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  1. Disaster Preparedness General Discussion
    I'm sure this has been discussed before so can anyone point me toward a good thread that talks about the best appliances to furnish a cabin running on a propane generator. Things like refrigeration, dehumidifier, microwave, etc.. Thanks.
  2. Disaster Preparedness General Discussion
    In a previous thread I talked about this old cabin on the back of the property Thread 1 - Thoughts on this rural cabin. There was a lot of good feedback and I want to thank everyone who made suggestions. This is what I have come up with. Feel free to post suggestions and ideas. 1 - Build...
  3. Disaster Preparedness General Discussion
    My wife stumbled across this a few days back and thought it would be great for our hunt camp (otherwise known as our BOL)...
  4. Disaster Preparedness General Discussion
    Ok so I used the search function and couldn't find any relevant posts. What i am after is the following. I would like to purchase some land for a cabin and recreation in south eastern or southern Ohio. How do you secure the property and more importantly any building. With our schedules I...
  5. Disaster Preparedness General Discussion
    My family is about to purchase 100 acres of raw, wooded land. We want to build a mid-sized cabin or house. The land has a creek that goes through it and one unpaved road that leads to it. I am looking for advice on where to start. First i need to start drafting ideas of what i want really and...
  6. Farming, Gardening & Homesteading
    Building a Wilderness Homestead in the PNW. Previously, from WR: Well, it’s that time of the year again and it was with a buzzy heart I boarded the great plane west for the Americas! :) On the flight there were no dramas, on the ground...
  7. Books, Movies & Stories
    I tried seveeral forum searches and did not find this posted It is a beautiful hour and 1/2 movie about the Canadian Wilds,
  8. Farming, Gardening & Homesteading
    This story chronicles my return to the mountains of Wyoming, since 2012 I’ve been granted a small section of land and intent to build it up into a holiday home / hunting cabin / Summer / Winter Retreat. Next-door is the legendary Mountain Man Mike who is busy completing his cabin, I’ll help him...
  9. Wilderness Survival, Hiking and Camping Forum
    So my family and I have never been camping and I really want to find a clean decent safe place this summer. A lake with a cabin resort type area. John Candy's Great Outdoors type :-). Any suggestions?
  10. Disaster Preparedness General Discussion
    Here is a pretty good cabin built out of 2 sea containers. Nice work.
  11. Wilderness Survival, Hiking and Camping Forum
    Theres this show I watch called Vice. Was catching up on it today and watched this episode. Made me a little jealous, and a little apprehensive. In knowing that I pretty much have no idea what to do in these situations. But at the same time, it is very thought provoking. And a little...
  12. Farming, Gardening & Homesteading
    Hi All Been prepping for a couple years now, concerned for half a decade. I have some resources (money) but not a ton. Live in the suburbs, and have done about as much as I am going to in my current 0.2 acre home. I like it here, and both the wife and I have good jobs. Work too much and not...
  13. Disaster Preparedness General Discussion
    Be gentle, it’s a work in progress. The 100 acre property is located 90 miles from my primary residence (1.5 hour drive under normal conditions). 80 miles from nearest “large city”. Property access is limited to a small dirt road 3 miles off closest paved surface. 2 ponds, 3 drilled wells...
  14. Financial Forum
    Hey guys I just wanted to see how many people think that a economic collapse or some kind of cotastrofe was going to happen.I sure think one is going to happen.Things just keep getting worse and worse as days go on.I think that the government is taking money and keeping it for themselfs.I also...
  15. Disaster Preparedness General Discussion
    My fiancee and I are planning on buying a spot of land and building a small cabin to live in, and using the land for gardening and raising livestock. Inasmuch, this would ideally be both our home, and our BOL. I guess you can say we're both pretty much PO'd at society, and we want to bug out and...
  16. Disaster Preparedness General Discussion
    Not mine, this was sent to me via email from a friend of mine… He knows I want at least some sort of cabin since I sold mine in Gatlinburg TN a while ago. So he said "here you go, nothing like you had before but something that could get you back out there…:thumb:"
  17. Disaster Preparedness General Discussion
    I have wanted a cabin on a piece of property about 10 miles from my house for a while now and about a week ago I got her to say yes. I am going to turn a 20 conex box (overseas container) into a cabin. I am worried about theft so I will not be cutting any holes in the conex. I plan on putting a...
  18. Disaster Preparedness General Discussion
    I manage 105 acres of forest land that I am not doing anything with. It is about 1/4 mile wide by 1 mile long] It is across the road from my place. At one time I had priced putting in 1/4 mile of gravel driveway and a pad to park a single-wide trailer on [a friend had wanted to lease 10 acres...
  19. Disaster Preparedness General Discussion
    I thought I would share this video in case most of you haven't seen it. Apparently, this guy built his cabin (which he lives in full-time) for roughly 2K. I was thinking about doing something similar in the next few years.
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