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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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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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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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If you are new to looking for survival gear, Emergency Essentials is a good company for you. The online store provides educational tools to guide anyone toward building a good supply of emergency preparedness essentials. They also offer a 30-day satisfaction guarantee, allowing you to return an item for any reason during that time frame.

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Even with just eight years of being in business, The Wise Company has become a well-known supplier of survival gear. New customers will appreciate the educational resources this online store offers. Survival enthusiasts will enjoy browsing through their vast inventory. Their sales and specials are worth looking for but navigating their website requires some patience.

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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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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.

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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.

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Survival Gear

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.

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!

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Group serves Grand Rapids' homeless with winter survival gear

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Published:  Sat, 17 Nov 2018 18:31:00 GMT

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Published:  Fri, 16 Nov 2018 14:04:00 GMT

Survival Armor® announces partnership with High Speed Gear International® (HSGI) to provide OEM pocket / pouch upgrades for tactical ballistic armor

Survival Armor is pleased to announce they have partnered with High Speed Gear International (HSGI) to provide high quality pocket and pouch upgrades for use with all of their tactical ballistic armor ...

Published:  Mon, 05 Nov 2018 18:57:00 GMT

Mountain scout survival school will get you fit for the apocalypse

He makes scenarios as real as they can be in a relatively controlled environment-on a recent climbing expedition, he taught students how to climb and boulder sans-gear. You're not guaranteed a carabin...

Published:  Sat, 17 Nov 2018 22:24:00 GMT

Greg McQuade takes plunge, tries to earn his wings in Navy swim survival training

At the Aviation Water Survival Center pilots endure grueling ... "We get used to walking around with our gear wearing our gear sitting in the helicopter, but it is a different scene when you ...

Published:  Fri, 16 Nov 2018 19:48:00 GMT

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Published:  Fri, 16 Nov 2018 07:42:00 GMT

Winter survival guide: Pile on the layers and resist hygge until after you've been outside

But now let me turn your attention to gear. I don't mean fancy gear, like crampons and ice axes. I mean simple, warm layers that suffice for any length of time outside. Accruing enough of these layers ...

Published:  Wed, 14 Nov 2018 18:48:00 GMT

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Published:  Mon, 12 Nov 2018 04:00:00 GMT

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