Survive the Cold Outdoors by Making a Native American Fire Bed

Did you know you can sleep on hot coals in cold weather?

You don’t actually sleep in direct contact with the coals, but rather over the coals which are covered with a layer of sand or dirt. Make sure it’s not moist dirt, or the heat will force out the moisture, and you might wake up wet.

Here’s a video demonstrating the wilderness survival method of making a native American fire bed to keep you warm on a cold night.



Author: John Wesley Smith

John Wesley Smith writes and podcasts from his home in Central Missouri. His goal is to help preppers as he continues along his own preparedness journey.