Jungle climates are home to many vines and plants that yield safe drinking water. But what happens if you find yourself dehydrated in North America?
Frank Bill’s newest book, The Savage, is a dark, dreary, gut punch of a survivalist novel that’ll leave readers wanting to hug their children.
We tested the Cauldryn Fyre water bottle, a vacuum-insulated vessel with a battery-powered heating element that can boil water at the press of a button.
Foraging for edible plants is complicated by the fact that some plants resemble edible options and but can actually be fatally toxic.
With spring showers approaching, we’re taking a look at stormproof backpacks that will both increase your daily carry capacity and endure punishing weather.
This guide explains how to evacuate an injured person from a hazardous or remote location, such as an active-shooter event or a backcountry hike gone…
The Ruger PC Carbine is a takedown model chambered in 9mm rather than .22LR. Better yet, the PCC is compatible with standard 9mm Glock magazines.
As a former Green Beret, Mykel Hawke had to overcome the language barrier to communicate without an interpreter. Here are some of the lessons he…
Pay phones and landline phones may be going the way of the dinosaurs, but there’s still tremendous value in this dated communications technology.
A survival cache is a collection of gear and supplies you’ve hidden away for future use. This can contain some lifesaving tools for bug-out situations.
Women and children are some of the most vulnerable members of society to crimes of sexual assault and abduction. These self-defense techniques can help.
Ed Calderon has spent years working south of the border in Mexican law enforcement, where he encountered a nationwide epidemic of kidnapping-for-profit.
If you don't have a carabiner in your EDC kit, you’ll be a convert soon after trying one. This useful tool is not just for…
Check out the Issue 25 edition of Gear Up for the latest survival gear from Outdoor Edge, Air Venturi, Trayvax, Streamlight, and more!
In Issue 25 of RECOIL OFFGRID, we discuss how a parent can prepare and react if your child is lost or abducted while traveling in…