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Wilderness Candle

Being able to see at night in the wilderness is an ability that you don’t want to go without.  Of course, you should always have an headlamp with you, but batteries run out, gear breaks, or you could lose it.  This could put you in a situation where you can only perform necessary tasks during daylight hours.  Especially during the winter months, this could have you at a dangerous disadvantage when you are already facing harsh temperatures.  Being able to make a wilderness candle will help you function without a headlamp or conserve dying batteries.   First, you will need […]

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5 Options for Light Sources After SHTF 

5 Options for Light Sources After SHTF 

Light is very important. It is very difficult to do anything after the sun goes down without light. You’ve probably realized this if the power has ever gone out at night-it strikes you all at once how much you rely on light. Obviously, in modern life we are very dependent on light. Not just the lights in our homes, but also street lights, the light from our cellphone, and even light pollution to illuminate the light. But after disaster strikers, if power grids are down, there won’t be much light anywhere. Here are some options for light sources for when […]

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