Category: Survival

Jim Shockey Reacts to Mother and Baby Girl Killed by Yukon Grizzly

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A Yukon mother and baby daughter were recently mauled and killed by a grizzly bear. Jim Shockey delivers a righteously angry reaction. By now most of us have heard about the horrific deadly mauling of a mother and her 10-month-old daughter by a grizzly bear. Both 37-year-old Valerie Theoret and her infant daughter Adele Roesholt

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Spyderco Makes the Best Knife Sharpener, and It’s Time You Started Using One


If you want the best knife sharpener for home use, go with this one. Savvy outdoorsmen know a sharp knife is one of the most important tools you can carry. They also know that sharpening your knives yourself, on a consistent basis, is the only way to go. After all, you don’t really own them if you

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You’re Not Ready for What These Guys Just Rescued From This Trench


How on earth did a deer get stuck in that skinny little ditch anyway? There’s a construction crew out there somewhere with the story of their lives, and luckily enough, you can see it unfold right here. After trenching quite some distance for phone, cable, or possibly electric lines, they came across an animal that

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Gear Review: The Unique But Versatile Pocket Shot Slingshot

Travis Smola

The Pocket Shot is a new take on traditional slingshots. As long as human beings have been hurling projectiles at things through bows, firearms, and other devices, we as a human race have been trying to perfect new designs on them. This constant innovation even proves true for the simple slingshot. The folks at Pocket

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GRAPHIC: Russian Truckers Heinously Flatten a Brown Bear, Uproar Ensues 


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Shift working truckers in remote Yakutia took aim at a brown bear with their vehicles and killed the big bear. A video out of the Russian Sakha Republic showed several men in two different trucks mowing down a brown bear as it attempted to escape. The men are reportedly saying “Crush him!” while laughing at the

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The USA-Made Blade Fit for an Outdoorsman


Check out the Para Military™ 2, a Spyderco classic you can count on in any situation. Outdoorsmen looking for the best all-purpose knife to take into the wild can finally stop searching. One of the most popular knives in the Spyderco collection, the Para Military 2, stays faithful to the legacy of the original Para Military folding knife

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What Survival Weapons Should You Carry in Case of a Disaster?

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If you’re in a survival situation, whether it’s a post-apocalyptic scenario or you’re lost in the wilderness, you’ll need survival weapons of some sort to get you through. When the term “survival weapons” comes up most of us tend to think of a SHTF, post-apocalyptic world where we’re fighting off hordes of flesh-eating zombies or

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How to Prepare Your Home for Disaster

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Are you ready should disaster strike? Preparedness just makes good sense. Here are some things to consider when preparing your home for disaster. The recent hurricane in the southern part of the country has reinforced the idea of preparing your home for disaster. Emergency situations can strike anywhere and at any time. Hurricanes, flooding, tornadoes

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