Packing List for Out-of-State Assignments

Here's a list of things we recommend you take with you when you go out of state. Consult with your co-workers for additional suggestions.

MANDATORY FireLine Items

  • 9” All-Leather Boots
  • Fire Pants
  • Fire Shelter
  • Fire Shirt
  • Gloves
  • Hard Hat with Chinstrap
  • IQS card

Line Gear

These items should be included with you and your fire shelter.

  • Federal Driver's License
  • State Driver's License
  • Headlamp
  • AA Batteries
  • Compass
  • IRPG
  • Kestrel
  • Spare Bulb
  • King radio
  • Clamshell
  • Flagging
  • Notepad

Personal Gear

Clothing

  • Bandana
  • Boot laces
  • Sunglasses
  • Moleskin
  • Extra underwear
  • Ball cap
  • Tennis shoes
  • Flip flops, shower sandals
  • Spare socks

Medical Supplies

  • Prescription medication
  • Preferred pain medication

Toiletries

  • Sunscreen
  • Shampoo
  • Toothpastes, Toothbrush
  • Toilet paper
  • Eyewash
  • Saline Nasal Spray
  • Lip Balm

Additional Items (Optional)

  • Toboggan
  • Jacket
  • Tent
  • Sweatshirt
  • Camera
  • Sleeping Bag