My Kit List

It is essential that your have the correct kit before entering the hills or mountains.  Here is a list of essentials you should pack into your rucksack for our adventure.  If you have any difficulties acquiring the necessary equipment please get in touch and we can help you get sorted.  We will do a kit check before beginning the trip.

Clothing

  • waterproof jacket
  • waterproof trousers
  • sturdy waterproof hiking boots (above the ankle)
  • base layer (not cotton)
  • mid layer
  • warm fleece/jumper/down jacket
  • comfortable trousers (not denim)
  • spare warm layers
  • walking socks (and spares!)
  • hat
  • gloves

Sleeping

  • warm 3 season sleeping bag
  • sleeping bag liner (not essential but good for extra warmth and keeping your bag clean)

Other

  • large rucksack (60L) - when packing please leave space in your bag for the kit we provide you with.
  • water bottle (>=1L)
  • head torch
  • sun glasses and sun hat/cap
  • sun cream
  • toothbrush and toothpaste (and any other necessary toiletries)
  • Useful but not essential: walking pole, small flask, travel towel, watch, pen knife