Hiding places and small caches

November 30, 2011 Rourke 5

Most discussions regarding caches involve burying them. No doubt that for the ultimate security – burying is best. For this post above ground caches will be considered. There may be reasons why burying certain supplies […]

Arizona wildfires effect many

June 13, 2011 Rourke 8

The Arizona wildfires – as of this writing (Sunday) – are incredibly destructive and threatening to do much more damage. Over the past 15 days these fires are destroyed in excess of 400,000 acres. Flames in areas […]

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Thinking about bug-out vehicles

June 3, 2011 Rourke 27

I am in the process of looking for another vehicle after selling my previous “bug out” vehicle – a Chevy Blazer ZR2. My thoughts on what to get and what might be the best bug-out […]

Possible bug out location visited

May 30, 2011 Rourke 12

A few weeks ago I visited my brothers property in Georgia. I have been considering setting up to relocate to this property should it look like it’s about to hit the fan and staying put turns out not to […]

Gear Review: Paladin Mission Pack Expedition

May 1, 2011 Rourke 6

  I recently received a new bag from SurvivalGearBags.com – called the Paladin Mission Pack Expedition. This is a larger capacity bag which could serve many purposes – from backpacking, camping, to a full-fledged “bug out” kit. […]

Review: Esbitt Pocket Survival Stove

March 12, 2011 Rourke 14

I recently had the opportunity to try out a classic survival item – the pocket stove. Mine came form SurvivalGearBags.com – and is also available from other sources as well. Being able to boil water […]