Know Before You Go: River Trip Preparation
What should I pack for a river trip?
- First aid kit
- Patch kit
- Extra oars and paddles
- Spare Personal Flotation Devices (PFD)
- Fire pans and portable toilets
- Repair kit with pump (for rafts)
- Warm clothing
- Attention-getting device (ie. air horn, whistle, or other loud device) in case you get in trouble.
- Throw bag (safety rope)
- Water or water filtration system (recommended: one gallon/person/day)