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Mission Ready Equipment is an outdoor gear & tactical supply company powered by a group of dedicated individuals with more than 25 years experience. We consult, supply & instruct individuals and teams in tactical support equipment & low profile solutions including: outdoor apparel, footwear, backpacks, tents, sleeping systems, and climbing/high altitude mountaineering equipment. Our clients include Special Forces, Law Enforcement, Government Agencies & Fire/Rescue.
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Tactical Gear vs Hiking Gear Part I - Backpacks
Written By Doug Kavolius Aug 23 2013
Whether you are backpacking on the AT, or you need to outfit your assault squad for a night operation, choosing the right type of gear is essential to a successful and safe experience outside. This is Part I of a three part series distinguishing the differences between traditional hiking gear and the tactical gear you may need to survive.
Former Navy SEAL and sniper, Kyle is one of the world's most committed and passionate shooting instructors. He has appeared on multiple TV shows including Shooting Gallery, Tactical Arms, and Tactical Impact....Learn More