Where to live and practice basic jungle survival?

Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by bozen07, Apr 15, 2016.


  1. bozen07

    bozen07 Neophyte Monkey

    Hi! Where would a good place be to live and practice basic jungle survival? Somewhere where I can live on the beach and then be able to do daytrips into the jungle. A plus if the place is relative cheap and have street food or local markets.
     
  2. ghrit

    ghrit Ambulatory anachronism Administrator Founding Member

    Cambodia. Nuff said 'bout that.
     
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  3. BTPost

    BTPost Old Fart Snow Monkey Moderator

    Phillipines, or Panama....
     
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  4. Yard Dart

    Yard Dart Vigilant Monkey..... Moderator Site Supporter++

    Belize or Panama (y)

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  5. Dunerunner

    Dunerunner Monkey

    And, for what reason? Planning on bugging out to some tropical paradise?

    I vote for Thailand....
     
  6. chelloveck

    chelloveck Diabolus Causidicus

    Plenty of places like that up in the Cape York Peninsula of Australia....there are beaches....there is easily accessible jungle....food may not necessarily be cheap....you may begin a day trip into the jungle....you can't be guaranteed of returning tho, particularly if you are careless of where and when you swim.

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    Oh by the way Bozen, welcome to SM. You might be surprised that learning basic jungle survival may not necessarily require a jungle. Plenty of times in the military I participated in JEWTS during drought conditions. (Jungle Exercise Without Trees) it just requires a little ingenuity and imagination.
     
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  7. Bishop

    Bishop Monkey+

    Florida
     
  8. Gator 45/70

    Gator 45/70 Monkey+++

    Florida x 2
     
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  9. Tikka

    Tikka Monkey+++

    Any semi tropical or tropical swamp; Hawaii is another choice.

    The Army uses Sherman in Panama.
     
  10. bozen07

    bozen07 Neophyte Monkey

    Thanks for all the feedback so far!
    I think I will go with something in the west. What do you think would be the best this time a year? Ive narrowed it down to Costa Rica, Belize, Panama, Hawaii.
     
  11. kellory

    kellory An unemployed Jester, is nobody's fool. Banned

    Hawaii, and stop in and say hi to @Hanzo and @Bear . I intend to see Hawaii at least once before I die.
    Besides, if they can train the Mars probe folks there, jungle training aught to be doable.;)
     
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