Escape the elements, stay warm, and signal for help all with the Scout from AMK.
More In This Category
MSR WindBoiler Wins OutDoor Industry Award 22 Jul 2014
Windproof and highly efficient personal stove system wins 2014 OutDoor Industry Award [ full story ]
How does the one-pot, trail-worthy MSR Trail Lite Duo System for two add versatility without extra weight? How is it different... [ full story ]
To address the issues that have plagued traditional pole designs -- slipping, breaking, and difficult adjustment -- MSR® has... [ full story ]
With all the features you expect from MSR, the freestanding Elixir 2 and Elixir 3 tents offer first-time (and long-time)... [ full story ]
Related UKC Forum discussions
Priorities in a survival situation: escape the elements, stay warm, and signal rescuers so you're easy to find.
The Scout has you covered on all fronts: a heat-reflective 2-person blanket provides warmth and shelter from wind, rain, and snow, while the one-handed Fire Lite striker and waterproof tinder produce multiple campfires.
A 100dB rescue whistle and signal mirror with retroreflective aiming aid make it easy for you to signal your position to rescuers; and a compass, duct-tape and fishing/sewing kit round out the package.
A professional-grade RF-welded waterproof bag keeps contents dry in any conditions.
Gear News and Outdoor Industry News at UKC and UKH presents climbing, walking and mountaineering equipment and stories that will be of interest to UKClimbing.com's readers. They are not gear reviews and are provided by companies that advertise with UKClimbing Limited. Please feel free to comment about the stories and products on the associated thread.