backpacking gear checklist
Backpacking Equipment Checklist

Shelter & Sleeping

Packing

  Tent, poles, stakes   Sleeping bag   Backpack   Lash cord/straps
  Ground cloth   Sleep bag liner   Rain cover   Garbage bags
  Tarp, poncho   Sleeping pad   Daypack, hipsac   Ziploc Freezer bags
  Bivy sack   Sit pad   Stuff sacks  
       

Clothing

  Boots, shoes   Socks & xtras   Liner socks,xtras   GTX socks
  Low gaitors   High gaitors   Overboots   Booties, mukluks
  Camp shoes   Lightwt.underwear   Midwt.underwear   Exped.underwear
  Fleece liner gloves   GTX gloves/mitts   Baseball cap   Windbloc cap
  Windbloc ear cover   Windbloc balaclava   Nylon wind vest   Fleece/down vest
  Fleece/down jacket   Long-sleeve shirt   Fleece pants   Down pants
  Rain poncho   Wind/rain jacket   Wind/rain pants   Nylon windbreaker
  Hiking shorts   Swimming shorts    
       

Cooking & Food

Essentials

   Cooking:   Food:   Navigation:   Other:
  Cook pot   Tea,coffee,cocoa   Compass   First-Aid kit
  Utensils   Electrolytes   Maps   Prescriptn medicine
  Insulated cup   Breakfast   Glasses/contacts   Waterprf matches
  Stove & fuel   Lunch/snacks   Paper, pencil   Firestarter
  Piezo igniter   Dinners   Headlamp   Sun glasses/goggles
  Matches/lighter   Condiments/herbs   Small flashlight   Sun block/lip balm
  Water filter   Vitamins   Extra batteries   Bug protection
  Iodine   Emergency food   GPS unit   Space blanket/bag
  Water containers     Altimeter   Plastic whistle
  Water bottle jacket     Guide book/notes   Signal mirror
  Bear bag       Knife
       

Snow & Ice

Miscellaneous

  Ice Axe   Duct Tape   Pack towel   Toothbrush/powdr
  Snow shoes   Parachute cord   Bandana   Fishing Gear
  Snow poles   Sewing kit   SlingLight Chair   Candle/oil lantern
  Crampons   Repair kits   Toilet paper   Soap
  Snow shovel   Rubber bands   Reading material   Cards, games
  Avalanche beacon   Camera,film,tripod   Binocs,monocular   Walking stick
  Snow wands   Clock, watch     Hiking Poles
  Handwarmers      

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