We are located in the pacific northwest. We believe every person should prepare for whatever may come their way. It could be a disaster, flood, earthquake, fire, tornado, we sell the things you need for your emergency kit or bug out bag. We also have some tactical gear like bags for your bug out kit. Some things to include in your bug out kit: Shelter, food, water, knife, waterproof tarp, matches, compass, book, first aid kit, some kind of protection like pepper spray. You will also need a good sturdy bag for your kit, think about what you are carrying or how far you will have to carry it. A good multi tool is a must have item. duct tape, paracord, whistle, small notebook, pencil, learn how to use your gear after you get it. Practice with it, become familiar with it. The time to learn is before you have the emergency not during.