Bike Multi-tool (including chainbreaker and tyre levers)
Leatherman type multi-tool (must include pliers)
Mini pump and puncture repair kit.
Couple of cable ties.
Duct Tape (wrapped around pump)
Space blanket (stuffed behind hydoback bladder)
One of those small packets of tissues.
Couple of moist wipes (nicked out of KFC)
Going out just after new years on an all day XC ride, nothing extreme, but want to know what you guys would take.
If you are starting from somewhere public (eg. a pub carpark), perhaps make yourselves know to the landlord. Say what you are doing. Where you are going. What time you expect to be back at. And, what time you should be back no later than.