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The Wildfire Fighter Pack Test


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Minimum Requirements for Passing the Pack Test
The Wildfire Fighter Pack Test

The Pack Test Chart

USFS, from the "Pack Test Info Sheet"
The chart in the photo provides test criteria for arduous, moderate, and light duty performance:

ARDUOUS Pack Test: 3-mile hike with 45-lb. pack in 45 min.
MODERATE Field Test: 2-mile hike with 25-lb. pack in 30 min.
LIGHT Walk Test: 1-mile hike with no pack in 16 min.

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