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ESAR Pack Lists - Mason County Search & Rescue

MCSAR pack lists for ESAR 12, 24 and 48 hour packs

MCSAR team members are required to supply and bring with them equipment based
upon the unit in which they serve.

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* 12 Hour Pack Minimum Requirements.

Absolutely no untreated cotton!

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24 HOUR PACK - ALL IN COUNTY MISSIONS 1 2 3 4
Boots, lug sole *
Socks, wool or synthetic, 3 pairs (wear one) (1 set) *
Underwear, wool or synthetic (preferred), 2 (wear one) (1 pair) *
Pants, wool or synthetic (can be cotton blend if treated), 2 (wear one) (1 pair) *
Shirt, wool or synthetic, 2 (wear one) (1) *
Sweater/fleece, wool or synthetic
Stocking cap or balaclava, wool or synthetic *
Gloves, wool or synthetic, 2 pair
Rain coat with hood, should fit loose with extra clothing on *
Rain pants, heavy duty and baggy *
Leather (faux) work/riding gloves *
Gaiters, knee high (optional, but highly recommended)
Backpack (can be 48 hour pack) & repair kit (duct tape)
Snacks *
Food - 4 meals, no cooking
Extra food (not planned to eat)
Water bottles (or camelback), plastic, 2 (pint or larger) *
Flashlight or headlamp - with spare batteries and bulb if incandescent *
Compass (available from base) *
UMS ruler (issued during training) *
First aid kit *
Knife, pocket *
Whistle, plastic (without a pea inside) *
Sleeping pad, closed cell, 6ft x 2ft
Matches in water proof case
Fire starter (candle, solid fuel, compressed cotton, vaseline or 99% isopropyl)
Sunglasses
Sun screen, 15 SPF min.
Tarp, plastic or nylon, 8ft x 10ft min.
Cord, heavy duty (paracord), 30 - 50ft.
Watch *
Notepad with pen in plastic zip lock bag *
Toilet paper in plastic zip lock bag *
Insect repellent, non aerosol
Garbage bag, bigger the better *
Trowel, if you can't find a stick to use or the heel of your boot...
Gallon size zip lock bags (map case, garbage bag, etc.)
 
48 HOUR PACK - ALL OUT OF COUNTY MISSIONS
24 hr Pack & following:
Sleeping bag (synthetic fill only, no down)
Food - 6 meals, hot/cold
Cook set - 2 cup pot with lid, 8oz cup, and spoon
Stove and fuel (shareable)
Hand warmers (optional)
Tent (optional) - not allowed during training
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