Ten Essentials

These are the items that are necessary for survival that each Scout is required to have with them on all hikes or camping trips. The list can be found in the Scout Handbook.

  • Map and compass
  • Sun protection
  • Rain gear
  • Pocketknife
  • Flashlight
  • Matches and fire starters
  • Extra food
  • Water bottle
  • Extra clothing
  • First aid kit