Below is a list of everything that I typically carry with me for a summer day hike (in addition to what’s already in my emergency bag).

  • 1/2 Pack or Hydro Pack
  • Water
  • Power Bars
  • Trail Mix
  • Bug Repellant
  • Gators
  • Seal Skinz
  • Poly Socks
  • Boots
  • Thermal Shirt (long & T)
  • Rain Jacket
  • Fleece Sweater (optional)
  • Map/Trail Guide
  • Binoculars
  • Hat
  • Knife
  • Sunglasses
  • Camera
  • Film
  • Dog Bowl?
  • Biscuits?