Emergency PreparednessThe Body Hollow Shelter

The Body Hollow Shelter

Practical primitive shows how to make the body hollow. According to the article it will keep you warm and dry, blends into the landscape and uses less time and material to make it than another type of hut or shelter.

The Body Hollow Shelter

Click here to see how to build this shelter. There are loads of images showing the process. From the digging out to the closing the body hollow up. This is kind of neat if you were ever stuck out without a tent.


Paige Raymond
Paige Raymond
Raised in rural Montana and educated in Mechanical Engineering and Sustainable Development, Paige Raymond combines a practical mindset with a passion for self-reliance and sustainability. With expertise ranging from mechanical solutions and food preservation to emergency preparedness and renewable energy, Paige is a proud author with more than 5000 published articles.

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