USEFUL INFORMATION
FEATURED PRODUCTS

SUGGESTED SURVIVAL KIT

This is only a suggested outline for a personal outdoor survival kit; it is by no means all encompassing. Always customize your kit to meet your specific needs.

12" x 24" sheets of Aluminum foil Fold for cooking, fire reflector from wind or use to signal
Heavy plastic bag, preferably Zip-Lock Use for water, food storage, keeping things dry
SPACE® Brand Emergency Blanket Shelter, signaling, personal protection and warmth
A high shrill whistle 3 short blasts is a recognized distress signal
A good quality Compass Navigation needs
Waterproof wooden matches and tinder Provide ability for fire starting
Bright colored Bandanna or cloth Filtering dirty water, signaling, head band, sling
Bouillon cubes or instant soup mix, salt/pepper Sustenance--boil water in aluminum foil, add spices
Small AA or AAA flashlight-batteries possible a set of extra batteries Provides light, signaling and for your personal well being
Small multiple function knife For your general tool needs
Water purification tablets Insures you have potable water
Fishing kit Line, hooks, lures, snares
Signal mirror Visual signaling
Wire saw Shelter building, tinder making
Pieces of hard candy or a high energy bar Survival food, peace of mind
Heavy Duty cord, thread/needle Shelters, snares, repairs
Insect repellent and lip balm Personal comfort/protection
Small first aid kit: Bandages, antiseptic, pills, etc. Suited to terrain and your personal needs
Pocket Hand Warmer Ideal for staving off hypothermia
Survival Notes-make your own or use The Brunton® Life Card Reminder guide of what to do and what not to do
A picture of your loved ones For the will to survive
The purpose of a Personal Survival Kit is two-fold:
   1.To supply you with the items necessary to provide for your physiological well being in an emergency situation
   2.As a means to create a positive sense of psychological security, just knowing it's there when and if you need it
Store your Personal Survival Kit items in a small brightly colored or easily identifiable zippered pouch, one that is easy to carry with you at all times and can be easily and quickly located in times of crisis.
Add a local terrain map if available, and any extra personal medication need.

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