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A little prepping goes a long way

I recently posted on Gab about the supply chain crunch facing the world. It got me thinking about how people dismiss preppers as an out there, fringe group. Now those types do exist. But, if you’re the kind of person…

The joy of fishing

Life is pretty chaotic right now. It seems like every second there’s some new disaster or atrocity brewing. Given this, we recently wrote about getting away from the city and experiencing the benefits of camping. Today, I’m writing about fishing…

Why you must start camping

Yes, we sell camping supplies. Yes, we’re biased. Now that that’s out of the way, let’s look at the life and death decision which sits before you. Red pill. Blue pill. (The new Matrix looks crap). We were made to…

7 Simple Prepping Tips

Chaotic epochs are inevitable. Fall of Rome and the fall of the Soviet Union are two we all know about. So it should go without saying that everyone, regardless of their opinion on conspiracy theories or our political climate, should…

Western Made vs Western Owned

Do you own a Mac computer? Check out the back. What do you see? No, not the forbidden fruit with a bite in it… “Designed by Apple in California. Assembled in China.” Apple is an American powerhouse. A testimony to…

Lessons for our Leaders

We sell outdoor and survival gear, so this post might be left of centre, but give it a try. The current state of the world can sometimes make me lose hope. It’s incredibly hard not to look around and want…

Importance of Anonymity

It’s been another busy week for us at Go West as we prepare an ad campaign for late September. I’ve received some great feedback on our range of camping gear and a question from a designer who we may use…