Tag Archives | Shelter

72 Hour Bug Out Bags

72 Hour Bug Out Bags We’ve written about 72-hour kits (also known as Bug-Out Bags/Kits) and it’s a common theme on any survivalist website. You can buy a backpack such as THESE and start building your own kits or you can buy one pre-assembled such as the one’s we’ve found and listed HERE, and then […]

Building Your Own Shelter

If you are in a situation where you need to build a shelter, there are several different types of shelters that you can build. If you have no materials with which to construct a shelter, you should make use of any cover or protection that is available, such as a cliff overhang, a cave, a […]

Poncho Tent Shelter

 Poncho Tent Shelter This tent provides a low silhouette. It also protects you from the elements on two sides. It has, however, less usable space and observation area than a lean-to, decreasing your reaction time to enemy detection. To make this tent, you need a poncho, two 1.5- to 2.5-meter ropes, six sharpened sticks about […]

Poncho Lean on Shelter

Poncho Lean On It takes only a short time and minimal equipment to build this lean-to. You need a poncho, 2 to 3 meters of rope or parachute suspension line, three stakes about 30 centimeters long, and two trees or two poles 2 to 3 meters apart. Before selecting the trees you will use or […]