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Check out this Covert Urban Survival Patch!

The Covert Urban Survival Patch Course!

This is a step-by-step video course that teaches how to make a very unique and hidden mini 'patch' survival kit that stows secretly behind a vecro morale patch on your favorite backpack. Learn how to choose materials, layout, sew (by hand), and pack a Covert Urban Survival Patch.

A Covert Urban Survival Patch Kit is perfect for:


  • Hiding Emergency Cash

  • Escape and Evasion Kit

  • USB Stick with Important Docs or Info

  • Backup Cell Phone Charger

  • Lock Bypass Tools

  • Urban Survival Kit

  • Micro First Aid Kit

  • Mini Wilderness Survival Kit

  • Water Purification Kit

  • Emergency Fishing Kit

Hidden in Plain Sight

Learn how to make and sew a hidden & secure pocket behind your favorite morale patch on your hat or backpack. In just a few minutes, Jamie Boggs will teach you which materials you'll need, how to layout, how to sew, and how to pack your own Covert Urban Survival Patch. Perfect for Every Day Carry items! Also makes a great gift!
Hidden in Plain Sight

Meet Your Instructor

  • James Boggs

    Owner, Burning River Bushcraft

    James Boggs

    James was raised in an outdoor life style. He grew up shooting, hunting, fishing, camping and trapping at every opportunity. After 20 years as a competitive shooter he retired from competition after winning an IDPA State Title. He continues to teach firearm classes as an NRA instructor. James has studied short and long term wilderness skills, urban survival, wilderness first aid, herbal medicine, botany and wildcrafting, green woodworking, knapping, blacksmithing, bladesmithing, bowmaking and trapping. He is passionate about learning, testing and developing new skills. He enjoys passing on these skills either in person, as an Instructor at Campcraft Outdoors, through YouTube and Online courses. If he is not working on a new skill or sitting silently in a tree stand watching a game trail, he is probably spending time with his wife of over 20 years and their two kids.

Course Curriculum

  • 1
    COVERT SURVIVAL PATCH: Welcome & Materials
    • Welcome to the Course
    • Materials & Patch Selection
  • 2
    COVERT SURVIVAL PATCH: Layout & Sewing
    • Sewing Lesson: Running Stitch & Whip Stitch
    • How to Sew the Closure Tab
    • How to Sew the Concealed Pocket
  • 3
    • Gear Selection & Ideas
    • Packing Your Covert Patch
  • 4
    • Closing Remarks