Surviving A Crazy World


Episode 19: Tim MacWelch, Author and Outdoor Life Magazine Blogger

The team interviews survival expert Tim MacWelch. Among other things, the team discusses Tim's New York Times best selling book How to Survive Anything. Tim's book alphabetically details threats from A - Z  and explains how survivalists can overcome these challenges. Of particular note, the team discusses threat Z: zombies. While our experts find a zombie… Read More

Episode 18: Urban Survival with Richard Duarte

The author of Surviving Doomsday: A Guide for Surviving an Urban Disaster, Richard Duarte, joins the program to discuss survival strategies. As 80% of the population lives in suburban or urban environments, urban survival strategy is a crucial and often overlooked aspect of prepping.  We live in an unpredictable and dangerous world. Unfortunately, urban dwellers… Read More

Episode 17: Bug Out Simulation – Springfield, MO

Doc Montana plays out a bug out scenario in order to highlight what to properly anticipate in an emergency scenario. For his event, Doc uses Springfield, MO as the starting location of his scenario. Using the characters of his scenario, Dick and Jane, Doc teaches listeners how to properly handle a bug out scenario. Among… Read More

Episode 16: Bargain Preps

Monte Miles joins the team to discuss thrifty prepping strategies. You don't have to break the bank to be ready for calamity. The team discusses how you can take advantage of yard sales, pawn shops, and cost effective outlets to stretch your dollar. Furthermore, the team discusses important consumer strategies. What items are worth the… Read More

Episode 14: Firearms With Dan Cavallaro

The resident experts of The Survivalist Podcast sit down with a special guest, Dan Cavallaro, to discuss firearms. Cavallaro has years of experience around firearms and is a recognized authority on the subject. Among other things, Cavallaro and the team discuss situational awareness, best weapons for survival situations, and how to overcome an active shooter… Read More

Episode 13: Joe Nobody and Holding Your Ground

Mark Puhaly, Doc Montana, and Matt Gould interview prolific survival author, Joe Nobody.  In this episode of The Survivalist Podcast, the team explores the details of Joe's new book Holding Your Ground.  The book entertains the possibility of a full government shutdown and descent into chaos. Armed with historical examples and military tactics, Joe Nobody… Read More

Episode 12: Winter Survival Part 2

Matt Gould, Mark Puhaly, and Doc Montana return to continue discussing winter survival. Among other things, our panel of survival experts discuss dehydration and heat related injuries. Additionally, the crew goes over some common misconceptions. Don't underestimate or romanticize the prospect of a winter survival scenario. The winter provides little and is unforgiving of mistakes… Read More

Episode 11: Winter Survival Part 1

Matt Gould and Doc Montana discuss winter survival in this episode of TheSurvivalistPodcast. As an adept skier in Montana, Doc Montana is an authority on winter survival. Listen and learn to protect yourself from the unforgiving winter elements. In resource scarce environments, it is crucial to possess the knowledge to adapt and survive. So Many… Read More

Episode 10: Survival Gear Part 2 With Tim Ralston

Timahawk inventor, Tim Ralston, comes back on the program to discuss survival strategy with the team. Building on his last appearance, Tim Ralston discusses survival gear with our resident experts. The team focuses on the bare necessities of survival including flashlights, shelters, medical care, and footwear. Additionally, the team goes over some surprising uses for… Read More

Episode 6: Megaquake

Are you and your family ready for a Megaquake?  Last year, renowned scientists scared many people up and down the coast of the western United States by warning that a Megaquake could hit within the next 30 years.  Now geophysicists from NASA are telling us that there is a 99% chance that a major earthquake… Read More