How to Prepare a Survival Kit

You likely have heard about the need for a survival kit, but exactly what items should you have in your kit for an emergency? Your kit should be small enough to carry, it should be made of tough materials, and it should be waterproof, or at least water repellent. Contents depend on where you are located or traveling, but fall into six categories; first aid, water purification, knife, food, shelter, and fire starting. What does this look like in…

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Pistols for Deadly Predators

Many year’s ago I read a very informative article on what weapons should be carried when traveling in big predator country occupied with bears, wolves or lions. I later thought much about this when I lived in Alaska and had to select my own weapons to carry, so now I’d like to share some insight into this subject that could possibly save your life. It would be grand if I could recall the exact story I read…

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Checklist: 5 types of fishing tackle for your tackle box

5 Types of Fishing Tackle for your Tackle Box It is fishing season so what fishing tackle should you have in your tackle box at all times? It varies, but if you go with keeping some old standbys in your tackle box, you’ll stand a good chance of being ready for most type of North American fish. Since you may fish in many different types of water, keep your tackle box supplied with a basic…

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