A good how to article if you carry a poncho in your hunting and hiking gear bag.

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This article is brought to you by our friend Andrew J. Jackson over at Prepography ”The Art & Study of Self-Reliance”

I was having a beer the other day with a prepper buddy and the conversation turned to what types of shelter are best to carry in a bug out bag… and that’s when the discussion turned to the poncho hooch also known as the poncho shelter.  The poncho hooch is basically a tarp shelter made from a poncho, and a little cordage.  Building a poncho hooch is easy so let’s look at a few alternatives:

Two Man Poncho Hooch

Figure 10-2. Two-man shelter, TC 21-3 SOLDIER’S HANDBOOK FOR INDIVIDUAL OPERATIONS AND SURVIVAL IN COLD-WEATHER AREAS

Two Person Poncho Hooch:

  1. Gather your materials
  1. Unsnap ponchos so that you can spread them all the way…

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