When the apocalypse occurs, we all assume that we are ready, having made all of the correct choices needed to survive.
Years of experience have taught me that fantasy versus reality are not the same. Are your bug-out expectations realistic? Are you really going to survive with only one knife?
It may be time to consider properly gearing up for reality.
An incredible day paddling the Weber River with family and friends remains in my memory. Whenever someone mentions the trip, a vivid HD movie plays out in my mind, and urges me to get out there again.