Shelter is fundamental to survival.
Because having a roof over your head and walls surrounding you, keeps you:
But securing a shelter is not always a simple task in a survival situation.
Sure, you might get lucky and find an uninhabited cave (void of wild animals). Or you might be able to build a shelter out of branches and logs (if you’re a survival expert). Or you could stumble into a vacant cabin. Anythings possible…
These are all valid options for securing shelter, but it’s relying on luck – and luck in survival is always a terrible idea. And most of us are not survival masters. Which means you’ll want to the next best option – to take a shelter with you. [Read more…]