The Ultimate Guide to the Hero Poncho

The Hero Poncho helps you stay warm and dry when it matters most by keeping rain and wind out and your body heat in. 

But how exactly does the Hero Poncho work? How do you use it? When do you have to use it?

In this post, we’ll talk about everything you need to know about the Hero Poncho. 

How the Hero Poncho Works 

Wondering how the Hero Poncho helps you survive extreme conditions? Here’s how:

Reflects 90% of Your Body Heat

The Hero Poncho reflects 90% of your body heat back to you. By doing this, the Hero Poncho prevents heat loss. 

Protects You From Wind, Rain, & Snow

The Hero Poncho is waterproof and has sealed seams that protect you from rain and snow. It’s also made of windproof materials that keep you dry and warm under extreme weather changes or conditions.

Compact and Lightweight 

The Hero Poncho is compact and lightweight, making it fit for your car emergency kit, family bug out bag, wilderness survival gear, and more. It weighs like a smartphone and is about the size of a Ramen noodle packet.


You can use the Hero Poncho as much as you want because it’s made of tear-resistant and quiet materials. Unlike Mylar® or polyester, the Hero Poncho won’t shred if nicked or rattle as you walk.

Roomy Fit

The one-size-fits-all, hooded Hero Poncho is large enough to cover you and your gear, protecting everything from harsh weather conditions. 

Easily Visible Color 

The Hero Poncho has a bright orange color that lets your companions and rescuers see you quickly so you won’t get lost.

How to Use the Hero Poncho 

  1. Take the Hero Poncho out of the bag. Carefully unfold it. 
  2. Slip your head onto the biggest hole, followed by your arms. Slip the Hero Poncho over your head. 
  3. The rest of the poncho should drape over your body. Make sure it covers all of you for maximum heat retention. 
  4. Fold the Hero Poncho after use and put it back in the bag.

When to Use the Hero Poncho 


The Hero Poncho can save your life during these situations:

During Camping

The Hero Poncho keeps you warm while sleeping under the stars. It can also keep you dry during unexpected rain showers or serve as an emergency shelter if your tent gets ruined. 

During Hiking

If you get stranded when hiking, you can use the Hero Poncho as an emergency shelter. You can also use it so rescuers can easily see you when you signal for help. 

During Cold Weather

The Hero Poncho traps your body heat, minimizing the risk of hypothermia in urban settings or the wild. You can also layer it on top of jackets for extra warmth. 


The Hero Poncho reflects 90% of your body heat back to you so you can survive extreme weather conditions. It comes in handy during camping, hiking, or cold weather. 

If you want to make sure that no one’s going to get harmed by extreme weather conditions, you better get the Hero Poncho now! While you’re at it, check out the other survival tools we have in store for you.