Gear List for Multi-Day Hikes
Mandatory Personal Gear List
(Guest will need to have these items with them the night before the trip to show the guide)
Wool and/or Synthetic Socks
Base Layer Top and bottom – Synthetic wool or Silk –for cold days
Mid-Insulation Layer Top – Pile(Fleece), light synthetic fill or wool sweater/jacket
Hiking Pants – Synthetic multipurpose pants
Weather Layer Top – Gore-Tex or other waterproof breathable material
Weather Layer Pants – Gore-Tex or other waterproof breathable pants
Warm Outer Jacket – Down or Synthetic for cold days
Toque – Wool or Synthetic Hat (ski cap)
Brimmed Cap or Sun Hat
Personal Medicinal Drugs/prescription drugs – pain, cold/flu, antihistamine, anti-inflammatory etc.
Headlamp or Flashlight – spare batteries
Sun and Lip Cream
Water Bottles/camel pack 2 liter min.
Hiking Boots – Must give good ankle support and have previously been worn to assure comfort.
(we recommend you have the following gear, but it is not mandatory for the hike)
Light Wind Shell – Windproof, water resistant layer for high aerobic activity
Gaiters – For wet weather and muddy trails
Shorts or convertible pants (For warm weather hiking)
Extra Clothing – Socks, underwear, top and bottom base layer
Wash kit – Soap, towel(face cloth size), brush, toothbrush, paste.
Insect Repellent – optional but worth it.
Ear plugs – optional
Reading Material – optional
Writing Material – optional
Camp Shoes – light sandals or crocs etc.
Camera – optional
Walking Stick or Ski Poles, recommended but optional
Personal Equipment available for rent
Rental gear is $5/item/day
Pack approx. 60 litre
Sleeping Bag and Liner
Group Camping Equipment (Provided by us)
Tent or Shelter
Cup, bowl, eating utensils
Light Tarp for cooking shelter
Stove and repair kit
Lighter and Matches
Cleaning Scrubby and Soap
Food Hanging Set up
General Repair Kit – To repair packs, tents, clothing, etc.
Saw or Axe if appropriate
Map and Compass
First Aid Kit
Emergency Sac – Nylon tarp or envelop sac to cover group or injured member
Emergency Contact Equipment
* If you need to purchase any personal equipment and have any questions feel free to contact us via email or call us
*We have a meeting prior to the trip departure to ensure everyone has the right equipment and to help with gear packing