Surviving whatever calamity befalls you alone without even the least amount of equipment isn’t impossible. But why take the chance, when you can stock your bug-out vehicle with appropriate survival gear. This will not only give you the confidence to tackle any emergency that comes your way, but it will also make it a whole lot easier.

Bug-Out Vehicle Gear

Packing for emergencies and survival is a balancing act. On one hand, you want to be fully prepared for anything. But on the other, you have

only a finite amount of space to hold all of it. Even in a big truck that’s ready for whatever. Having the 10 Essentials (in duplicate) is paramount, as is some basic tools and equipment to keep you on the move.

Your gear might be different based on your climate and needs, but this is an example of a great start at being self-reliant on the road.

Read the full story in the winter 2019 issue of Survivor’s Edge Magazine, on sale Oct. 2. Get your copy at

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