Solar-powered camping lights offer several advantages over more traditional lights, especially when hiking in remote areas.
Whether you’re planning to live off-grid or you just want to be prepared for a lengthy grid-down situation, there are plenty of ways to do the laundry without the help of electricity.
If you are camping or hiking backwoods trails, “clean” is a relative term. Without the comforts of home (like hot water, electricity, and your favorite hair dryer), you need to compromise on your usual level of hygiene. However, you don’t need to throw basic rules of cleanliness completely out the window while you're on the... Continue Reading →
When the sun goes down, most people feel safer and more secure if they have a reliable light source. For centuries, humans have relied on lanterns to bring light to dark places. While lanterns were the only lighting choice for our great-great-grandparents, a good lantern is still a handy tool, especially when standard electric lighting... Continue Reading →
Unless you're sleeping or... ahem... 'sleeping', being in the dark sucks. However, being in the dark and being unable to find the key you just dropped or unable to identify the shadow you saw duck into a dark alley really sucks. Don't let it happen to you.
How you can become an expert in stretching your outdoor survival budget and manage to get some of the coolest and most useful equipment out there on the market while doing it.
What will women do about their periods in a shit-hits-the-fan situation? Can we survive without easy access to our favorite over-the-counter pads and tampons?