To be a survivor and not a statistic in a field emergency, you need a survival kit you can live with. As hunters are rightly concerned with the weight they carry afield, your first order of business must be to keep your survival kit light by limiting it to the essentials. Next, develop the habit of taking your survival pack with you every time you go into the field. Lastly, learn how to use your survival equipment properly. Remember, knowing how to use your equipment is as important as having it!
Here are some items that are recommended to have in your survival kit:
Before leaving for the back country always tell someone responsible where you are going and when you plan on being back. It's also a good idea to check the weather before going out.
Author: Travis A. - Snappy's Camping Manager