Cumberland Island March Backpacking Trip Pack List

Personal Gear

As much non-cotton as possible (nylon, fleece, wool, silk are all preferable)

  • Backpack (lined with garbage bag)

  • Comfortable hiking boots/shoes

  • 2+ pairs underwear

  • 2-3 pairs of non-cotton hiking socks 

  • 1 long underwear top not cotton

  • 1 long underwear bottom not cotton

  • 1 pair shorts or long pants 

  • 2+ T-shirts

  • 1 fleece or wool sweater

  • 1 lightweight wool/fleece hat

  • Basic toiletries (toothbrush, etc.)

  • Sleeping bag (w/ waterproof bag & stuffsack)

  • Sleeping pad

  • Rain gear, jacket and pants

  • Mess kit- bowl, cup and spoon/fork

  • Two one-liter water bottles 

  • Headlamp 

  • Sun hat

  • Pocket knife

  • Bandana

  • Headnet

  • Bathing suit

  • Sunblock/sunglasses

  • Tent

Optional

  • liner socks

  • camp shoes or sandals

  • journal

  • paper/pen/book

  • pack towel

  • chapstick

  • battery pack for phone charging

  • personal trowel/TP

  • personal first aid

  • personal food and morning beverage

 

Group Gear (we will supply)

  • food storage bag

  • p-cord

  • water treatment

  • first aid

  • cookstove/fuel

  • firemaking

  • cookware

  • trowel