and what you shouldn’t have, when it comes to Bugging Out. There’s the minimalist, you only need a small …

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Bug In or Bug Out | A Prepping Dilemma

Bug In or Bug Outthat’s the big question What do you think you would do if the SHTF?What would it take for you to leave your home and just go..?Well, it would take me a lot – I would have to be on the absolute point of a confirmed do or die situation to bug …

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Bug Out In Cold Weather

How To Bug Out In Cold Weather Bugging Out in cold weather is a whole new ballgame… There could easily come a time when the SHTF and you are put in a situation where you have to evacuate on foot and carry your emergency essentials with you. Bugging-out typically means you are leaving a potentially …

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Do You Have A Prepping Plan B

Do You Have A Prepping Plan B When the SHTF it’s to late to start prepping. When that point is reached you have just two plans – to bug out to your safe location or to hunker down and stay put. Everything else becomes irrelevant. Or, will you be one of those ‘sheeple’ who suddenly …

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how to survive in the wild

It is essential to learn basic skills and know how to survive in the wild The UK has some fantastic areas of natural beauty and unspoilt open spaces, with thousands of acres of wilderness to ‘get lost’ in. From the Cairngorm hills and mountains of Scotland, right down to harsh and exposed Dartmoor and Exmoor – …

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Preparing a Bug Out Bag for Survival

Preparing a Bug Out Bag for Survival As a young man I always though that ‘more equipment was better’ – however, I was fitter and stronger then.! I could carry body weight and more, and still have the strength to carry a bit more. But, now  I’ve gotten that bit older and supposedly, that bit wiser, I …

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Best Emergency Water Purification For Bugging Out

Best Emergency Water Purification For Bugging Out    Once the decision has been made to Bug Out,  all preppers should be fully prepared with a full Bug Out Survival Kit loaded and ready to go. This must include a good water purification method. So choosing the Best Emergency Water Purification For Bugging Out becomes very important for …

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Bug Out Bag Survival Kit

Whats In Your Bug Out Bag Survival Kit.? The name Bug Out Bag can be a bit confusing sometimes, being known by several other different names: Grab Bag, Bug Out bag, 72hr Bag, Survival Bag – all meaning pretty much the same thing though. This is the one bit of survival equipment that is kept, packed …

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