The first thing that one needs to do in order to build a bug out bag is to know what a bug out bag is. What is a bug out bag? Well, it is a backpack that is filled with all the essential items that any person will need to survive in adverse conditions. It has to be said that most of the bug out bags are made in such a manner that the user is able to have just enough stuff to stay alive and well for a period of three days. If you are a pro then you will be able to plan out a situation where you can store stuff that will let you last for an even longer period of time. But this is not very easy to achieve. For the novices, it will be even tougher.
If and when you are faced with a situation where you need a bug out bag then you must plan out the whole thing in a very smart, wise and prudent manner. You must make sure that you are able to buy a bag that is very well suited to your height. If you are to buy a bag that is too big for you then you will have a lot of problems when it comes to moving from one place to another. So, do not let such a situation arise. This can be done with a lot of ease by buying the best-suited bag as per your needs, wants and desires. Please make sure that the bag is as strong as possible. You will also be better off if the bag that you buy has a large number of extra pockets.
If the bag has a very high number of side and additional pockets then you will be able to store a lot of stuff even in them. This will allow you to carry a lot of stuff as per your needs, wants and desires. Now, after you have the best-suited bag as per your needs you will have to focus on the items that you will need to survive for the three days. If you are to use a little bit of common sense then the choice of items will be very simple and pretty obvious. The first and foremost thing that you will need is water. You need to make sure that your body remains hydrated. If you are not able to make sure of this then you will have a number of problems in making sure of your survival.
Please make sure that you fill up your bug out bag with enough amounts of food items that will allow you to last for the three days. If you do not have enough amount of energy then you will not be strong enough to move around. In such a case it can be safely said that one will need a lot of energy. You will also be very wise, smart and prudent if you are to carry a large number of energy bars. They will give you a lot of energy without taking up too much space.