what to bring

  • comfortable hiking boots/shoes ( must be closed toe)

  • rain gear

  • sun glasses

  • sun screen

  • bug repellent

  • appropriate clothing for weather and duration of trips ( wool, synthetic materials avoid cotton)

  • hiking socks ( merino wool, highly recommended)

  • base layers ( wool & synthetic materials, avoid cotton)

  • toiletries ( bio-degradable)

  • any medication you take

  • backpack

  • 2 - 3 water bottles ( wide mouth recommended)

  • sleeping bag

  • sleeping pad

  • pillow

  • camera

  • flashlight/ headlamp

  • compass