Oops! Your Cart looks a little empty!
Start your Duluth Pack journey here...
Shop now
Due to high-demand and delays associated with COVID, our Made in the USA manufactured products may be delayed or on backorder. Thank you for your support and understanding.
How To Build A Winter Survival Shelter | Duluth Pack

How To Build A Winter Survival Shelter

In case you haven't heard (or seen), it's snow season. The arrival of the white flakes is hardly subtle, bringing the usual concern about traveling or being unable to. If you happen to find yourself deep in the woods this winter, as we do, it's crucial to be prepared for the elements and what could come. Whether you're an experienced outdoors person or are a newcomer in the winter season, you should acquire the basics of survival, including how to build a shelter, especially in the winter. Or maybe you just want to have some fun in the backyard. Here is your guide.


How To Build A Survival Shelter In The Wilderness | Duluth Pack

How To Build A Survival Shelter In The Wilderness

If you ever find yourself getting caught up exploring the great outdoors in the wilderness, time will proceed quickly and nightfall and dusk will emerge out of complete anonymity. During the realization that you may need to spend the night in the vast and boundless wild, attempting to assimilate a survival shelter without rationality and the proper knowledge of building a secure shelter could lead to stress, anxiety, and maybe even fear of how the entirety of your night in the middle of the forest may transpire. There are countless means of exposure within the open woods that could prevent you from sleeping comfortably throughout your experience of surviving in the middle of the wilderness during the dark hours, including; inclement weather (rain, coldness, wind), pesky bugs, animals, etc. So having the capabilities and comprehension of the proper ways to construct a survival shelter is not only beneficial but is a skill that everyone should be able to implement. Here is how to build different kinds of survival shelters in the wilderness.