Ten Essentials

What They Are

The "Scout Basic Essentials", also known as the "Boy Scout Ten Essentials" are as follows:

These items are recommended to be carried on all outdoor adventurers, for example, day hikes.

Some Additional Items

The following items are also a good idea on outdoor adventures:

How to Bring These

Some of the items can comfortably be mounted on your belt or carried in your pockets. Pack the rest in a day pack (not a big backpack).


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