On My Belt or In My Pockets:
10 feet of Paracord
Whistle on key ring
Flashlight and extra batteries
Pen and notepad
Wallet w/ID, money
IFAC (Individual First Aid Kit):
Sting relief ointment
*See note below
In My Mind:
Knowledge of first aid, search and rescue, organization, fire suppression, etc.
Awareness of my surroundings and an ability to innovate, improvise and adapt to conditions
The balance of my away-from-home gear is carried in my nearby Get Home Bag.
* Note: When and if Conceal Carry Weapons permits become available in Los Angeles, I will add a handgun to my EDC kit.