Have you ever found yourself outside and realized you just didn’t dress properly for the weather you’re in? This happens more than you might expect, in fact, an average of over 1300 deaths per year occur due to “excessive natural cold” exposure (that’s how the CDC describes it, seriously). Here is a chart of the most recent data.
This might be a touch cliche, but I am going to toss it into the list because this item is an important part of your 72 Hour Kit. Wool socks. Yep, you read that right, wool socks.
Wool is one of natures miracles. You can get it wet, dirty, and worn thin, and it will still keep you warm. Why … read more