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How to Make Your Bug-Out Bag Modular

January 19, 2019 Dan Stevens 7

by Contributing Author Ah, the BOB. The prepper standby and source of constant tinkering, consternation and much discussion. There are a 1,001 ways to choose, fill and pack a BOB, but one method in particular […]

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8 Overlooked Bug-Out Bag Items

October 8, 2018 Dan Stevens 4

Tweaking your bug out bag is a never-ending endeavor. The more you learn, the more you add and remove items, the goal being to make it more lightweight, more functional and more tuned to your […]

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How to Organize a Bug Out Bag

February 27, 2016 Dan Stevens 5

by Nicholas You may be at the point where you have spent several months, if not entire years, researching different types of bug out bags and the gear to put inside of it. Throughout your […]

Book Review: BUG OUT by Scott Williams

July 1, 2015 Rourke 1

Scott Williams book BUG OUT – The Complete Guide for Escaping a Catastrophic Disaster Before It’s Too Late has been on my nightstand for quite some time. A review is long over due.  Bugging out is not […]

Campers As A Bug Out Vehicle

January 15, 2015 Rourke 10

This post originally appeared over at It can be seen HERE in its original format. – – Rourke   By the WE2’s To us, having our travel trailer is a must.  Not only do […]

Getting Past the Basics: Retreats

August 11, 2014 Rourke 5

  I’ve been mulling an article of some sort about how things are changing so fast, and that the center can’t hold against pressure like this forever, but Remus surely beat me to it. It […]

Seasoned Preppers “Bug Out Bag”

December 12, 2013 Rourke 16

The following post was originally published over at It can be scene in its original format HERE. by “The Coach” I am not ashamed to say that I am 63 years old. I have been […]

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(Ultra) Lighting Up Your BOB

November 26, 2013 Rourke 13

The following is a guest post entry into our Survival & Preparedness Writing Contest.   (Ultra) Lighting Up Your BOB by Lou Levy             Today’s typicle BOBs can weigh between forty and seventy pounds. For many […]