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Welcome to Intrepid Outdoors, the online outdoor, preparedness, and survival site dedicated to helping you survive when TSHTF.

Who are we?

There are a number of great prepper and survival blogs out there that cater for all kind of situation. Intrepid Outdoors brings together the best content from THE experts in the community and presents them in a clear and simple way.

Want gear? We’ve got you covered with our prepper gear reviews section, looking for key survival skills for when times get tough? No problem – check out our Survival Skills section.

We’re also with the times and know that many of you love nothing more than to listen to podcasts. So we built a great resource for that too. right here – Prepper and Survival Podcasts.

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How To Make a Foxhole Radio

Getting news and information when the SHTF is critical. Things could be going seriously wrong and you may not have an idea in you are not getting any news. There is a good chance the infrastructure will be in trouble and your reality TV shows won’t be streaming on the tube. The cable will be […]


How to Make a Bio-Filter

Purified water is one of the most important survival necessities. That doesn’t just mean water which has been made clear, because water can be clear but still unclean. If you’re looking for a ready-to-use filtration system, check out my pick at Amazon. The things that make water unsafe to drink aren’t so much the things […]

3 Deadfall Traps That You Should Know How To Make

Trapping is a traditional way to catch game and should be part of your survival strategy. They are all pretty simple to set up but each has their little quirks, advantages, and disadvantages.   You should set up several traps in different locations that you check regularly. Look for locations that show signs of animals, […]

How To Build A DIY Portable Solar Power Generator (For Under $200)

This project was born from a camping with my better half and a group of friends. These friends are not of our prepper mindset and as such had no way to recharge their phones, batteries or run any kind of device that required power. If you’re interested in a done-for-you option check out my favorite […]

How to Survive In an Urban SHTF Scenario

If you are thinking about participating in a peaceful protest demonstration, take some precautions because anytime you can get into a difficult situation. It is common practice for governments to embed provocateurs among the demonstrators and at some point begin to instigate violence in order to demonize peaceful demonstrators in the media, as well as an excuse to send […]