WPA 1 Gear


The gear provided by Desert DAWN for each Wilderness Pathfinder Adventure emulates what would have been used in the 19th century.  You will receive a complete Clothing and Gear List once you are registered.  You will need to provide your own clothing, and foot wear, we will provide nearly all the rest.  Based on the Adventure, the gear we provide typically includes:

  • Blanket
  • Half Blanket
  • Camp cloth, a 5’x5’ piece of cloth
  • Webbing, 2” cotton
  • Silk Scarf, 44’x44’
  • Haversack
  • Blanket pins, 3” (6)
  • Field Knife w/sheath, fixed blade
  • Neck Knife w/ sheath
  • Tomahawk w/ mask
  • Camp cup, 24 oz
  • Cooking Kit

Basecamp formatted Adventures also include:

  • Canvas Shelters
  • Bed ticking (a heavy-duty fabric casing used for making a mattress in the field)