How to Prevent Blisters on Feet: Avoid the Pain & Increase Survival Chances

Blisters are fluid filled pockets generally seen on the top layer of skin developed due to an injury or infection. It is commonly seen on feet and hands where the outer layer of skin is thicker. Such lesions are a natural response on damaged skin areas giving a cushioning effect, thereby preventing further harm to […]

Ultimate guide for camping with kids (+20 tips)

camping with kids

Thinking of heading to the campgrounds with your kids? While it may seem rather adventurous, camping with your little ones can be quite a fun and educational activity. In fact, with a proper plan and our excellent tips, heading off to the great outdoors (or kid friendly campgrounds) can be totally doable.  What is a […]

20 Life Saving Survival Knots You Need to Know

survival knot

The history of knots dates back to 13000 BC. During those times it was mostly used as a tool for survival. Today, knot tying is still a valuable skill for adventure-loving people and provides practical solutions when you go camping, climbing, river crossing, and setting up a tent. Importance of survival knots Knowing survival knots […]

How To Wrap A Wound? A Basic Guide To Wounds And Bandages

how to wrap a wound

Whenever you are injured, you should treat the wound as soon as possible. This is a guide to basic first aid techniques for any wounds or injuries. Types of open wounds An open lesion is any form of breakage or damage on the skin surface due to burns, skin tears, paper cuts, or any underlying […]

Basic First Aid You Need To Know While Camping

When you think of adventurous activities, camping is probably the first thing that comes to your mind. However, with camping comes certain risks and mishaps may happen. Thus, it’s better to be prepared. Apart from other stuff, here are some basic first aid you need to know while camping.   Why is basic first aid necessary […]

How to Stay Warm in a Tent- 15 Secrets

People who are passionate about camping usually limit their days in the wilderness during cold weather. Here are a few recommended options that will work well to help you stay warm in a tent on your next trip. Why does your body lose heat? Before appreciating the advice on staying warm in a tent, one […]

What To Do If You Get Lost In The Woods

Every year, around 2,000 individuals get lost in the woods. We all hope that we will not be among those unlucky individuals. However, none of us can ever be certain. As such, we need to be prepared to face any situation if we do get lost in the wilderness.  In this article, we will share […]

Altitude Sickness: What Is AMS and How Do I Avoid It?

Ever been on a hike and suddenly felt nauseous? There’s a high chance you were experiencing altitude sickness. More commonly known as acute mountain sickness (AMS), It is caused by lower oxygen and air pressure levels at higher elevations. Most people will recover as their body becomes accustomed to the higher altitude. However, if left […]

Survival shelters: How to build them in the wild? (15 designs)

Survival shelters How to build them in the wild

Whether you are camping out in the woods or taking a trip through the desert, the shelter will always be a top priority. Knowing the different types of shelters can save you in an emergency.  Check out the 15 types of shelters you should know about before going on a trip. What are survival shelters […]

How to Survive Dehydration: 8 Tips to Help You Go Without Water

Keeping hydrated should be the first thing that comes to mind when thinking about survival. The human body needs a certain amount of water every day in order to maintain bodily functions, let alone operate at its optimum. It is said that dehydration is the number one cause for midday fatigue. No surprise when we […]