hiking gear

Base Weight:  3990 g / 8.80 lbs

Full Pack Weight: 8279 g / 18.25 lbs

Skin Out Weight: 9915 g / 21.86 lbs

Pack, Shelter, and Sleep System (Big 3)


Cook System

Water System

  • Filter | Sawyer Squeeze
  • Dirty Bag | Sawyer Squeeze bag 1 liter (comes with filter)
  • Bottles | 2 Smart/LifeWtr 1 liter bottle

Clothing Worn

Clothing Packed

Other Gear

  • Trekking Poles | Leki Journey Lite
  • Food Bag | Zpacks Large DCF food bag
  • Trash Bag | Gallon Zipper Bag
  • First Aid/Gear Aid kit | Ibuprofen, Leukotape-P, alcohol pads, bandages, salt, DCF tape, small sewing kit, Gorilla tape,
  • Bags | Quart Freezer Bags – qty 2
  • Towel/Rag | PackTowl Nano
  • Cat Hole Shovel | The Prairie Dog (A lot of folks will have the Deuce of Spades. I thought the Prairie Dog was different. I like to be different.)
  • Dooty Kit | TP and homemade hanitizer in small spray bottle (Grandkids call it “hanitizer”.)
  • Hygiene | Bamboo Toothbrush, 2 oz Travel Bottle of Dr Bronner’s Unscented (used as toothpaste and for soap)
  • Knife | Gerber Paraframe Mini
  • Bear Line | emma Kites UHMWPE (Dyneema) Braided Cord 50′ (100′ rolls. I have the other 50′ as “spare”. The rock bag is a random Kensington computer lock cable bag.)
  • Maps | printed 11 x 17 maps of all sections of LSHT in gallon freezer bag
  • Maprika app for Android | I installed Maprika, then downloaded the LSHT maps on it. Worked really well.


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Published On: 2022 May 13

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