Himalayas Trekking Equipment Checklist

Himalayas Trekking Equipment Checklist

 

The following basic equipments checklist should help you with your packing before you traveling. Please remember that you should always try to keep the weight of your equipments to a minimum while you are in the Trekking. At the start of the trek your packed trek bag should weigh not more than 20 kg.

 

  1. Sunglasses with UV protection
  2. Sun hat / scarf
  3. Light balaclava or warm fleece hat
  4. T-shirts
  5. Light and expedition weight thermal tops
  6. Fleece jacket or pullover
  7. Fleece Wind-Stopper jacket (optional)
  8. Waterproof (preferably breathable fabric) shell jacket
  9. Down jacket
  10. Heavyweight gloves or mittens with a waterproof shell outer
  11. Water bottle
  12. Underwear’s
  13. Hiking shorts
  14. Lightweight cotton long pants
  15. Fleece or wool pants
  16. Waterproof (preferably breathable fabric) shell pants
  17. Thin, lightweight inner socks
  18. Thick, warm wool hiking socks
  19. Hiking boots with spare laces
  20. Camp shoes (sneakers and/or sandals)
  21. Gaiters for hiking in winter to the base camp
  22. Sleeping bag rated to zero degrees
  23. Headlamp with spare bulbs and batteries
  24. Basic First Aid Kit (see Health and Medicinal)
  25. Daypack (approximately 2500 to 3000 cubic inches)
  26. Toiletries
  27. Small wash towel