My experience at the first Prepper Camp in 2014 was incredible from start to finish. OK, I could have skipped the breaking down in the mountains on the way there part, but other than that, no one at the camp wanted to leave when Survivalist Gardener Rick Austin called the event to a close.
Tickets are truly selling out fast, so gets yours soon if you want to be surrounded by the beauty of the North Carolina hills, communing with like-minded folks, and learning preparedness skills that one day soon could save the lives of your family.
Latest course description information from the Prepper Camp website.
Following are detailed descriptions of many of the classes we have tentatively scheduled for you at Prepper Camp 2015.
We are adding more detail- so please bear with us as, not all classes are listed yet.Daily Class Schedules: will be posted sometime in the future. Make sure to sign up for Updates!
Scheduled Classes (in alphabetical order)
Alternative Power Solutions- Solar Power And Other Off Grid Options
Ammunition Reloading- Ongoing DemonstrationShannon Frazier
Learn different reloading set-ups from LEE hand tools to a progressive home ammo plant. Learn how to cast bullets, reuse metal casings, and how to coat cast bullets with a polymer, to avoid the traditional coating of lead bullets with grease and wax that can gunk up semi-automatic firearms.
Archery for Survival and Preparedness
Beekeeping- Natural Techniques
(Prepping with) Big Flavors- Good Tasting Food -Made from Your Food Storage
Blacksmithing on the Cheap
Bugging Out - By Boat
Bug Out Bags– What You Really Need to Know
Learning how to efficiently and safely butcher animals is an important skill for any one interested in preparedness and homesteading. Learn how to humanely dispatch an animal and how to go through the process of creating cuts of meat from an animal. This will be a real, and graphic demonstration, so know that in advance.
Cheese Making- From Food Storage?!
Communications Electronics & Herbal Remedies for Bugging Out and Bugging In
Dairy Goats- How to Milk and Care for Them
Dehydrating Basics & Beyond
Developing the Survivalist Eye (Nature Walk & Talk-combined with Wild Edibles & Medicinal plants)
Dutch Oven & Camp Cooking
Essential Oils Survival Kits and Beyond!
Fitness for PreparednessMrs. Stay Frosty
(More Info to Come)
Get Off the Grid –Starting Now!
GMOs - Myths and Truths
Goat Packing- How to Pack the Dairy Goat for Hiking and Travel
Gold & Silver- What You Need to Know
Ham Radio and Emergency Communications
Grid Failure- How it Can Happen; How to Prepare for It.
Heat and Hot Water for Your Retreat
Horse as a Bug Out VehicleAl Bluhm
Human Powered Generator- Build Your Own - With Stuff You Can Get From Lowes! (Vriliac Generator)
Krav Maga and Self Defense
(The) Liberty Convention- Stopping Runaway Government and Taking Back Our Country
Making Flour and Nut Butters; Home-Milling and Bulk Food/Grain Storage
Making Your Own Hygiene Products- When Going to the Store Is Not an Option!
What will you do for your daily hygiene needs when going to the store is no longer an option? Learn how to make your own products such as deodorant, bug spray, wound healing spray and other beauty/skincare items. All of our recipes are quick, easy and made with ingredients you probably already have. Start making these products for yourself NOW so when going to the store is no longer an option you'll already be prepared.
Martial Law - What You Need to Know
THE INFORMATION TO BE PROVIDED IS INTENDED AS HISTORICAL ANALYSIS AND DOES NOT CONSTITUTE LEGAL ADVICE.
Military Surplus- What You Really Need to Know Before You Buy
Night Vision & Thermal Optics
Oath Keepers- Not on Our Watch!
Perimeter Defense for the Home and Retreat
Practical Horse Usage in SHTF Situations
Preparing for a Financial Crisis
Prepping for Kids- How to Raise a Self-Reliant Child
Primitive Fishing - How to Make What You Need- When You Have Nothing Else.
Primitive, Simple and Quick SheltersTim Glance- Old Grouch Vendor Tent
Richard Cleveland- Beach
Disasters don't often come with a warning. And sometimes in a survival situation, weather can change fast. Having shelter can often mean the difference between life and death. Learn how to make primitive shelters, as well as simple and quick shelters that in a pinch could provide you with life saving protection from the cold, the rain, and creepy crawlers when you are on the go.
Probiotics 101 – Fermentation and Culturing vegetables- Gut Health!
Retreat Water systems (solar pumps, hand pumps, rain water catchment systems)
Secret Garden of Survival- How to Grow a Camouflaged Food-Forest
Secret Greenhouse of Survival- How to Build the Ultimate Homestead & Prepper GreenhouseRick Austin- The Survivalist Gardener
Secret Livestock of Survival- How to Raise Sustainable Livestock for Preppers and HomesteadersRick Austin- The Survivalist Gardener
(More to come)
SUN OVEN Cooking & More – Using the Sun to be Prepared for Emergencies-
Survival & Prepper Groups- Dos and Don’ts- From the Survival Group Handbook
Survival Medicine- Where You are the DoctorDr. Bones and Nurse Amy-
Joe Alton, also known as Dr. Bones, the Disaster Doctor, is an M.D. and Amy Alton, also known as Nurse Amy, is an advanced registered nurse practitioner and a certified nurse midwife. They are the authors of the #1 Amazon Bestseller in Survival Skills, Disaster Relief, and Safety/First aid called: “The Survival Medicine Handbook”; a guide for when medical help is not on the way. They have just published a brand new 560 page 2nd edition to their book about survival medicine.
Survival Mindset - Your Will to Survive
Tactical Survival Training- Awareness, Escape, and Evasion- Plus Basic Survival Techniques
Top 12 Knots That Can Save Your Life
Tracking and TrappingEugen Runkis
Eugene Runkis is the star of the Hillbilly Blood TV series and is a primitives skills expert and all around wilderness “McGyver”. Also known as "Trapper Jack", Eugene’s skills include Survival and Bushcraft, primitive tool and weapons, bow making, primitive pottery, and survival trapping to name only a few!,Come join Gene as he teaches you how to survive, by tracking and trapping animals.