A task and a half trying to get everything needed for the next few months into something that can be carried.

Survival kit

Survival kit

In sequence: clothes to pack, tent and sleeping bag to affix outside.


Rucksack has closed, but only just.


My brother Dave reckons it’s not possible to carry camping gear and get the weight below 18kg. I have not weighed it all yet, but it is phenomenally heavy!