Backpacking Essentials

 

Navigation

  • Map (with protective case)

  • Compass

  • GPS 

  • Altimeter 

 

Sun Protection

  • Sunscreen

  • Lip Balm

  • Sunglasses

 

Insulation

  • Jacket, vest, pants, gloves, hat 

 

Illumination

  • Headlamp or flashlight

  • Extra batteries

 

First-aid supplies

  • First-aid kit 

 

Fire

  • Matches or lighter

  • Waterproof container

  • Fire starter (emergency)

 

Reparit Kit and Tools

  • Knife or multi-tool

  • Repair kits for stove, mattress; duck tape strips

 

Nutrition

  • Extra day's supply of food

 

Hydration

  • Water bottles or hydration reservoirs

  • Water filter or other treatment systems

 

Emergency shelter

  • Tent, tarp, bivy or reflective blanket

 

           615 N Highway 395, Long Creek OR 97856