Gear List

Mandatory Gear

This gear must be carried at all times during the race.

  • Issued Map
  • Issued Passport
  • Compass
  • Whistle
  • Food
  • Water
  • Cellphone (1 per solo/team)
  • Basic first-aid kit (1 per solo/team)
    • 6 – Band-Aids
    • Betadine, iodine or alcohol swabs
    • 1 – Tube Antibiotic Ointment
    • 1 – Ace Bandage
    • 1 – Roll of gauze
    • 1 – Roll of medical tape
    • 3 doses Anti-Inflammatory (Ibuprofen, etc) per person
    • Tweezers
    • Sunscreen
    • Epi pens NOT required, but recommended for individuals w/ allergies to insect stings

Recommended Gear

This gear should be carried, but it's up to you.

  • Backpack to carry everything
  • map bag
  • map tool / protractor
  • waterproof bag or box for cellphone
  • emergency blanket
  • pocket knife (2")
  • duct tape (a few feet length)
  • poncho / rain gear
  • ankle gators to protect ankles from thorns and bugs
  • deet bug spray