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And we arrived in Costa Rica………

June 9, 2013 Rourke 7

Many of us have grown accustomed to not sleeping well at night.   We worry… we fear for our future… and we know… beyond doubt… that the “worst” will inevitably happen.   But most of us […]

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Bug Out Vehicles

March 12, 2013 Rourke 10

Bug Out Vehicles There are an almost infinite number of choices when it comes to bug out vehicle options. You have your 4×4 trucks and SUVs, retired military vehicles, ATVs, Track/Trail bikes, and even mountain […]

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The Panhandle Rancher speaks…….

October 24, 2012 Rourke 3

The Panhandle Rancher responds to my recent post on redoing my bug out bags……..  – Rourke ———————————————————————————————————————-   Rourke,   It is my experience that the large and medium ALICE rucks and metal frames offer the very […]

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One preppers survival kit/bug out bag system…..

October 17, 2012 Rourke 12

Irish-7 was nice enough to share his survival kit/bug out bag system with all of Rourke’s Patriot’s – that’s you. He sent this in response to my article   Thanks Irish-7!!!  – Rourke     […]

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Guest Post: Bug Out Bags

October 4, 2012 Rourke 6

Bug Out Bags: The Essence of a Specialized Checklist   Bug out bags is beneficial for those who want to endure survival situations. It should be remembered that anything can happen during the said circumstances […]

Guest Post: Sailing for Survival

January 10, 2012 Rourke 10

  One survival option I have considered over the last year is a sailboat. Within the survival community there are two major camps, the bug-out doctrine and the castle doctrine. Needless to say each has […]