For those of you heading into the backwoods for a day hike, a week-long hunting trip or a long-term getaway from the daily grind, here’s a handful of new and noteworthy gear to keep you out of trouble and on-point in the wilderness.

 

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Ameristep
http://www.ameristep.com; 800-847-8269

Arc’teryx Drypack 70
http://leaf.arcteryx.com; 855-201-5307

Cardsharp
http://www.iainsinclair.com

Case Hobo Knife
http://www.wrcase.com; 800-523-6350

Gerber Downrange Tomahawk
http://www.gerbergear.com; 800-950-6161

The Gun Jimmy
http://www.walhogwilderness.com; 872-228-9453

Rayovac’s Virtually Indestructible Lantern
http://www.rayovac.com; 800-237-7000

Rayovac’s Virtually Indestructible Spotlight
http://www.rayovac.com; 800-237-7000

Lifestraw System
http://www.vestergaard.com

Life Support Survival Bracelet
http://www.lifesupportusg.com; 757-850-8520

Mini Hozuki Lantern
http://www.snowpeak.com; 503-697-3300

Mr. Fix It
http://www.getjackblack.com; 877-766-3388

Georgia Loggers
http://www.georgiaboot.com; 866-442-4908

Otis Ripcord
http://www.otistec.com; 800-684-7486

Outdoor Research Firemark Gloves
http://www.outdoorresearch.com; 888-467-4327

Remington Outfitter
http://www.remington1816.com; 888-736-1816

Survival Fastfire Kit
http://www.solkoasurvival.com; 719-634-1687

Y-Shot Slingshots
http://www.montiegear.com; 800-722-7987

Vertex VLs Ultralight Stove
http://www.vertexoutdoors.com; 512-666-7163

Bison Wallets
http://www.bisonmade.com;  602-326-9944.

 

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For more about backwoods survival, check out the 2014 issue of AMERICAN FRONTIERSMAN, available on newsstands and digitally July 1, 2014. To subscribe, go to http://www.realworldsurvivor.com/subscribe