Whether you’ll be hiking for 3 miles or 12 – any hike can take a wrong turn! [see what I did there?]
Here’s a condensed list of essential hiking gear you should be carrying with you when you go out in the back country (not recommended for longer, overnight trips). Take a moment to review and save this handy list for the next time you go hiking!
Emergency First Aid Kit
Oral Rehydration Salts
Moleskin for blisters
EpiPen if you’re allergic!
Waterproof Strike Anywhere Matches
Snacks/Food (Roasted nuts, rxbars, beef jerky, etc)
Small water filter or tablets
An Extra Layer
Really Good to Have Handy:
For Moral Support: