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7 Easy Deer Hunting Tips

7 Insanely Simple Deer Hunting Tips

Guest post from Jennifer at BuckWithBow How do you become a great deer hunter and be able to bag every buck that you target in the woods? Consider this scenario: Hunter A goes to a given hunting spot and skillfully clean kills a monster buck; Hunter B goes to the same …

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5 Common Bug Out Bag Mistakes: Don’t Let These Kill You!

A bug out bag is arguably one of the most important items during a SHTF event simply because it’s responsible for supplying the daily necessities that you will need during the bug out period (before reaching your bug out location). Because it’s so important, you really don’t want to be missing …

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J5 Tactical V1 Flashlight Review

J5 Tactical V1 Pro Flashlight Review

J5 Tactical V1 Pro Features While it doesn't have all the fancy features that some flashlights have, it has the ones that count Ease of Use Click to turn it on, click to turn it off, repeat to cycle through modes. Pretty simple Price It's less than $15 and works …

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G Shock Rangeman GW-9400-3CR

Casio G Shock Rangeman GW 9400 Master of G Tactical Watch Review

Casio G-Shock GW-9400-3CR Rangeman Master of G Features Features for days! Altimeter, barometer, compass, thermometer, sunrise/sunset data, and much more Ease of Use This is something that I felt could use some help. I may be spoiled on the ease of touch screens now but cycling through all the menus is a …

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WILDERNESS HYGIENE

Staying Clean in the Wild: The Natural Way

10 Natural Hacks for Camping Hygiene So you’ve decided you want to live like our ancestors who used to chase down wild deer, swim deep to catch fish, and sleep in caves or in a tent built out of trees far out in the wilderness. This type of lifestyle is …

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Best tactical flashlights

Best Tactical Flashlights for Preppers in 2018

2018 Tactical Flashlight Buying Guide or Let There Be (Flash)Lights! When I was a kid, I thought that being chased through the woods would be a much bigger concern in my life. I can think of numerous scenes from tv shows and movies where a group of campers is out …

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Prepper Book Review

Book Review: Preppers Want to Know

Preppers Want to Know: A Survival Book Preppers Want to Know is a survival book by Aaron Liford that answers questions that Aaron had but couldn’t find good, concise answers to. Questions like ‘how can I protect against EMPs‘ and ‘what’s the best way to freeze dry food’. The topics …

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how to pack a bug out bag

Is Your Bug Out Bag Too Heavy?

How to Lighten Your Bug Out Bag Using the 80/20 Rule Have you ever wondered how to lighten your bug out bag? I certainly have. In fact, I recently took a critical look at my own 72-hour survival kit, and discovered some pretty interesting ways to save weight in the …

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ultimate bug out bag checklist

Ultimate Bug Out Bag Checklist for Preppers and Survivalists

The Bug Out Bag Contents Guide -or- What to Pack When You’re Expecting… (TEOTWAWKI)    Yeah, yeah, I know. “Not another bug out bag checklist!” There are a thousand other checklists out there already and here I am adding another one to the pile. But here’s the thing: none of …

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Best Tactical Watches

Best Tactical and Military Watches of 2018

The 2018 Military/Tactical Watch Buying Guide Updated: 5/6/18 Anyone who knows me knows that I’m a watch guy. I’m old school and a firm believer that every man everyone should carry a watch. Sure you’ve got a phone that tells the time but what about when your battery dies? Or you …

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The (Almost) Free Bug Out Bag

I’m going to tell you a secret… … come a little closer… … little more… … are you ready? … “Prepping” is a lot easier and cheaper than you think. Being prepared doesn’t mean you have to go out and buy a $200 bug out backpack and a Rambo survival knife. …

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