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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Deadwood and Wild Bill Hickok

I travelled out west over the summer to visit the Battle of Little Bighorn National Battlefield. During my trip I also visited many historic locations including Wounded Knee and Deadwood. History buffs and movie watchers know about Deadwood as it was where famed gunman and lawman “Wild Bill” Hickok was murdered in 1876. Check back soon to read more about my trip to see America’s Wild West. Interesting links: Books on Wild Bill Visit Historic Deadwood City…

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