Gear List for the L2H 2015

Backpack

Zimmerbuilt QuickStep cuben fiber backpack w/ hipbelt and sternum strap 12 oz (click here to visit Zimmerbuilt)

Pack Liner (Trash Compactor Bag) 2 oz

Shelter

Sea to Summit poncho tarp 8.1 oz (also works as rain gear and pack cover)

Note: There are better options for poncho tarps, this one is cheap. Next time I’d go for a Mountain Laurel Designs poncho tarp. 

Guy Lines-Gossamer Gear EZC 2mm 1 oz

8 titanium tent stakes 2.08 oz

Sleeping

Western Mountaineering Ultralite 20 degree sleeping bag 29 oz

Gossamer Gear polycryo groundsheet medium 1.6 oz

Gossamer Gear NightLight Sleeping Pad torso length 3.3 oz

Total: 3.6 lbs

Eating

Zpacks cuben fiber food sack

lightweight bowl

plastic spoon

Note: I did not cook food on this trip. 

Clothing: Base Layer

Short sleeve cotton shirt

running shorts

2 pair thin socks: Smartwool running sox (these sox are tough!)

hat

sunglasses

Clothing: Insulation

Zpacks micro fleece hat (for Whitney)

fleece gloves (for Whitney)

merino wool thermal shirt (for Whitney)

merino wool leggings (for Whitney)

Western Mountaineering Hooded Flash Down jacket

Footwear

Brooks Cascadias 8

Hygiene/First Aid

Travel size toothbrush/toothpaste

small dropper bottle with Dr. Bronner’s soap

hand sanitizer

ibuprofen

sunscreen

duct tape

SPF chapstick

Other

Maps in ziplock baggie

compass

ID, debit card in ziplock baggie

Bandana

iPhone 5 with Gaia GPS app, wall charger, headphones, Belkin extra battery

Swiss Army knife classic

mini bic lighter

Petzel e-lite headlamp

Want to go light? Check out this article 

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4 thoughts on “Gear List for the L2H 2015”

  1. Does the Gaia GPS app function for you when you have no cell connection? I always carry a phone AND my Garmin because the phone, while showing the track, usually becomes an empty map so it’s useless. I am looking for a safe way to eliminate needing the GPS device.

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