How to prepare for survival

While it's possible for you to survive in the wild with nothing, with a bit of preparation you're always better off. Here are some steps you can take to prepare for survival situations and still require only a few tools or devices. Build a survival shelter and sleep in it. Start in warm weather, but return several times. Make further improvements and camp there under tougher conditions. This...

How to Survive in the Forest

Stay & Stay Warm Fire with Flint and Steel The most likely cause of death in the wild is neither hunger nor dehydration. It is hypothermia. This can be a very acute hazard when you are wet. There are situations where the only thing that can save you is a 5-minute fire. Could you light a fire from scratch in 5 minutes? Not many people could. Luckily, this is the less likely scenario. It is...