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We know life is full of challenges that pop up at a moment's notice. That's why we've reviewed some of the best survival gear, so that you can be prepared no matter what you're going through.
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In the midst of this stressful time in life, many of you are probably wondering how you can best prepare for future uncertainty. Whether it's out in nature or in the city, we've got you covered on best practices you can follow to stay safe.
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Gear

The Best Bushcraft Knife Under $100

In a hurry? Our top pick for the best bushcraft knife under $100 is the Morakniv Bushcraft Carbon Steel Survival Knife. No matter what you’re trying to accomplish, a fixed blade knife is a necessary addition to any survivalist’s toolbelt.

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Urban

How to Perform Fast and Effective Parkour Vaults

When it comes to urban survival, being able to move around fast and efficiently is a necessary skill to have in your toolbelt. And what better way is there to do that then by learning some awesome parkour vaults? As

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Wilderness

The 10 Essentials for Safe Wilderness Exploration

Beautiful as it might be, nature is known for its unpredictability and danger. Flash floods can come out of nowhere and sweep you away. Blizzards can keep you trapped in one place for days. Holes and cliff edges can hide

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Wilderness

A Survivalist Guide on How to Build a Campfire

Knowing how to build a campfire is a necessary skill for any survivalist to have in their toolbelt. Without fire, it’s more difficult to stay warm, cook food, or boil water, meaning that your odds of staying alive are significantly

Our Mission

We’ll admit it…”The Daily Survivalist” is a bit misleading as far as names go. Sure, we teach you how to take care of yourself, the tools you’ll need, and the skills required to use them properly, but this site is about so much more than merely surviving.

But unfortunately, “The Daily Thrivealist” just didn’t quite have that same ring to it, so we stuck with what we had.

We understand that, now more than ever, people like you are feeling the weight of uncertainty in your day to day lives. It’s a crippling reality, and one of countless reasons why you might feel trapped in the routine of just trying to make it to the next day.

We get it, and we want to help.

Here, you’ll learn a basic skillset – big and little things you can do every day – to give you confidence to step out of your comfort zone and do the things you’ve always wanted to do.