Equipment list

EXPEDITION EQUIPMENT CHECKLIST

PERSONAL EQUIPMENT

_ Mobile phone or watch

_ Torch

_ Personal 1st Aid kit

_ Matches/Lighter

_ Emergency contact numbers

_ Walking boots or running shoes (no canvas shoes)

_ Walking socks x 2 pairs

_ T-shirt x2

_ Shorts x2

_ Fleece top or jumper

_ Tracksuit pants/trousers (no jeans)

_ Underwear x2

_ Rain jacket

_ Sunhat/Sunblock

_ Swimming togs/small towel

_ Packed lunch x2 (Day 1 and 2)

_ Drinks

_ Bottle/snacks

PERSONAL EQUIPMENT

_ Backpack

_ Waterproof pack liner

(from Macpac, or sturdy large black rubbish bag)

_ Sleeping bag

_ Sleeping mat

_ Knife, fork spoon

_ Plate, bowl, mug

_ Pocket knife

_ Toothbrush, toothpaste

_ Toilet paper

_ Camera (optional)

_ Medication

GROUP EQUIPMENT

_ Tents

_ Map and compass

_ Stoves and fuel

_ Pot set

_ Group cooking pots /frying pan

_ Soap pads or abrasive sponge

_ Washing up liquid

_ Tea towels

_ Food for evening meal/breakfast

_ Rubbish bags

Items in orange can be hired from Auckland Backpacks and Beyond

You can also look here for other suppliers