spring trim

26/06/2013

[27 lbs w/ 4 days food + 1 L water]

Pack

Backpack  Granite Gear Crown VC 60 (Reg) w/line-loc lid

Stuff Sacks  6 assorted sizes [MEC Pakrat & Hyperlite Mountain Gear]

Pack liner  Trash compactor bag

Pack cover  Sea to Summit Silnylon Medium in forest green

Food sacs  zip locks & Sea to Summit 12 L compression

Laundry  Scrubba portable washing machine (doubles as bearbag & water tote)

Sleeping

Summer Bag  Montbell UL downhugger thermal sheet 10 C (Reg)

Pad  Therm-a-rest prolite (S)

Bag liner  Sea to Summit silk liner

Shelter

Tent  Big Agness Fly Creek UL 1 with fly

Stakes  8 Big Agness aluminum + 2 Vargo titanium sheppard hooks

Worn clothing

Shorts  Ex-officio stretch

Shirt  Patagonia Cap 1 tank & short sleeve

Base bottom Nike drift combat core leggins

Underwear  Icebreaker bodyfit 150 boxer brief & Ex-officio Give n Go boxers

Headwear :  Trucker hat & Bandana

Socks  Icebreaker inners, Injini Toe socks, Darn Tough hikers

Footwear  Keen Alamosa mids, Teva sandles

In soles  Sole

Shells & Insulation

Rain  Marmot Precip jacket and pants

Gloves  MEC biking gloves

Gaiters  MEC long Gore-Tex gaiters

Jacket  Patagonia down shirt

Headwear  Golite toque

Consumables (1.5 Lb/per day)

Breakfast  assortment of hot chocolate + carnation milk + expresso mix, pop tarts, cliff bars, assorted chocolate bars

Lunch  chocolate and granola bars, M&Ms, trail mix, dried fruit, Salami

Dinner  Ramen noodles, Lipton sides, Knorr soups, chunk tuna/chicken, jerky

Tortillas, stovetop stuffing, mountain house pouches (once a month), summer sausage, dehydrated vegetables, soup mixes, Garlic cloves

Kitchen

Vargo Triad stove + windscreen + beer bottle cap primer tray

16 oz nalgene bottle for alcohol

Utensils  Sea to Summit Long spoon

Cup  Campbell’s soup-at-hand container

Survival

Knife  3 inch folding knife

Rope  Exped Deema 50 ft, 240 kg Test, reflective

Light  Princeton Tec

Fire  Vargo titanium flint + small lighter + fuel tabs

Hydration

1 l Smart water bottle & 0.5 L Aquamira DipNGo filter bottle

Purification   Aquamira

Luxury, Electronics & Navigation

GPS  SPOT 2 GPS tracker (SOS calls & update family with I’m ok check-ins)

Compass  on smartphone w/ DSL enhancer app

Camera  Samsung S3 with Otterbox ultimate (w/ AT shelter weather app)

Battery pack  Techgir LIV (doubles as emergency flash light/ light reflector)

Trekking Poles  Leki Makalu Trail (doubles as clothing line, emergency shelter poles)

Books  AWOL’s AT guide, Gibran’s Prophet + 1 paperback + Journal & pen

Misc  Farewell card from friends

First aid & hygiene

First aid kit  Moleskin, ibuprofen, pain-relief creams, Band-Aids, small scissors

Tweezers, 1 oz. liquid surgical soap, small gauze roll, small scrubbing pad, sewing needle, 10 ft duct tape, 1 oz hand sanitizer

Toiletries  Small toothbrush & paste + dental floss (doubles as repair thread)

Toilet paper x1 field stripped, wet wipes, small plastic squeeze bottle

Pack towel  Scrubba compact travel towel (doubles as bandana and scarf)

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My full pack at mile 600: 32 lbs with 4 days of food + 1 L water

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