Urban Survival Podcast Episodes

Hosts of the ITRH Urban Survival Podcast Aaron, Jonathan, and Jason bring you weekly online radio episodes about surviving in today’s urban environments day to day and in extreme circumstances.

Below, find the individual episodes and the corresponding show notes; plus resources from the show.

Season 4 is starting soon…

September 11, 2014

Howdy Roving Horde! It’s been a long summer and we’ve missed y’all. Recently I sent out a letter to those on the ITRH newsletter list announcing the date of the upcoming season. And the there was a flood happy response. But some of you don’t get our emails; (you’re seriously missing out). And we’re still […]

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Episode 114: Alana Barfield Naked & Afraid

March 30, 2014
Episode 114: Alana Barfield Naked & Afraid

In this episode Alana Barfield joins hosts Aaron and Jason to discuss what may be the ultimate survival challenge. Could you survive Naked in the wilderness with only two manmade survival tools? Sounds pretty tough–don’t you think… Well Alana is back to tell us all about it: The truth, the fiction, and everything in between. […]

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Episode 113: James Price of Death Valley Magazine

March 11, 2014
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In this episode Aaron interviews James Price of Death Valley Magazine. Yeah, it’s going to be that kind of show. Admittedly most of us have never been shot at. Even fewer of us have had to shoot to at others. And even fewer still have ever been in areas where a full collapse has taken […]

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Episode 112: Paul Wheaton

February 25, 2014
Episode 112: Paul Wheaton

Join us today for an interview with the great Paul Wheaton of Permies.com on Rocket Mass Heaters, growing more with less effort, things that go boom squish, and all things permaculture. Paul Wheaton is like an encyclopedia of permaculture and homesteading. But when people hear permaculture, rocket mass heaters, or live stock they think it’s not […]

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Episode 111: Landscaping for the Zombie Apocalypse

February 3, 2014
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In this episode hosts Aaron and Jason interview Dr. Mark “Merriweather” Vorderbruggen Ph.D. on foraging for wild edibles. Foraging for wild edibles is a huge topic. And there are many myths and misinformation about the topic. Some could make you ill–some could have you pushing up daises. But in ‘Landscaping for the Zombie Apocalypse’ we […]

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Episode 110: The Basics of Beekeeping

January 20, 2014
Episode 110: Beekeeping

In this episode hosts Aaron and Jason discuss all things beekeeping with Michael Jordan of A “Bee Friendly” Company Inc. And a special on why Aaron is mad at Jack Spirco. Let’s face it, bees and beekeeping scare the crap out of most of us. But in this episode Michael brings us into his world, shows […]

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Episode 109: Finding Balance in the New Year

January 6, 2014
Episode 109

A big happy new year to you all. Hopefully everyone that’s been listen has joined us in this new year. And, with the New Year, we should all take a look back, be grateful, and realize we did, in fact survive another year. There were no EMPs, an economic collapse didn’t happen–yet, there were no […]

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Episode 108: Women in Survival

December 23, 2013
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In this episode hosts Aaron and Jason interview female survival badass Alana Barfield. She’s a life long survivalist/prepper both in a rural and urban setting. Often women feel unrepresented in the community. Their voices don’t get heard enough. Their concerns and needs aren’t talked about regularly. However today we get a chance to hear from a […]

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Episode 107: Sailing for Survivalists Part II

December 12, 2013
Episode 107: Sailing for Survival Part II

In this episode hosts Aaron and Jason do a follow up interview with Jesse. And this time we dive even deeper into sailing for preppers. But, before we do–and to bring you back up to speed, Sailing is becoming a big topic around where. Why? Because Sailing may be one of the perfect methods of […]

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Episode 106: Sailing for Survivalists Part 1

November 11, 2013
Sailing for Survival

In this episode Aaron interviews a listener about sailing. As many of you know, sailing has recently become a new topic on the show. So when a long time sailor and listener offered to come on and tell us all about it, we jumped at the chance. Sailing for preppers might come pretty naturally. You […]

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