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Welcome To The CH Kadels Blog. We are your online source for all of your must-have survival and camping gear including backpacks, fire starters, tents, sleeping bags, camping tools and emergency food. So, here, we'll give you lots of great "how-to" information to get you started whether you're going camping or looking to bug-out. Enjoy the Blog!

It's Hot! Stay Hydrated, Stay Cool!

Date Published: 2023-07-26

By Adelia Ladson It’s hotter than normal this year with record-breaking temperatures across the world! When you’re out and about in this heat, it’s doubly important that you have that sip of water when you need it to ward ... read more

Top 10 Outdoor and Survival Gadgets for 2023

Date Published: 2023-07-12

By Adelia Ladson Whether you're camping, day hiking or bugging-out, having gear that makes your life easier or helps you survive is definitely preferable to the alternative. With that in mind, I have put together a list of... read more

Staying Clean and Healthy in the Wild

Date Published: 2023-06-28

By Adelia Ladson Outdoor hygiene skills are something most people don't think about but can not be discounted when you're spending any amount of time living outside. A large number of illnesses happen because of poor hygie... read more

The Art of Stealth Camping: Tips and Techniques

Date Published: 2023-06-21

By Desiree Weeks When things go south, it’s important to not just be prepared with gear, but also with the knowledge on how to safely camp in a way that won’t draw attention to yourself. The first step is making sure you ... read more

Power Solutions for Camping and Bugging-Out

Date Published: 2023-06-07

By Adelia Ladson When you're living off-grid, whether long-term or short-term, unless you're going completely primitive, you need a reliable source of electricity. As tied as we are to our smart phones, they're the first t... read more

Campsite Kitchen Checklist

Date Published: 2023-05-31

By Adelia Ladson Campsite cooking doesn’t have to be messy and difficult. If you're well-prepared, it can be a fun and tasty experience for you and your family or your camping companions. The key, when you're cooking over ... read more

The Basics of Land Navigation

Date Published: 2023-05-24

By Adelia Ladson Knowing how to navigate is one of those skills that you need to have in your toolbox of knowledge. It ranks up there with building a fire and finding potable water. If you plan on spending anytime out in t... read more

We're Digging Entrenching Tools

Date Published: 2023-05-10

By Adelia Ladson What Is An Entrenching Tool Although some form of entrenching tool has been used by militaries going back to Roman times, the first modern entrenching tool was invented by a Danish officer, in 1869, to be ... read more

Bushmaster: The Ultimate Bushcraft Knives

Date Published: 2023-05-03

By Adelia Ladson Acquiring and developing skills that will help you survive in a natural environment is a great way to add to your survival toolbox. Bushcraft is the use and practice of these skills so that you have the co... read more

How To Interpret A Weather Report

Date Published: 2023-04-26

By Adelia Ladson You've grown-up with weather reports all of your life but when you look at a weather forecast, do you really know what it means. Do you actually understand what the weatherman is telling you? Here's a quic... read more

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