Equipment & Clothing

  • 3-4 pair of synthetic underwear
  • 3 pair Hiking socks

Hiking Boots:

  • For Women
  • For Men

Base layer:

  • 1 pair long underwear
  • 1 top layer
  • 3-4 pair of synthetic underwear

Mid layer:

  • Fleece jacket, light puffy
  • Hiking pants
  • Rain/Wind shell parka
  • Hard shell rain/wind pants
  • Warm Down Puffy Parka
  • Hiking shorts
  • Short sleeve hiking shirts
  • 2 pair Gloves –
    • I pair light hiking gloves
    • 1 pair warm ski gloves
  • Hats: Fleece or warm wool
  • Baseball hat
  • Buff
  • Headlamps (2) with extra batteries
  • Water bottle
  • Hydraulic water system
  • Water treatment tablets
  • Small pocket knife
  • Wet wipes 2 packs
  • Wrist watch

Eye glasses: bring 2 pair

  • Glacier glasses
  • Sun screen
  • Lip balm

Other personal items:  Hand sanitizer – 2-3 bottles, ibuprofen, Imodium, Pepto bismol, Band-Aids, small camp towel, soap, shampoo, throat lozenges

Large Daypack which will enable you to stuff and carry the following: your warm puffy, trekking poles, an insulating layer, wind and rain hardshell, gloves, food, H20.  For example: For women:

Please consult your doctor regarding the following immunizations:

  • Hepatitis A and B
  • Cholera
  • Typhoid
  • Rabies
  • Tetanus-Diphtheria
  • Polio
  • MMR