10 ESSENTIALS (Recommend to pack separately like in a fanny pack)

  1. Map
  2. Compass
  3. Water and Water purification Tablets
  4. Extra Clothes (minimum cap, long underwear, wool socks, rain protection)
  5. Extra Food (Non cooking, ie trail mix, protein bars, dried fruit, candy bars)
  6. Flashlight/Headlamp with extra batteries and bulb
  7. Sunscreen
  8. First-Aid Kit
  9. Pocket Knife
  10. Waterproof Matches and Firestarter
  11. Compact Poncho or large garbage sack
  12. Whistle
  13. Insect Repellents or Clothing
  14. Space Blanket

CLOTHES


EATING


SLEEPING


WASH KIT


ALSO


OPTIONAL


PERSONAL FIRST AID KIT

Suggestion: Mark items required for trip with a highlighting marker and then check them off as each item is packed.

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