HIKING ESSENTIALS
1. Map (a must!)
2. Compass or GPS
3. 3 forms of Fire starting (water & wind proof MATCHES,
a good LIGHTER, and a reliable fire starting product)
4. Sunglasses
5. extra Water and Food
6. First aid kit
7. Headlamp with a set of extra batteries
8. multi-use Knife
9. Sunscreen
10. loud Whistle
11. some method of Water Tretment
(filter or chemical treatment)
12. Rain gear
13. extra warm clothing (in case you have to spend an
unexpected night out)