The Prepper Journal’s Huge list of Prepping Resources
The following websites and prepper links provide a ton of information on various subjects to help the prepper or survivalist-minded person. There are just a few of many other great sites in the prepping community and these all have earned my respect. Additionally, there are a lot of prepper resources listed below. If you have ideas for anything else, please let me know.
Survival and Preparedness Blogs – US
- More Than Just Surviving
- Off-Grid Survival
- Preppers Survive
- Ready Nutrition
- SHTF Plan
- SHTF Preparedness
- Survival Sherpa
- Survivalist Prepper
- Tactical Intelligence
- The Apartment Prepper’s Blog
- The Organic Prepper
- Urban Survival Site
- Emergency War Surgery – U.S. Army Medical Department electronic files.
- The Preparedness Review – Fall 2013 – Excellent resource of information with articles from the Prepper Journal and 16 others!
- Dutch Oven Cookbook
- Where there is no Doctor
- Where there is no Dentist
- 1881 Household Cyclopedia
- Complete Manual of Pirate Radio
- Firearm Bill of Sale
- Firearm Inventory List – Great spreadsheet to track all of your firearms and equipment
- Ammo Inventory Spreadsheet – keep track of all your ammo so you know what you have
- Flood Fighting: How To Use Sandbags
- Practical Plastic Surgery for Non-surgeons
- The Basics of Wound Care
- Power Outage Checklist
- Bug Out Bag Checklist
- Survivor Library – More downloadable manuals than you can shake a stick at
Survival and Preparedness Books
Survival Manuals – Introduction to concepts
- SAS Survival Handbook: How to Survive in the Wild, in Any Climate, on Land or at Sea – by John Lofty Wiseman
- How to Survive the End of the World as We Know It: Tactics, Techniques, and Technologies for Uncertain Times – by James Wesley Rawles
- When All Hell Breaks Loose – by Cody Lundin
- Surviving Doomsday – A Guide for Surviving an Urban Disaster – by Richard Duarte (You can read our review here)
Homesteading / Self Sufficient Skills
- The Encyclopedia of Country Living – by Carla Emery
- Stocking Up: How to Preserve the Foods You Grow, Naturally – by Carol Stoner
- Seed to Seed: Seed Saving and Growing Techniques for Vegetable Gardeners – by Suzanne Ashworth
- Basic Butchering of Livestock & Game – by John J. Mettler
- Back to Basics: A Complete Guide to Traditional Skills, Third Edition – by Abigail R. Gehring
- The Outdoor Knots Book (Mountaineers Outdoor Basics) – by Clyde Soles
- When Technology Fails (Revised & Expanded): A Manual for Self-Reliance, Sustainability, and Surviving the Long Emergency – by Matthew Stein
- Cookin’ with Home Storage – by Peggy Layton
Natural Remedies / First Aid / Guides
- The Complete Medicinal Herbal: A Practical Guide to the Healing Properties of Herbs, with More Than 250 Remedies for Common Ailments – by Penelope Ody
- The Doctors Book of Home Remedies II – by Prevention Magazine
- Curing Everyday Ailments (Readers Digest) – by Readers’ Digest
- Identifying and Harvesting Edible and Medicinal Plants in Wild (and Not So Wild) Places – by Steve Brill
- Emergency War Surgery – by Nato
- First Aid: Fundamentals for Survival – by James Hubbard (You can read our review here)
Tactical Methods / Strategies / Security
- Special Forces Guerrilla Warfare Manual – by Wimberley Scott
- Tactical Pistol Marksmanship: How to Improve Your Combat Shooting Skills – by Gabriel Suarez
- Boston’s Gun Bible – by Boston T. Party
- Build Your Own underground Root Cellar – by Phyllis Hobson
- The Secure Home – by Joel Skousen
- Strategic Relocation–North American Guide to Safe Places, 3rd Edition – by Joel Skousen (You can read our review here)
- You & the Police! – by Boston T. Party
- One Nation, Under Surveillance — Privacy From the Watchful Eye – by Boston T. Party
Fiction – Philosophy – Foreshadowing
- Patriots: A Novel of Survival in the Coming Collapse – by James Wesley Rawles
- Atlas Shrugged: (Centennial Edition) – by Ayn Rand
- Holding Their Own: A novel of survival – Joe Nobody
- Brave New World – by Aldous Huxley
- One Second After – William R. Forstchen
- Alas, Babylon – Pat Frank
- Going Home: A Novel (The Survivalist Series) – by A. American (You can read our review here)
Survival Gear and Equipment
- SG Ammo
- Grindworx Knives
- Bulk Ammo
- Camping Survival
- Crossfire Ammunition
- AR500 Body Armor – Join The Armored Republic
- Radio Reference.com – Great Ham radio resource for information.
- SafeGuard ARMOR– Body Armor Retailer in the United States.
- Sinclair International – Reloading supplies and equipment
- JetBoil Flash – Great camping or bug out tool
- EcoZoom Versa Outdoor Stove – efficiency sells
- Fieldcraft Survival
- Garand Thumb
- Duff and Dale
- Tactical Rifleman
- The Nutnfancy Project
- Warrior Poet Society
- Convert Your Lawn Mower to a Generator – Instructions from www.theepicenter.com
- Surviving in the wild – Ammo.com’s lengthy article covers a lot of ground.
Survival and Prepper News, Directory’s and Aggregators
Additional Prepper Resources
- Emergency Hurricane Preparedness Guide for Seniors
- Top Prepper Sites – Ranking by feedback on Prepper Sites. Please vote for the Prepper Journal if you think we deserve it.
- Picker of Locks – Informative site showing an amazing amount of information on the subject of lock picking. I don’t advocate breaking any laws, but knowledge is good.
- Peak Prosperity’s Food Storage Wiki – wiki addressing all the key how-to elements of food storage.
- COUNTERCON – Counter-terrorism consulting company assisting state agencies, private businesses, and small groups to prepare for man-made disasters (terrorist attacks, active shooter).
- WikiArms – Find Ammo in stock, live ammo tracker.
If you have a site you want to suggest for inclusion on this list, please contact us. I will be updating this page with resources you can download in the very near future.