Many of us enjoy spending time in the backcountry, but figuring out exactly what stuff you should bring with you can be difficult. While a good collection of tools will not only make overcoming certain obstacles easier, it also may very well save your life.
“Now I hate carrying a bunch of stuff, especially if it’s redundant,” says Idaho biologist and bowhunter Clay Hayes. “But you still need all the things you use on a daily basis and to be prepared for an emergency if you happen to get in trouble out there.”
In the following video from Backcountry Hunters & Anglers, Clay details what items are in his pack and some helpful tips on how to make your time away from civilization a little bit easier.