- Pocket Knife (you must have the Totin chip)

- First Aid Kit (small sandwich bag with several Band-Aids and moleskin) 

- Extra Clothes (besides worn clothing, a shirt and a pair of shorts to sleep in. A change of underwear, socks, and shirt) 

- Rain Gear

- Headlamp

-  Water (four liters of water. Ex: Two Smartwater bottles and two soft platypus bottles. Nalgene bottles are heavy so look for lightweight alternative) 

- Matches or Small Lighter

- Sun Protection (may include sunblock, sunglasses, and a wide-brimmed hat)

- Whistle and Compass (the crew will share a compass)

- Mess Kit (all that is needed is a bowl and spoon) 

- Sleeping Bag

- Sleeping Pad

- Hygiene Kit and Hand Sanitizer

- Backpack (a pack large enough to hold the items above as well as food, your tent and shared crew gear)