and north away again I go. Here I'll post my load out for the paddle trip I am "guiding" (not really a guide, I just have more camping and paddle tripping experience than the rest of the group). I like to think this much gear is acceptable for either this three day reservior camp slumming or a week long river excursion. This is big shot, my personal with a couple shared items; So, the following shots are clockwise from top left. I will try to 'read' out the gear left to right, top to bottom. Top Left; Field & Stream 0° Sleeping bag AquaTuff 10x10/BCO 5x7 MEST (w/cordage) Alite Mayfly camp chair ALPS Chaos 2 tent & poles BCO Poncho 550 cords Titan & 'normal' (spare) Body Glove water shoes Tactical Research TR103's Size 13 BeFree water filter bottle Top Right; (Excluding the Mayfly, who is an attention hog) Camelback Ambush The gear on to the right and below stays with it, always; Hultafors Knife TuffPossum FAK Pouch w/IFAK Larry Light Electrical Tape TruNord Compass (@RickWA ) Forceps, black w/zip-clip Match Safe (@woodsmanjohn) Trash Bags Striker (@Red Yeti) Mini Bic Sharpie TP StasherSilicon pouch (750 calories) Fishing Licenses Mechanix work gloves Indian Head Paddle Bad Axe Tenkara rod (@Hunt4lyf) Fly Tin & line keepers Pflueger President fishing rod Forest Friend Stove (on the shop towel) Fun Fire kit Sewn Pouch (@SwampYankee64) Mint Cake Tin (@DavidJAFO Big Boy Striker (@whtshdwwz) English Flint (@DavidJAFO) Onyx Crystalline Quartz Jute fiber Altoid Smalls Tins Amadou (self made) Char Cloth Marbles Match Safes Fatwood "matches" Storm matches Pocket Bellows Extra Tenkar Lines Spare braid line Tackle box (@wrath0r) Bottom Right; Onyx PFD Car Wash XL Sponge (bailer) Sit Pad Featherlight paddle, short (All clothes are blended non cotton or wool materials) Shorts, Trousers and Rigger Belt Grunt roll x3 Wool Socks x2 Bottom Left; (Sorry the top got clipped) CRKT Birler 1qt Nalgene w/SS Cup (in a pouch) MSR pot w/ lid (strainstand inside) Fork, Spork & SS Chopsticks Top left misc. pile Ferro Rod Wire Saw w/tin Watch Pipe w/ Carter Hall (@T. Pollock) Black Diamond lamp (@Red Yeti) Compass, brass Pill Bottle, brass : Mineral oil Marttiini (@Primordial) Ontario Bolt (@FIELDCRAFTLTC) Cigar Tube Sewing Kit Rite in Rain field book Mesh laundry bag Pouch, snack packet (2k calories) Scentless Wipes WP phone lanyard Hiker Towel LLBean Polyester/wool flannel Carhart polyester shirt Hygiene Kit Hygiene Kit Horrible portrait Off! NorthFace Hoodie That's all the personal. Kitchen will be loaded with the food mid week. The pack most of it will be lugged in is en route, hopefully it'll make it before Thursday. Thanks for hanging in there.