Survival News

Genius! Columbia introduces new stainless steel clothing labels that double as survival tools

Popular outdoor clothing manufacturer Columbia knocks it out of the park with new clothing information hang tags, cut from stainless steel, that double as survival tools. The steel tags are templated 4” tags with components that can be snapped out to form tools such as a sun dial, handsaw, water…
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Survival Kits

Make your own compact, portable survival/bugout bag – as small as a fanny pack!

When creating bugout bags, a collection of supplies required to survive an unexpected event, most survivalists use a backpack to hold the survival supplies. The size and maneuverability of backpacks make them ideal choices for survival kits.  Their large size however, can be a constraint.  That doesn’t have to be…
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Survival Planning – an introduction to surviving in the wild

Introduction to survival plannning A survival plan is critical to your ability to survive.  There are three components to a survival plan – planning, preparation, and practice.  By visiting the Wilderness Arena website, you have already taken the first step.  Planning is nothing more than understanding that a situation could…
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Survival Kits

Preparing an emergency survival kit – list of supplies needed for your bugout bag

Introduction to survival kits/bugout bags The environment you will operate in is key to the types of items you will need in your survival kit and how much equipment you put in it depends on how long you will be required to survive using the items in your bugout bag. …
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