Introduction: Backpack Survival Kit
This is my latest update to my backpack survival kit! It is still compact but has a bit more added to it and I think the pictures are a bit better!! Hope you enjoy and that it is useful to you in some way!! Below is the list of things in my kit...
Backpack: Coleman Elate8L with 2L water bladder(The water bladder is always full)
Shelter: Cheap 8x10 blue poly tarp, Baggie of ten marbles and 100ft of twine (For making tie outs).
Water: 2L water bladder (Full) and lots of coffee filters for pre filtering.
Mess Kit: Small stainless cup, Dish cloth, Spork, Baggie of sugar, Baggie of hot chocolate, 4 Tea bags, 2 Freezer bags to put the whole kit in and a chip bag clip too make things more compact.
Fire: 3 Mini Bic lighters, About 25 matches, Dryer lint and char cloth, Fire steel.
Tools: 1 Fixed blade knife (Cammilus les stroud arctic knife), 1 D.M.T Diamond honing stone, 1 Tiny multi tool, My folding E.D.C Knife (Buck Red point knife).
Food collection/Preparation: 2 Ziploc freezer bags, 1 Pair of disposable rubber gloves, 1 Wooden dowel wrapped with fishing twine with 1 hook and a small amount of paper towel.
Light: 1 Good headlamp with red setting, 1 Dynamo flashlight, 1 Large glow stick.
Warmth: 1 Survival blanket, 1 Polar fleece blanket (Not pictured its what I took the pics on)
Navigation: 1 Map of your area, one mapping compass and the knowledge of how to read and use both.
Personal touches: Harmonica, Lip chap, Notepad, Pencil and lego eraser:)
Not pictured items: 4 Small sewing needles, Heavy thread, Mini roll of gorilla tape.
Thanks for reading!! All comments even mean ones are welcome!! Please tell me anything you think I should add or swap for something else!!
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