Equipment Checklist

Check list for Day Walk

  • Day Pack: Of adequate size and comfortable fit
  • Fluid: An amount sufficient to last at least the duration of the walk (as a guide, one litre for each 10km of the walk)
  • Food: Lunch plus high energy snacks plus some reserve.
  • Wet weather gear: Waterproof coat and over trousers
  • Woollen Jumper (if not being worn)
  • Attire: Sturdy boots, woollen socks (2 pair), Jumpers as required, Shorts or trousers (No denim), Long sleeved shirt with collar, Hat with brim, Sunglasses
  • Other Personal Items: Sunscreen, Sunglasses, Toilet paper and Personal medication.
  • Petrol money: As advised by the Walk Leader.


Check List for Alpine Day Walk

  • Day Pack: Of adequate size and comfortable fit
  • Fluid: An amount sufficient to last at least the duration of the walk (as a guide, one litre for each 10km of the walk)
  • Food: Lunch plus high energy snacks plus some reserve.
  • Wet weather gear: waterproof coat and over trousers
  • Extra tracksuit (top and trousers) or similar
  • Woollen Jumper (if not being worn)
  • Balaclava or beanie plus woollen gloves or mitts
  • Spare socks
  • Thermals: underwear, gloves and socks or similar if you have them
  • Attire: sturdy boots, woollen socks (2 pair), Jumpers as required, Shorts or trousers (No denim), Long sleeved shirt with collar, Hat with brim, Sunglasses
  • Other Personal Items: Sunscreen, Sunglasses, Toilet paper and Personal medication.
  • Optionals Extras: Light-weight water proof shell and a towel.
  • Petrol Money: As advised by the Walk Leader.

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