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We are a 'soft-core' survival group. No need to starve or eat bugs. Practice your skills at your own pace with a knowledgeable group, and learn from others.

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Recent Meetups

  • Aug 22, 2015 · 2:00 PM

    CANCELLED DUE to weather. Will reschedule

    3 Survivors

    Hello everyone, I have a camping spot in Burrillville RI that I can drive to in the woods with my truck. The plan is to meet at Lincoln Mall at 2pm and hop in my truck... Learn more

  • Jul 18, 2015 · 1:00 PM

    July Outing

    4 Survivors

    All experience levels outing. Bring as much or as little gear as you're comfortable with. Build a shelter if you like, or practice your fire-making. Definitely bring... Learn more

  • May 23, 2015 · 2:00 PM

    Overnight Outing

    4 Survivors | 5.00 | 12 Photos

    As with most of this group's overnights, this will be a casual and enjoyable outing for all skill levels. That means you should bring as little or as much gear as you're... Learn more

  • May 16, 2015 · 12:00 PM

    Afternoon hike - Scouting, Site Selection

    2 Survivors

    Scouting, site selection for this year's activities. We will meet at my house and carpool to the trail-head. This will be a casual hike, as we're only hiking about a... Learn more

  • Apr 25, 2015 · 10:00 AM

    Annual Bugout Bag Meetup

    5 Survivors | 5.00

    Back by popular demand (and in association with RI Preppers) we are holding a DUAL MEETUP with both groups. In this meetup, you can show off your preps, exchange ideas,... Learn more

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What's new

  • New Member
    Rick Rick joined
    November 18
  • New Member
    Elsa H Elsa H joined
    October 12
  • New Member
    Ben Ben joined
    October 6
  • New Member
    Nicholas M. Nicholas M. joined
    September 20
  • New Member
    Chris D Chris D joined
    August 29
  • New Photo Comment
    Michael S F. Michael S F. commented on a photo
    August 25

    "Wayne Goddard has probably the best books for beginners. Jim Hrisoulas has a couple good books. You can also learn a lot on YouTube... lots of videos up there on bladesmithing."

  • New Photo Comment
    Nick Nick commented on a photo
    August 25

    "Very cool. I assumed as much. I found a few good books on amazon, any recommendations­ for beginners?"

  • New Photos
    Michael S F. added 4 new photos to Blades
    August 25
  • New Photo Comment
    Michael S F. Michael S F. commented on a photo
    August 25

    "That show doesn't do bladesmiths any justice. The time frames they're working in are ridiculous and it makes otherwise decent smiths look foolish...."

  • New Photo Comment
    Nick Nick commented on a photo
    August 25

    "Thats really cool. Ive done a little work with hand made bows, but no metalworking. Ive been intetested since watching that forged in fire show on history."


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