Last Updated on January 12, 2023
We searched through YouTube to find the best survival YouTube channels for people interested in learning about survival. These survival experts provide demonstrations, share experiences, and explain the important concepts to know about survival skills for difficult environments. This list of survival YouTubers is ranked in order of popularity based on the highest subscriber count.
- 1. Survival Builder
- 2. Primitive Survival Tool
- 3. Primitive Survival
- 4. Primitive Survival Life
- 5. Survival Lilly
- 6. BlackScoutSurvival
- 7. Kent Survival
- 8. DropForgedSurvival
- 9. Full Spectrum Survival
- 10. JoeandZachSurvival
- 11. Sigma 3 Survival School
- 12. Living Survival
- 13. Can We Survive
- 14. Reality Survival
- 15. Will Lord Prehistoric Survival
- 16. Survival prepping for normal people
- 17. Survival Common Sense
- 18. The Survival Outpost
- 19. Survival Sherpa
- 20. Survival Life
- 21. Survival Instinct
- 22. Mike Helton Survival and Prepping
- 23. Instinct Survivalist
- 24. Odin’s Wolf Survival
- 25. Survival Dads
- 26. Survival Sullivan
- 27. Ungrateful Peasant
- 28. Wildcat Creek Survival
- 29. Wilderness Survival Tips and Tricks
1. Survival Builder
Survival Builder covers primitive survivial skills with primitive technology.
Average Views Per Video: 8,907,452
Joined: Jul 7, 2015
Popular Video: Build Tunnel Swimming Pool Water Slide To Temple Underground Swimming Pool
2. Primitive Survival Tool
Join the adventure that brings you closer to the most beloved, bizarre and misunderstood creatures known to man.
Average Views Per Video: 4,929,412
Joined: Dec 11, 2015
Popular Video: Unbelievable! Build Swimming Pool Around Secret Underground House
3. Primitive Survival
We try to go to the forest and live for a while. bring nothing of the modern world
Average Views Per Video: 3,999,822
Joined: Aug 11, 2007
Popular Video: Build Swimming Pool Water Slide Around Secret Underground House
4. Primitive Survival Life
Average Views Per Video: 715,790
Joined: Jan 25, 2017
Popular Video: Girl Living Off Grid Built The Most Secret Underground Tunnel Shelter In 202
5. Survival Lilly
Hi, my name is Lilly! I am a survivalist from Austria and I like to share my experiences with like minded people. My channel is about: – Wilderness Survival (both stoneage and modern day survival) – Prepping and other long-term survival activities
Average Views Per Video: 283,640
Joined: Jan 14, 2011
Popular Video: Building A Super Shelter In The Woods (Part 1
Black Scout Survival is a collaboration of all things tactical and survival. To us “survival” is more than just wilderness survival. Follow Jack Richland the host of our channel as we cover Urban/Wilderness Survival, Lock Picking, Self-Defense, Disaster Prep, Knife/Tactical/Outdoor gear reviews and much more.
Average Views Per Video: 71,659
Joined: Feb 19, 2012
Popular Video: Pick Locks with Paperclips
7. Kent Survival
Bushcraft, Survival, Camping, Reviews, History, Rations, Tutorials and much more.
Average Views Per Video: 245,238
Joined: Nov 20, 2016
Popular Video: Biggest Bushcraft Breakfast cooked on a Rock in the Rain
Survivalist, Bushcraft, Primitive Skills, Air Rifles & Prepping In Texas This channel is about the outdoors. Not just survival, fishing, hunting, trapping, or bushcraft but rather the entire process of procuring resources necessary for sustained survival!
Average Views Per Video: 88,569
Joined: Nov 10, 2013
Popular Video: $100 Walmart Survival Kit! Ultralight Bugout Bag for 7 Day Survival Challenge
9. Full Spectrum Survival
Welcome to Full Spectrum Survival. We are providing near daily financial and economic news and comments by sharing the information that you need to know!
Average Views Per Video: 53,646
Joined: Aug 6, 2012
Popular Video: WARNING! These Are POISON – Do Not BUY THESE For Your Survival or Preparedness Group
We have devoted this youtube channel to survival. Everything about survival will be talked about. From wilderness survival to food storage and being prepared.
Average Views Per Video: 67,077
Joined: Mar 27, 2011
Popular Video: THE TENT. First Snowfall Of The Year. 8-10 inches on the ground. Clearing trees.
11. Sigma 3 Survival School
This channel is designed to be a completely comprehensive video encyclopedia for survival, tactical, medical, and preparedness skills.
Average Views Per Video: 92,317
Joined: Sep 16, 2010
Popular Video: Living off the Jungle, Wild Foods Tour
12. Living Survival
Prepare. Adapt. Survive.
Average Views Per Video: 44,209
Joined: Nov 10, 2013
Popular Video: Baofeng for Dummies UV5R+ HAM Radio Tutorial
13. Can We Survive
Can We Survive is an Outdoor Adventure channel. We offer a variety of videos for the Outdoor enthusiasts, ranging from simple camp fire cooking, hiking, survival skill training and Overlanding with a custom Jeep.
Average Views Per Video: 134,276
Joined: Jan 28, 2015
Popular Video: Mojave Desert Survival Training (Bushcraft & Survival Skills)
14. Reality Survival
I’m a Christian, Husband, Father, Modern Homesteader, Veteran and former USAF SERE Instructor (Class 97-02). I teach disaster preparedness & crisis management skills & do tool & gear reviews.
Average Views Per Video: 10,780
Joined: Jun 26, 2011
Popular Video: 25 Things NOT To Do If You Bug IN
15. Will Lord Prehistoric Survival
Practicing Ancient skills to understand better who we are and where we come from. I hope that my videos allow you a glimpse into a time from many thousands of years ago.
Average Views Per Video: 46,229
Joined: Oct 7, 2012
Popular Video: Prehistoric Survival | Flint Knapping.
16. Survival prepping for normal people
Just good ideas and habits for life before or after a disaster of any size or scope.
Average Views Per Video: 9,216
Joined: Sep 24, 2016
Popular Video: What a Green Beret told me about SHTF
17. Survival Common Sense
Here are some tips and suggestions to help you and your family survive the worst case scenario.
Average Views Per Video: 29,346
Joined: Mar 28, 2011
Popular Video: How to build a better brick rocket stove for $10
18. The Survival Outpost
The Survival Outpost is focused on training and survival strategies for urban and wilderness environments.
Average Views Per Video: 15,545
Joined: Jan 20, 2015
Popular Video: Built my FIRST Bug Out Bag survival kit #bugoutbag #survivalkit #shtf #prepper
19. Survival Sherpa
We’ll cover practical skills (not theory) of self-reliance like functional fitness, outdoor self-reliance, emergency preparedness, blacksmithing, food independence, hunting/fishing, and other stuff of interest.
Average Views Per Video: 29,517
Joined: Oct 14, 2014
Popular Video: Off Grid Winch: Making a Flip Flop Winch
20. Survival Life
Thousands of survival tips, gear reviews, free survival skills training, survival knives, kits, survival food supplies for preppers & emergency preparedness-minded people.
Average Views Per Video: 92,970
Joined: Jul 29, 2013
Popular Video: This T-Shirt Is Your Uniform For The War On Free Speech. Time To Suit Up!
21. Survival Instinct
Survival, DIY and more
Average Views Per Video: 26,844
Joined: Feb 18, 2016
Popular Video: Opinel carbone mods
22. Mike Helton Survival and Prepping
Average Views Per Video: 1,169
Joined: Mar 18, 2016
Popular Video: SHTF – Prepping items you should have more more more of
23. Instinct Survivalist
The channel focus is all about using your instincts to survive. In doing so, I teach Bushcraft/Wilderness Skills, skills that can be used for survival, and product reviews.
Average Views Per Video: 1,951
Joined: Oct 12, 2011
Popular Video: Burn Bowl and Boiling Water
24. Odin’s Wolf Survival
Odins Wolf Survival is a channel focused on survival, gear reviews, and making things.
Average Views Per Video: 773
Joined: Aug 8, 2014
Popular Video: Odin’s Wolf Survival reviews the Helle Viking Knife.
25. Survival Dads
The survival dads want to help get people into the great outdoors and also want to help people prepare for any bad situations that they may find themselves in!
Average Views Per Video: 1,311
Joined: Dec 8, 2015
Popular Video: Bushnell Equinox night vision test
26. Survival Sullivan
Not to brag, but my team and I have some of the best survival content around.
Average Views Per Video: 2,513
Joined: Jan 16, 2017
Popular Video: How to Prepare Your House to Bug In
27. Ungrateful Peasant
Veteran, Patriot, Father, Husband, and Caretaker of American history. Discussions to promote rugged individualism, and free living.
Average Views Per Video: 304
Joined: Dec 18, 2014
Popular Video: 5:11 Norris Sneaker: The best Tennis shoes money can buy.
28. Wildcat Creek Survival
Survival & Metal detecting & Other interesting stuff
Average Views Per Video: 592
Joined: Oct 26, 2016
Popular Video: Stamp albums – The Good, Bad, and Ugly
29. Wilderness Survival Tips and Tricks
On my channel, “Wilderness Survival Tips and Tricks,” you can learn survival tips for every season, every place, and every environment.
Average Views Per Video: 5,314
Joined: Dec 30, 2015
Popular Video: Building a Fishing Pole with ALL natural materials
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