The Backcountry kit set the standard for backcountry medical care for over 20 years and continues to do so today.
The Backcountry kit set the standard for backcountry medical care for over 20 years and continues to do so today. Group leaders will find everything they need to care for a large group on an extended trip in easily accessible, injury specific compartments, thanks to the Easy Care™ organization system. Key features include a fold-out organization panel, a detachable Ultralight / Watertight summit kit featuring DryFlex™ technology, and supplies to treat basic and advanced illnesses and trauma, including: Glutose Gel, dental repair items, a scalpel, oral rehydration salts, a sterile scrub brush, and numerous bandages and dressings.
Administer CPR Safely
CPR Face Shield for protected mouth-to-mouth resuscitation.
Basecamp or Backpack Duty
Detachable Ultralight / Watertight bag for summit attempts or trips away from basecamp.
Clean and Close Wounds
Irrigation syringe and wound closure strips to clean and close wounds.
Water-resistant outer zipper and urethane inner windows with -20F/-28C cold-crack rating.
Provide Hospital-Quality Care
Hospital-quality tools, including EMT Shears and precision forceps set the standard for backcountry medical care.
Stabilize Fractures and Sprains
C-Splint plus wide variety of wraps and bandages to immobilize fractures and provide support.
Fold-out medications organizer.