There are very real physical limits to what can be carried and unfortunately in the current state of affairs your average American cannot carry very much very far. One of the biggest mistakes preppers will make in the early days of a collapse is over estimating their physical ability. This article offers up a solution to our ability to carry all of the items needed for survival. Its called the survival cache.
The author of this article does a great job at explaining the process of creating a survival cache. It goes into what you want to cache, where you want to cache it and most importantly where. All of this is crucial for creating a great survival cache or caches. These are a vital part of any survival plan.