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November 28, 2017
Ken Jensen of Achieving Adventure looking out from Mt Evans

11 Hacks to Prevent High Altitude Sickness when Hiking, Climbing, or Biking

This is meant to be the ultimate guide to Acute Mountain Sickness (AMS) and the worse Altitude Sickness. I wanted to give you what took me […]
November 6, 2017
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How To Build a Fire Pit in the Woods (Without Getting Injured)

One of the most important outdoor survival skill to have is an understanding of how to safely build a fire pit. Learning this skill gives you […]
October 23, 2017

A Cheap Tactical Flashlight to Put in Your Gear

For power outages, one of the things that I recommend you do it purchase some cheap flashlights. I suggest keeping them all over your house in […]
September 29, 2017

Planning a Cold-Weather Adventure? Grab These 6 Essentials for Winter Hiking

Are you an avid hiker? Are you planning a winter hike into the great unknown? Planning a Cold-Weather Adventure? Grab These 6 Essentials for Winter Hiking […]
September 25, 2017

The GI P-38 Can Opener: Awesome Prepping Gear Recommendations

Obviously, I cover much more, but one of the items that I recommend to people in my Advanced Preparedness System is the GI P-38 Can Opener, […]
September 11, 2017
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How to Cross Rivers and Streams when Hiking

Hazards of Moving Water If you ever find yourself backpacking for fun, or in an emergency, you will probably cross a river or stream. There are […]
August 28, 2017
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Get Cheap and Easy Backup Power for Emergencies

When you first begin prepping, you don’t need to worry a lot about backup power… but this isn’t what you want to hear. So, since you […]
August 14, 2017

3 Reasons NOT to Tell People You are a Prepper

When you first get into prepping, you will want to tell others about it. Don’t do this right away. The reaction you get will not be […]
July 17, 2017

Sawyer Mini Filtration System: Awesome Survival Gear Tips

  One of the things I love to keep with me is a water filtration system. Everyone touts the lifestraw as their favorite, but these “experts” […]