IMPORTANT TREKKING EQUIPMENT LIST
In our fully supported wilderness treks we provide the following equipment: tents, sleeping mats, excellent food, extensive first aid kit, toilet paper, private transport to and from the trek, conservation fees, trek permit, and other goodies.
SUGGESTED TREKKING EQUIPMENT LIST
1 Pair of hiking boots
1 Medium size backpack 65 litre +
1 Day pack 30 litre +
1 Sleeping bag (-10 C) Please Note: We supply most of our treks with warm sleeping bags for your comfort.
1 Down Jacket & Gore tex Jacket
1 Light wind & water proof jacket
1 Inner sleeping sheet
2 Long sleeve T-shirts
2 Water bottle
1 set of thermal base layers OR 2 sets if travelling in the colder months of winter
1 Pair sport shoes or sandals
2 Pairs light weight trousers
1 Pair shorts
1 Fleece / warm sweater
2 Pairs light socks
4 Pairs heavy wool socks (merino wool is great)
1 Sweatshirt / light sweater
1 Torch & spare batteries
1 Medium size towel
1 Washing kit including washing powder, small clothesline and pegs, insect repellents etc. & personal toiletries
Swiss army type knife
Toilet paper, biodegradable soap/shampoo
Underwear (including thermals)
Warm hat/ gloves
Sunglasses, sun hat and sun cream
Spare plastic bags for wrapping clothes
You should be satisfied that your cold weather clothing will keep you comfortable down to -10 degree Celsius. Most of the items mentioned above can easily & cheaply be hired either in Kathmandu or in Pokhara (if you are travelling to the Annapurna Region). Similarly Namche Bazaar also has similar options.
Don’t hesitate to contact us with any questions you may have.