The Quick Reference Guide to Packing for Higher-Risk Destinations is designed to be a no-nonsense guide that covers the essentials. It assumes you’ve been around the traps a bit and know what you’re doing. It’s designed to help prevent you from making unforced errors.
This guide is laid out as follows:
Packing by category, which groups items into different categories and kits. Use this as a master checklist.
Packing by place, which places individual items into pockets and bags. Use this checklist when packing your gear.
Specific checklists for before and after travel.
Gear suggestions, which provides some recommendations for gear that we’ve used and believe is appropriate and reliable.