Urban Survival in Parateepee-Bug Out Bag


This is me camping in a parateepee in the ravine behind my house. I’ve seen it illustrated in several survival manuals and this is my second time sleeping in one. It’s a basic procedure; make a tripod with poles, add to the tripod until the form is shaped, then take the parachute and fold it into a half circle. Taking one end of the half circle, wrap it around the cone shape until the entire cone is covered. Since the parachute is folded, there are two walls of nylon which helps to block …