Didn’t see one, So a consolidated thread for the 10 item concept For those who have not seen the “Alone” TV show. The idea is you are allowed to choose 10 items in addition to a provided gear list. You then must survive Alone in isolation for as long as possible. What 10 items would you choose? Why would you choose these items? Specifics such at “type of saw” is even better. The Time of year is usually fall and fast approaching winter. Assume opportunities to hunt small game. Assume opportunities to possibly hunt “larger game” Assume opportunities to fish and depending on location to harvest sea life. The list to choose from: Shelter 12x12 ground cloth/tarp (grommets approved) 8-mm climbing rope - 10M 550 Paracord - 80m 3-mm cotton cord - 40m (non waxed cord) Bedding 1 multi-seasonal sleeping bag 1 bivi bag (Gore-Tex sleeping bag cover) 1 sleeping pad 1 hammock Cooking 1 large pot (no more than 2 quarts; includes lid) 1 steel frying pan (no more than 2 quarts) 1 flint or ferro rod set with standard-sized striker 1 enamel bowl for eating 1 spoon 1 canteen or water bottle Hygiene 1 bar soap 1 8-oz tube of toothpaste 1 face flannel 1 40-mm roll dental floss 1 small bottle bio shower soap 1 shaving razor (and 1 blade) 1 towel (30” x 60”) 1 comb Hunting 1 300-yd roll of a single-filament fishing line up to max of 20 lbs weight test + 25 assorted barbless hooks, no bigger than size 7/0, no lures. 1 Primitive Bow Recurve or longbow + 9x Arrows + simple quiver OR arrow attachment. 1 small-gauge gill net 1 slingshot/catapult + 30 steel ball bearings + 1 replacement band 1 net foraging bag 1 roll 3.5 lbs of 20 or 21-gauge trapping (snare) wire 3 lbs of one solid block of salt Food (2 items max) 2 lbs of beef jerky (protein) 2 lbs of dried pulses/legumes/lentils mix (starch and carbs) 2 lbs of biltong (protein) 2 lbs of hard tack military biscuits (carbs/sugars) 2 lbs of chocolate (simple/complex sugars) 2 lbs of pemmican (traditional trail food made from fat and proteins) 2 lbs of GORP (raisins, chocolate, peanuts) 1 lb of flour (starch/carbs) 1/3 lbs rice / 1/3 lb sugar / 1/3 lb of salt Tools 1 pocket knife 1 hunting knife (blade edge length no larger than 10”) 1 Leatherman multi-tool or similar 1 sharpening stone 1 roll of duct tape or 1 roll of electrical tape 1 small shovel 1 small sewing kit 1 carabiner 1 LED flashlight 1 pair of ice spikes (studded walking aids for icy conditions 1 scotch-eyed auger 1 adze 1 2-handed draw knife (blade no longer than 5 inches) 1 hatchet 1 saw 1 ax Provided Items/ Does not count against 10 items. CLOTHING/APPAREL/PERSONAL EFFECTS *These items do not count towards the 10 special items, but may not exceed the approved quota for each. 1 pair of high-leg hunting boots 1 pair waterproof Arctic winter boots 1 T-shirt (short sleeved) 1 fleece/wool shirt 2 wool sweaters 6 pairs wool socks 2 hats (brimmed, wool, fur, Arctic or baseball) 2 buffs or neck gaiter (no balaclavas) 1 shemagh OR scarf 4 pairs of gloves (1 insulated, 1 leather work-style glove, 1 over mitt, 1 thin glove liner) 2 pairs of underwear/briefs 1 insulated parka-style jacket 2 pair of outdoor pants/bibs (can unzip into shorts) 1 pair of fully insulated or waterproof winter pants/bibs 1 waterproof uninsulated shell/Jacket 2 pairs of thermal underwear (long top and bottom) 1 pair of gaiters 1 leather belt (or synthetic equivalent) 1 toothbrush 1 pair of eyeglasses 1 personal photograph If I am missing anything please let me know!