THERMO-LITE EMERGENCY BIVVY SACK
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THERMO-LITE EMERGENCY BIVVY SACK
Hunker down and avoid the shivers when a sudden squall blows in.

THERMO-LITE EMERGENCY BIVVY SACK
Made of waterproof and windproof tear-resistant fabric, this emergency bivvy sack fits inside a supplied stuff sack. 7.6 ounces, 86 inches long. $22.50. (800) 324-3517, www.adventuremedicalkits.com

Text by Scott Doggett
Photos by Eric Boyd / LAT ()
SPACE BRAND ALL-WEATHER BLANKET
SPACE BRAND ALL-WEATHER BLANKET
This is a rugged, grommeted tarp, 5 by 7 feet, that packs down small, can serve many purposes and can be used repeatedly. An excellent value at $14. 12.9 ounces. (800) 343-5827, www.mpioutdoors.com ()
STORM SHELTER
STORM SHELTER
This is a 96-inch tube made of yellow plastic no thicker than a sandwich bag. It’ll keep the water off you in a downpour; if that’s all you need, it’ll do the job. 4.3 ounces. $5. (800) 426-4840, www.rei.com ()
COLEMAN EMERGENCY BLANKET
COLEMAN EMERGENCY BLANKET
This hair-thin, waterproof cover, 53 inches by 82 inches, is sized for kids and can be easily seen by rescue personnel. One-time use. 1.8 ounces. Priced right at $2. (800) 835-3278, www.coleman.com ()
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