Suggested Personal Items


PERSONAL ITEMS: (suggested items to maintain comfort afield)

  • Clothing and appropiate boots / footwear for the season
  • Solid fluroescent orange jacket/vest and hat (State Law)
  • Very heavy wool jacket or down parka
  • Heavy second jacket
  • 2 wool shirts
  • 2 long underwear tops
  • Insulated vest
  • 2 long underwear bottoms
  • 2 pairs of wool pants
  • Plenty of wool/extra socks
  • 2 pairs of warm waterproof rubber boots
  • Rain gear
  • 2 hats
  • 2 pairs of gloves
  • Belt
  • 2 knives
  • Ball compass and spare
  • Large Flashlight
  • Portable GPS
  • Thermos
  • Prescription medications (enough fo the week, with a dose to spare)
  • This time of year is also prime partridge (ruffed grouse) hunting – you may want to consider a bird gun and shells
  • Spare tire/tire patch kit (fresh graded roads are not kind to tires)
  • Fanny pack or light pack to put survival items
  • Pocket flashlight
  • Toilet articles
  • Matches/lighter/fire starting material
  • Dry pair of socks