The outdoors can offer many hours of activities, but when you are camping, hiking or doing any activity that you will be away from help, it is a good idea to carry a survival backpack kit. They are specifically designed to keep you warm and dry in the various elements that one may encounter and can be packed with first aid items in the case of an injury. Each pack will offer different survival items, so one can choose what items they would prefer. Items that can be found might include ponchos, emergency tent, water, gloves, mask, survival blanket, matches and a flashlight. With those items it would be easy to find wood to start a fire, while keeping warm and dry. If the temperature is cold, there is a risk of having hypothermia set in It is essential to keep warm during the cold nights until you can get to help, or until help finds you. A survival backpack kit can be found with a single pack kit or a double pack kit and the prices will vary because of the different items that one can find within the packs. The lightweight material of the backpacks provides a great option of carrying the emergency kit. There is first aid items found within the assortment of items, but if one has a medical condition, make sure extra medication or necessary medical needs are packed. The first aid kit is a basic kit, but other kits are available if more items are needed. Some of the survival kits might include food such as granola based product to provide calories and make one feel full. No matter which kit is chosen from the survival backpack kit choices, it is better to have it and not need it, than to need it and not have it.