Prepping is simply about being aware of, and prepared for possible threats that could seriously challenge our way of life.
It is perfectly natural for a human to imagine an array of different possible threats, and then working out possible solutions about how we can survive, if any of those situations happened to materialise.
In part 2 of BushcraftLab’s series on foraging, survival instructor Steve Aley introduces you to 5 plants you can find NOW to practise your 100% ID
The recent cryptosporidium parasite scare in lancashire highlights the need for preparing for the unexpected, some two weeks and still now the water supply has been infected with supermarkets selling out of bottled water, and residents warned to boil all water reminds us of a third world country situation.
We all like to think we’d be able to survive if we were dropped into the wilderness. But, how many of us would actually be able to fend for ourselves? Here are the 10 rules to remember if you’re heading out to spend some time with Mother Nature…
Keen wilderness explorers and campers should always be kitted out with the right gear when they head out on their latest trip. It doesn’t matter if it’s a simple camping trip in the woods or an expedition into the mountains, without the right equipment and a survival kit to hand, you’re asking for trouble right from the start.
We often hear about survival of the fittest but when put in unnatural or unfamiliar situations our instincts and skills could be what keep us alive. So if you are destined to be out in the wilderness make sure that you have some knowledge of what you may come up against and you are equipped with the right gear.