Bug Out Bag

5.11 Rush 72 Backpack Review

5.11 Rush 72 tactical backpack review

5.11 Tactical Rush 72 Backpack Features Plenty of space, well organized pockets, hydration bladder compatible, comfortable, and tough as nails Comfort 5.11 checked all the boxes here. Well padded shoulder straps, ventilated back padding, and a sternum strap Price You pay for quality here. Sure, you can get a cheaper …

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Is Your Bug Out Bag Too Heavy?

how to pack a bug out bag

How to lighten your bug out bag using the 80/20 rule   Have you ever wondered how to lighten your bug out bag? I certainly have. In fact, I recently took a critical look at my own 72-hour survival kit, and discovered some pretty interesting ways to save weight in …

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Ultimate Bug Out Bag Checklist

ultimate bug out bag checklist

The Bug Out Bag Contents Guide -or- What to Pack When You’re Expecting… (TEOTWAWKI)    Yeah, yeah, I know. “Not another bug out bag checklist!” There are a thousand other checklists out there already and here I am adding another one to the pile. But here’s the thing: none of …

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