How to choose the right bug out bag

How to Choose the Best Bug Out Bag for You

The best bug out bag there is, is one that is accessible and lightweight and tailored to suit your individual needs. Many people automatically assume that if a crisis ensues, they’ll be able to get far away from the scene easily by car. In a true “bug out” situation though, you can’t rely on roads to get you where you need to go. That’s where everyone else will be, causing all sorts of traffic jams and mayhem. Simply recall the... Keep reading

Bug Out Bags: Things to Know Before You Build Your Own

Allow us to dispel some misconceptions we had when we first set out to build our bug out bags. Bug out bags require time and money, but it’s time and money well spent if it helps keep you alive. First, the bag and its contents are intended to help keep you alive. It alone will not do this. However, it’ll surely aid in your survival if you know how to use it and its contents properly.   Bug Out Bags... Keep reading

What is a Bug Out Bag?

What is a Bug Out Bag? [+ Free Checklist PDF]

A bug out bag is basically a kit that contains everything you need in order to survive on your own for at least 72 hours. The number 72 comes from the fact that we as humans cannot survive for longer than 72 hours without water. But more on that later…   Defining Bug Out Bag According to Wikipedia, “a bug out bag is a portable kit that contains the items one would require to survive for seventy-two hours when evacuating... Keep reading

Bug Out Bag Contents

Bug Out Bag Checklist: Why You Need One and Why We’re Giving Ours Away

Why are we writing a bug out bag guide or what all needs to be included on your bug out bag checklist? Well, if you’re like us, it doesn’t take long to feel anxious or uneasy about where the world is headed when glancing at today’s headlines. Seemingly, not a day goes by that news doesn’t flash across our televisions or computer screens reporting of the latest catastrophic natural disaster, terrorist attack or threat, or even the imminent collapse of some... Keep reading