Backpacking Checklist!

This checklist was provided by Raymond, so give him a big "thank you" next time you see him!


Hiking - Backpacking - Camping Inventory List

The Basics

* backpack * sleeping bag * tent/tarp/hammock * sleeping pad * pack cover/trash bag liner


Eating and Drinking

* water - at least 2 liters * water filter/purification * stove & fuel * cook kit * matches or lighter * insulated mugs * bowl & spoon

Clothing

* hiking boots/shoes * camp shoes * 2 pair socks/liners * convertible pants * 1 pair shorts * underwear * 1 T-shirt * rain jacket & pants * jacket or sweater * long john bottoms * long john top * hat/cap * liner gloves * gloves/mittens * hankerchief/bandanna * swimsuit/shorts * Buff

Accessories

* cell phone * compass * maps & guidebook * flashlight & batteries * knife * toilet paper in bag * Kleenex tissues * zip-lock bags * trash bags * camp soap * shampoo * waterless hand sanitizer * lip balm * toothbrush/toothpaste * first aid kit * pack rain cover/garbage bag cord/rope/string * thermometer

Optional Items

* radio/iPod * walkie talkies * walking sticks * baseball cap * sunglasses * extra shirt/vest/top * comb/brush * journal & pen * camera & batteries * Tyvek/ground cloth * tape * Gold Bond powder * insect repellent * suntan lotion * binoculars/monocular * tweezers/magnifying glass * needle & thread * bow saw * wet wipes

Special Considerations

* feminine products * contact lens/glasses * camping/fire permits


Food

* beef jerky * chocolate/M&Ms * pretzel/sesame sticks * bread & cheese * power/granola bars * Gatorade/water flavoring * coffee/tea/hot chocolate * Kool-Aid * summer sausage * tortillas * sugar/honey * mayo/mustard/etc * Instant Breakfast * Nido instant milk * eggs * Instant tomato soup * Instant pudding * MH Lasagna w Meat Sauce * RealLemon/TruLemon * bagels/English muffins * juice

Table of Contents

Page title Most recent update Last edited by
Safety - The Ten Essentials - Death January 14, 2013 2:13 PM Raymond M.
Backpacking Checklist! February 5, 2011 8:10 AM Raymond M.
About Nashville Backpacker Meetup January 1, 2009 10:37 PM Frank C.

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