Quick Gear List


Basic

❏     Pack + Pack liner/drybags

❏     Raincoat

❏     Headtorch + spare batteries

❏     Boots + socks

❏     Gaiters for rough terrain and snow only**

❏     Shorts + teeshirt not cotton

❏     Fleece/wool jumper not cotton

❏     Thermal top and bottom

❏     Warm hat, gloves and neck gaiter

❏     Sunhat + sunscreen

❏     1L+ water bottle

❏     Map + compass**

❏     Personal first aid kit

❏     Toilet paper + hand sanitizer


Overnight

Basic + Overnight

❏     Sleeping bag

❏     Sleeping mat*

❏     Hut clothes optional

❏     Toothbrush + toiletries

❏     Bowl, mug and cutlery

❏     Billy*

❏     Cooker* + lighter/matches

❏     Hut tickets/backcountry hut pass


Camping

Basic + Overnight + Camping

❏     Tent*/Fly + groundsheet*


Alpine

Basic + Overnight + Alpine

❏     Overtrousers

❏     Sunglasses

❏     Alpine boots ¾ shank minimum

❏     Crampons*

❏     Iceaxe*

❏     Climbing helmet*


Climbing

❏     Harness with safety

❏     Climbing Shoes

❏     Belay device


*VUWTC can provide this item if required

** Check with your leader if these are required