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I Want to Live Off the Land

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    I Want to Live In the Wild: Iso Others Who Share This Dream

    Ever since I was a child, I wanted to live in the woods. I think I was first inspired by Grizzly Adams on TV...but the thought has always been there. What I have been longing for is a life out of the societal norm...where there is no use for money, only hard work. I recently...
    DJJoko DJJoko 41-45, M 139 Responses Jun 3, 2008

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    In Search Of Like Minded People Who Want To Live In The Wilderness

    FOR PEOPLE IN THE UK. i am serious about living this kind of life, to live free and be part of nature is everything i have wanted for years. now i am old enough i have started to mentally prepare for all the situations i would face and i have started getting a rucksack and...
    electriceye666 electriceye666 18-21 2 Responses Aug 17, 2012

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    I Will Live Off The Land In May Of 2013

    I am a hunter, forager, carpenter, realist, survivalist, and much more. Its not easy to put down in words what type of person you really are without making up ridiculous stories of who you wish you were and what you want to be. I hate computers and their ability to take you away...
    skullcleaner skullcleaner 22-25, M 2 Responses Nov 14, 2012

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    I have had enough. I want to live

    for my living. I want to embrace the beautiful struggle of maximum sufficiency and create the wealthiest existence possible, the opposite of dollar wealth. I have chosen the land, chosen the path, and chosen the how. I would love to meet a like minded woman who gets excited at...
    niznik niznik 36-40, M 3 Responses Jan 9

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    In Search Of Female Companion To Join Me To Live In The Wild

    i already done a post on my plans on living in the wild. Just hoping there is some females who want the same thing to leave this suffocating society and to just be free and at one with nature. I live in the UK and plan to head out to Scotland when i have all the gear i need.
    electriceye666 electriceye666 18-21 2 Responses Nov 12, 2012

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    It is at hand....It begins,

    I am going to be living off the land. It is not easy to live simply off the land. Your life is depending on your own self-sufficiency. A person needs to be energy conscious, be able to hunt and fish, to having knowledge of how-to grow your own food, then preserving the food...
    MorningBreeze MorningBreeze 56-60, F 1 Response Jun 8

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    Right Last Chance To Live In Th Wild Uk

    This is the last chance for people in the UK to join me to live wild in the galloway area of scotland, and live to be totally self reliant and at peace. I went there with 3 other guys to do this last week and they all let me down and decided to quit and go home. So i had to go...
    electriceye666 electriceye666 18-21 1 Response Apr 8, 2013

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    Natural Living

    Love to live in the tropics of northern australia with a beach house land to grow fruit & vegetables,solar electricity,natural rain water, escape from the pollution  of a big city,breath clean air & basically get out of the rat race i live in
    amharvey amharvey 46-50, M 3 Responses Dec 23, 2010

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    I Want To Live Off The Land In The Wild / Wilderness. I Want To Get Away From The City And Hope To Find Like Minded. Lots To Offer!

    My name is Joe. I am 35 from Cape Coral, FL. I come from a large Italian family with all the complexities it brings. I am of sound mind and consider myself very caring and down to earth. I am tactically trained and spent many years protecting others in a very stressful career...
    joe4real joe4real 36-40, M 2 Responses Jun 28, 2013

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    Liz Cotter

    When I was 8 years old, in "69,  my parents bought a hunting camp in the Northeast Kingdom of Vermont- situated on Peacham Pond.  We didn't have hot water and it usually took my dad hours to get the electric on but we had the most pristine view of the lake.  My father wouldn't...
    10717a 10717a 51-55 1 Response Jun 11, 2012

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    Looking For Group To Start Living Off The Land

    Im 19 living in northern Florida with good survival skills. Im very serious about this not just some clown dreaming. I want to live completely off the land by hunting, fishing and gardening anywhere in the Florida, Georgia Alabama region which is ideal for wilderness living with...
    Scottflorida7 Scottflorida7 18-21, M 3 Responses Dec 14, 2012

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    Now Searching For Adventure Minded Friend

    looking for a possible new friend to join on adventure, hoping to finding a female companion/friend to join…most folks i know now are too set in to living the way of society, if interested let me know and we can chat about this regards. also please regard if you are not of...
    druce6776 druce6776 41-45, M Jan 4, 2013

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    Living Wilderness In Less Than A Week I Offer Gear, Guiding And Teaching, Only People Without Doubts

    I have been preparing for this along 3 years or more, i have spent all money i got in this, i have spent a lot of hours working in the knowledge i have, just for realize i dont want to go alone, (i tried it), just to realize there are no serious people with this. I am full...
    alakyen alakyen 18-21, M Nov 11, 2012

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    My father always told me

    that I was his only child that could literally be dropped off in the middle of the wilderness and survive; I love being outside; I love to garden; I have spent years rehabbing wild animals to integrate them back into the wild. I am a hard worker and very good at improvising...
    zionsvilemom7097 zionsvilemom7097 51-55, F 2 Responses Jan 31

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    Still Scouting The Wilderness Locations And Still Searching

    may hap it seems in vain, but i will have faith, been out in the wild 2 week stretches and back in the city for 2-4 days in between, slowly getting everything moved out to my wilderness camp, but at same time still searching for that special woman to share it with.
    druce6776 druce6776 41-45, M 2 Responses Aug 10, 2013

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    Sick Of Society

    I am a 19 year old female living in Ontario, Canada. I have never lived off the land or learned necessary basic survival skills. All in all, I am pretty much sick of seeing my family, and experiencing it myself, working for money. We have all been brainwashed into thinking that...
    holbrookkristina0 holbrookkristina0 18-21, F 6 Responses Oct 17, 2012

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    Exploring The Wild

    For many years now I've been frustrated with modern society. All I want is to break away from this life, and lead a simpler life in the wild. I live in South Africa, so there are plenty of wild areas in my country. I want to explore them all! I want to climb mountains, cross...
    TCat TCat 26-30, M 4 Responses Jan 8, 2011

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    Moving Off Grid (USA)

    Hi There! I hope you don’t mind me dropping you a quick note. My name is Nichole Bardin and I am a Casting and Development Producer for a major television network. I am reaching out to you with the hope that you might be or know of the person I am looking for. I am currently...
    1 Response Feb 14, 2013

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    In The Footsteps Of Alexander Supertramp

    Two years he walks the earth. No phone, no pool, no pets, no cigarettes. Ultimate freedom. An extremist. An aesthetic voyager whose home is the road. Escaped from Atlanta. Thou shalt not return, 'cause "the West is the best." And now after two rambling years comes the final and...
    deleted deleted 26-30 3 Responses Mar 11, 2011

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    Looking For More People.

    still searching for more preppers or general people looking with sincere interests to live in the wild, lets get together sundays winnipeg.
    druce6776 druce6776 41-45, M 3 Responses May 13, 2013

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    Lets Go!

    Well I've been wanting to do it since I got out of the Army but I attended college and all that good stuff..So instead of doing a spur of the moment thing back than I decided to plan. I spent 6 months in the mountains of Canada back in 2003 just for a test run and I had no...
    sydan66 sydan66 26-30 6 Responses Jan 13, 2011

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    I Want To Live Off The Land

    I live in TN, there are plenty of sustainable environments to live around here... only thing is, it's no fun alone. I have a dog to keep me company, but would love to have some people around! Where to begin?
    ratherbehikingthanhere ratherbehikingthanhere 18-21, F 4 Responses Sep 5, 2012

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    An Inevitable End

    How much longer do you think your way of life will last? The signs of the coming collapse are everywhere. What do you think is the reason you have things like cell phones, cars, and grocery stores? Oil. Everything you buy, including food, either has oil in it or uses oil in its...
    richiebarrow richiebarrow 26-30, M May 4, 2013

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    Doing It...

    My friend and I decided we are just going to travel/live off the land. Between staying at friends' houses and camping, it will be an adventure. I'm 19, and he is 18. We will be leaving Illinois in about a month and heading straight to Tennessee, from there it will all be freedom...
    lilalan27 lilalan27 18-21 3 Responses Sep 12, 2012

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    A Few Concerns For Nature Lovers

    A few things to add to this: 1) The 42 year estimate for the Oil Crisis is based just on the current rate of consumption with today's population. But as everything is dependent on oil it will happen a lot sooner than that due to increasing demand of population growth. We add...
    deleted deleted 26-30 May 25, 2013

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    I own fifty percent share of 147 Ha of ground.

    My plan is plant 450K African hardwood trees on this ground-in between run some antelope and live a great existence while creating a forest and a living legacy.Do you think I'm nuts?
    outandabout336 outandabout336 41-45, M Mar 31

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    Since I was a young child I have always been

    different from everyone else, I have never really been able to “fit in” easily as I have never felt that anyone could really truly understand me. I never enjoyed school; I felt that everything I was being taught was useless to me and was not for my benefit but somehow the...
    mbubu mbubu 26-30, M 1 Response Jun 12

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    Basic Idea

    doing a prep, the goal would be a mix of boat and shore living, semi nomadic, 4 camps on shore, as per canada law, you can camp for a period of 14 days at any given location, beyond that is squatting, so not break law and can roam free, at each camp using general terrain, lay...
    druce6776 druce6776 41-45, M 1 Response Jan 5, 2013

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    One of my ideas for the future.

    I would like to raise my children(when I have them) in a rural area and live off the land with my family.
    TheDarkOak TheDarkOak 18-21, M 2 Responses Mar 30

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    Southward Bound

    like i said before i live in mid ohio and i wish to live off the land but to reach my destination of the south ive decided to purchase a canoe and travel the river systems to get to a bayou, my original plan was to hike or take a bus but on the river i can take more gear and i...
    D1G1T4L557 D1G1T4L557 26-30 Mar 6, 2013

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    Prep Almost Done N Soon Time To Go

    BC canada coast here i come well its been a long 2 years, doing the prep and mapping and survival techniques and redoing and rebuilding gear equipment for long term 1 yr to 10 yr live in the wild and not come back set up, 1 year base food, 60,000 fertile non gmo seeds, water...
    druce6776 druce6776 41-45, M 1 Response Jan 3, 2013

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    Living Off The Grid

    I've always dreamed of living on a farm, in a community where it was self sufficient, like in the old days.. Growing organic foods, hunting/fishing, having good close family/friends all helping, living and being free .. I really have no desire to sit in a cubicle 8 hours a day...
    AryaKatana AryaKatana 31-35, F 13 Responses Jun 10, 2012

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    Looking To Get Together With Other Like Minded Folks In Around Winnipeg,

    hi i am looking to get together and meet other like minded folks in and around the winnipeg area, and have a regular weekly meet, lets get together talk idea's brainstorm goals etc. and put our thoughts into action etc, all welcome to get in touch and meet, plan is meeting every...
    druce6776 druce6776 41-45, M May 2, 2013

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    Leaving Soon

    i am leaving with a possible group the 29th. if any are interested (im in texas btw) email me at humankiller2341 @ gmail.com (no spaces)
    treyhay2341 treyhay2341 18-21, M 2 Responses Dec 17, 2012

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    I Want To Live Off The Land

    First post here...actually...Living off the land is what brought me here...by way of Google of course. I use periods alot in my writing..My mind is a run-on sentence...periods are mere pauses of thought Now as to the story, Im married..Im 32..shes 28. We have found a 35 acre lot...
    JustJoeSchmo JustJoeSchmo 31-35, M 2 Responses Feb 1, 2012

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    Lets Go Wilderness NOW- SPAIN

    I have been preparing for this along 3 years or more, i have spent all money i got in this, i have spent a lot of hours working in the knowledge i have, just for realize i dont want to go alone, (i tried it), just to realize there are no serious people with this. I am full...
    alakyen alakyen 18-21, M 1 Response Jun 27, 2012

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    I'M Doing It

    I have started my dream started to realize that this **** we call life isn't life it's just an existence until life ends I need this I need that bla bla bla all we need is provided for us already we just have to work for it and that's my plan I'm going to in the mountains and...
    jodidoguy jodidoguy 36-40, M Oct 15, 2013

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    Krakauer

    Into the Wild, anyone? Cause I just finished it. It was worth the fifteen dollars I spent (because all the used bookstores were sold out, so I was forced to go to B&N) It was worth the time it took to read it and its worth reading again. And if you've got an itching for...
    Brueggemann1 Brueggemann1 18-21, F 1 Response Dec 3, 2012

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    Achieve living in the wilderness at once!

    Meet new people for planning. Meet masters. Meet Friends.https://www.facebook.com/groups/333916366697898/We are a facebook comunity about living in the wilderness, where new members are joining almost everyday, growing in number, planning and being in contact with like-minded...
    alakyen alakyen 18-21, M Dec 11, 2013

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    My Supplies

    My supplies that i have packed and ready for my adventures are: •a sleeping bag (quest eagles peak mummy 30°, 29in.W x 88in.H, green, 2lbs.) I also have an extra sleeping bag for anyone coming along if they don't have one •a tent, blue/orange(rain fly is orange) 7' long, 7...
    sawyert020 sawyert020 18-21, M 4 Responses Mar 6, 2013

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    Living Off the Land Is the Way to Go,

    I love to live off the land ,To grow my own food ,
    lespaulmarK lespaulmarK 36-40 2 Responses May 3, 2009

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    Wild-Ranger Fully Prepared, Looking To Join Or Be Joined Offering Wild Living In Less Than A Week Or Studying Other Projects

    Hi, my name is Alakyen, and I am currently looking for like-minded people to create a project, looking for people who hate this society with all that entails, who wants to live in harmony with nature and make this world a better place. Living a life based on feelings and ideals...
    alakyen alakyen 18-21, M 1 Response Apr 23, 2013

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    Living Off The Land

    I live in Pa and decided about a year ago I was sick of the life I'm living and society. Spent the past year planning, gathering tools and supplies. Have always hunted, fished, and grew a lot of my own food . Not looking for a total withdraw from society but a simpler way of...
    Saturn63 Saturn63 31-35, M 2 Responses Aug 15, 2012

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