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Best Survival Gear Stores

If you plan on traversing rough mountain terrain on your next vacation, or want to prepare for a natural disaster, finding the right survival equipment can be a big challenge.

Earthquakes, tornadoes, ice storms, and hurricanes can leave you in the dark and cause you to leave your home, with nowhere to go. Or, you could be stuck at your residence with little or no access to food, water, and electricity. Similarly, roughing it in the mountains can be a lot of fun - but having the proper emergency supplies is key to preparing for any situation that could occur. It could be life or death.

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Survival Gear Reviews

5 stars
Prepare Wise

PREPARE Best-In-Class Blue Ribbon Award

PrepareWise offers a solid selection of survival gear, focusing primarily on food but also with a great variety of safety kits, water storage options, and fuel/energy products. With free shipping on every order within the continental US, an "A+" rating with the Better Business Bureau, and free gifts with most larger purchases, it's easy to see why PrepareWise owns our top rating among retailers of survival gear.
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4.5 stars
The Ready Store


At The Ready Store you'll find an extensive line of survival gear and emergency preparedness products for all of your needs. Great prices, along with free shipping options, makes The Ready Store a strong value. If you're looking for anything survival gear related, this is an excellent place to shop.
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4 stars
Are You Prepared


A nice selection of many different survival gear products, low cost shipping and a decent return policy makes Are You Prepared a strong contender for your survival gear and emergency preparedness needs.
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3 stars
1 800 Prepare


While the 1 800 Prepare website does have a good selection of emergency preparedness supplies, it does not have any food supplies that we were looking for. That along with less than impressive shipping and return policies bumped the ranking of this company to only average.
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3 stars
Survival Food


Survival Food provides a limited line of survival products. The food selection on this website is comparable to those rated higher but lacks the selection of other emergency preparedness/survival products that we were looking for. Shipping was expensive and the return policy wasn't as customer friendly as we would like. Read More... Visit

2.5 stars
Nitro Pak


Nitro Pak provides a very specialized website and lacks a nice selection of emergency preparedness products we were looking. The website also lacked good organization and presented from frustration while navigating the limited selection. Read More... Visit

2 stars
Quake Kare


Quake Kare misses the mark in selection and shipping rates. If you are looking for survival gear products we recommend you shop a much higher ranked company. Read More... Visit

Continued from above

Trying to find affordable survival gear and emergency preparedness products in most local areas can be a frustrating experience. Thankfully there are online companies that provide a wide selection of survival products to save you time and money.

Before making your next purchase of survival gear, packaged food, or bottled water, consider the following:

  • Selection. Does the company offer a wide selection of survival gear and emergency preparedness products? Or will you have to shop various companies to find everything you need?
  • Shipping. Survival gear can be heavy. What does the survival company charge for shipping, and how does that compare to other providers?
  • Return policy. Does the survival gear company enable you to return products if you aren't satisfied? If so, does that involve a restocking fee? has reviewed and ranked the best survival gear stores available today. We hope these reviews help you meet all of your emergency preparedness and survival gear needs!

Top 10 Survival Gear Now Launches its New Website

Exploring the Outdoors is a fun and relaxing activity. It's exciting and all but being prepared for what lies ahead would definitely help any person survive when disaster strikes. Top 10 Survival Gear, an online shop that offers survival kits, has now ...

Published:  Fri, 19 May 2017 07:03:00 GMT

What to Do If You Are Caught Without Your Prepping Supplies

When it makes sense I have basic survival gear that I pack, but my luggage has to be checked. I have flown with a firearm on multiple occasions, but what if you are unable to take any survival gear with you? What would you do if you were caught in a ...

Published:  Tue, 16 May 2017 01:00:00 GMT

Join the Survival Gear Giveaway Contest

The more points you earn, the better your chances to be drawn to win. Once You've signed up you'll get a chance to share on Facebook. You can also win bonus points by spreading the word online with your very own contest link. You'll earn points ...

Published:  Tue, 23 May 2017 15:17:00 GMT

Survival Gear Review: Back Packer's Pantry Multigrain Buttermilk Hotcakes

I've been starting my lil' dude on making fires in the woods (never too early!) so I had him find a birch tree and peel some bark while I collected dry twigs and branches from the myriad white pine trees in the area; I scored and found a recently ...

Published:  Mon, 22 May 2017 06:04:00 GMT

What is the best hunting pack and frame out there on the market? (2017 Review)

This tactical backpack is made of Water-resistant 600D polyester. YKK Zipper. Rain Cover Included.SIDE POCKET- This hiking backpack with 2 side pockets(8"*9") that can hold water bottle or camping & survival gear.

Published:  Sat, 20 May 2017 14:45:00 GMT

Take precautions recreating in the backcountry

Equally important is for the users to follow their described route. Also, when you decide to go into the woods you should take some basic survival gear with you. This gear should include; food, water, extra warm clothing, sleeping bag, fire starting ...

Published:  Thu, 25 May 2017 05:12:00 GMT

The World's Smallest Tactical Pocket Knife

Drop us in the middle of nowhere. Let us bring this one piece of survival gear. With this tiny tool, we can make fire. Or split wood (allegedly). Or do some extremely proficient whittling. In fact, watch it do whatever your normal EDC can do, while ...

Published:  Tue, 16 May 2017 07:16:00 GMT

Community Corner: CHAT's goal is "ėMy Brother's Keeper' for homeless

Third St. Chico >> The Chico Housing Action Team, CHAT, is working to expand its services to include My Brother's Keeper, a store where the homeless can get free clothing and survival gear like tarps and sleeping bags. Fundraising efforts are already ...

Published:  Mon, 15 May 2017 19:42:00 GMT

The Ultimate Survival Gear List

Once you've begun to stockpile survival gear, it can be hard to determine what you're missing from your list. As a result, we've taken the time to create as much of a comprehensive list of all the different types of survival gear as possible.

Published:  Wed, 04 Jun 2014 17:00:00 GMT

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