Survival, Preparedness, and Armchair Preppers

bad-timeFrom: Crossroads: The Up From The Depth Saga

There is a fine line or gray area for survival and preparedness. There is also confusion that somehow outdoor survival training and preparedness are one in the same. I’ll admit there is a bit of an overlap between outdoor survival and prepping. However, learning how to stare down a charging moose is not the same as having a woodstove or a BOB.

Outdoor Survival is just that, learning how to survive outside your home. Most outdoor survival courses are designed to show and teach the students how to survive if lost in the woods. That’s kind of a no brainer right there being as the title of most of these classes addresses something related to the outdoors. Continue reading