prepper resources

 Prepper Resources

Our Prepper resources page contains links to free downloadable checklists and guides as well as prepping related survival books. In addition to this, we have also included some links to survival-related Websites, Blogs, and forums.

Top Prepper Books


Survival Related Books


The Pocket Outdoor Survival Guide: The Ultimate Guide for Short-Term Survival (Skyhorse Pocket Guides)

SAS Urban Survival Handbook: How to Protect Yourself Against Terrorism, Natural Disasters, Fires, Home Invasions, and Everyday Health and Safety Hazards

SAS Survival Handbook, Third Edition: The Ultimate Guide to Surviving Anywhere

The SAS Urban Survival Handbook (SAS survival) by Wiseman, John ‘Lofty’ (1996) Paperback

Bushcraft 101: A Field Guide to the Art of Wilderness Survival

Surviving Doomsday: A Guide for Surviving an Urban Disaster

SAS Survival Guide: How to Survive in the Wild, on Land or Sea (Collins Gem)

Prepper’s Long-Term Survival Guide: Food, Shelter, Security, Off-the-Grid Power and More Life-Saving Strategies for Self-Sufficient Living

Prepper’s Long-Term Survival Guide: Book 2: More Life-Saving Strategies for Years of Self-Sufficient Living

Urban Survival Guide: The Definitive Beginner’s Guide On How To Survive In The City When Disaster Strikes

The Prepper’s Pocket Guide: 101 Easy Things You Can Do to Ready Your Home for a Disaster

Every Day Carry – EDC

Research your everyday carry options for what you want to keep on your person everyday so your ready to survive.

The EDC Bible:1 All Day Carry (ADC): EDC Gear, At Your Fingertips (Volume 1)

The EDC Bible:2 Flexible Loadouts: Every Day is Different! (Volume 2)

The EDC Bible:3 Optimal Carry: Maximum Utility, Minimum Gear! (Volume 3)


Survive!: Essential Skills and Tactics to Get You Out of Anywhere – Alive

How to Survive the End of the World as We Know It: Tactics, Techniques, and Technologies for Uncertain Times

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Living Ready Pocket Manual – First Aid: Fundamentals for Survival

The Pocket First-Aid Field Guide: Treatment and Prevention of Outdoor Emergencies (Skyhorse Pocket Guides)

Identifying and Harvesting Edible and Medicinal Plants in Wild (and Not So Wild) Places

Peterson Field Guide to Medicinal Plants and Herbs of Eastern and Central North America, Third Edition (Peterson Field Guides)

Wild Edibles

The Forager’s Harvest: A Guide to Identifying, Harvesting, and Preparing Edible Wild Plants

Wild Edibles: A Practical Guide to Foraging, with Easy Identification of 60 Edible Plants and 67 Recipes

Bugging Out

Great for helping you research your Bug Out Bag Kit Selection

Build the Perfect Bug Out Bag: Your 72-Hour Disaster Survival Kit

Realistic Bug Out Bag

Top Prepper Gear

Here’s some top prepper gear available from Amazon for you to peruse. They have a great range of survival and EDC gear and we buy most of our gear from them. We are a member of their affiliate program so if you were to make a purchase by clicking on any of the images below the price you pay would be the same as if you went direct. We just earn a small commission which helps us to cover our site expenses.
( Just wanted to be upfront with you about that 🙂 )

We aim to update this section in the near future because we want to categorize it further by including top gear, mid-range gear, and budget gear. The reason for this is we would like to feature gear for all budgets. As you can imagine it takes a little time to research the gear and develop this section so check back regularly. For the time being click on any of the images below for more information.

 Free Prepper Resources Downloads


Prepper Gear & Supplies Letter / Memorandum of Wishes

UK Specific

UK GOV – Preparing For an Emergency

Home Emergency Plan

USA Specific


Preparing For Disaster

Disaster Supplies Checklists

Are You Ready

Emergency Checklist

First Aid Related

First Aid & Beyond – R DAN WOLFE DC

Red Cross First Aid Instruction Sheet

First Aid – US Army Med Dept – 2002

Emergency Checklists For Bug Out Bags & More

Prepper Bits Emergency Checklist

72 Hour Checklist

Car Emergency Kit Checklist

Emergency Supplies Kit

FEMA – Disaster Supplies Checklists

Emergency Preparedness List

FEMA – Childs Checklist

FEMA – Parents Checklist

Flooding Emergency Toolkit

FEMA – Checklist for the Disabled

Top Prepper & Survival Websites


There are two reasons for listing the following Top Prepper & Survival Websites on our prepper resources page. Firstly prepping and being a prepper is all about being part of a larger community that can share information and ideas with one another. All of these sites are worth visiting and will help to enhance your survival knowledge. Secondly, this list serves as our bookmark list of sites we want to revisit on a regular basis to further our own knowledge.

Prepper Website

The Prepper Website is full of useful prepping and survival articles, podcasts and prepper resources covering pretty much every prepper topic you can think of. You can spend hours on this site there’s so much information.

Ham Radio Prep

Ham Radio Prep are passionate about helping those who are interested in amateur radio break down the barriers to get licensed. We teach the concepts needed to pass the exam in a way that is easy to understand and navigate. But beyond that, we want to advance the art of amateur radio.

Top Survival Preps

Top Survival Preps is another great Prepper resource full of helpful survival related articles. The site owner is a survivalist himself and has been prepping extensively for almost two decades.

bunker basics

Bunker Basics

Bunker Basics is a website detailing the various ways in which we can prepare for SHTF events. Specifically, they cover the increased risks emerging from the government, finance, and technology sectors.


paramedic prepper

Paramedic Prepper

The Paramedic Prepper website is a prepper medical blog run by a ’Paramedic who shares their experience and knowledge with us. The site covers basic and advanced first aid techniques and more.

Primal Survivor

Offering readers practical and sensible advice to allow them to become more self-sufficient and independent in their daily lives.

Preparing For SHTF

Emergency Preparedness, Prepping, Survival Skills, Survival Gear Reviews, Homesteading, Bushcraft and more. A site for people who are interested in survival topics, gear and how to prepare yourself for any SHTF situation.

Back Door Survival

Survival and Preparedness Tools for Creating a Self-Reliant Lifestyle through Thoughtful Prepping and Optimism.


The Prepper Pages is a Survival Medicine & Medical Preparedness blog. It focuses on Sharing tips, techniques and secrets for Building the Perfect First Aid Kit and Using it to Treat Injuries and Illnesses Preppers Encounter During Disasters.

aboblist – Bug Out Bag List

AbobList stands for a bug out bag list and is a great resource containing useful infographics and checklists for what to include in different types of bug out bag for specific scenarios.

GrayWolf Survival

Anyone who is into prepping has heard of Gray Wolf Survival. The owner is a former counterintelligence special agent, US army chief warrant officer, and combat veteran. The site contains articles based on real-life experience and continuing research into all things survival.

Uk Preppers Guide

As the title suggests the UK Preppers Guide Website is all about Survival, Bush-craft and Prepping for UK and Global Disasters. It’s full of prepping articles and is well worth a visit even if you’re not UK-based.

Skilled Survival is a survival site run by Jack whos mission is to help you prepare, adapt and overcome any and all emergencies. Jack is passionate about all things preparedness related and the aim of his site is to help you to become more prepared, self-reliant and confident in you and your family’s survival plan.
Since its launch in 2005, SurvivalBlog has been a popular daily blog on survival and preparedness topics. There are now more than 28,200 archived SurvivalBlog feature articles, letters, and columns.

The Simple Prepper

The Simple Prepper – Prepper Website

The Simple Prepper is a survival blog devoted to providing high-quality content related to topics such as disaster preparedness, emergency survival, prepper kits, self-reliance, and personal defense.

Misc Prepper Resources Websites

British Red Cross – How to Prepare for Emergencies

GOV.UK – Preparing for Emergencies