Troop 31 Kauai Backpacking Trip Checklist

Carrying:

Backpack Internal or external frame, with hip belt

Cover (Large garbage bag?)

Big duffel bag (Or other cover for airplane; put the whole backpack in it!)

 

Sleeping:

Sleeping bag (liner for Kauai)

Sleeping pad (Thermarest or closed-cell)

 

Clothing:

Cotton T-shirts

Shorts

Hiking boots

Liner socks

Outer socks

Sandals/AquaSocks

Hat for sun

Mosquito net (optional)

Raingear/Poncho

Swimming gear

Windbreaker

 

Eating:

Cup

Bowl or plate

Knife/Fork/Spoon

22oz Fuel Bottle, empty (fuel added in Kauai)

 

Other:

Flashlight w/ extra batteries

Sunglasses

Insect repellent

Parachute cord

Orange Shovel (for cat holes)

Toilet kit (Toothbrush/toothpaste, TP, etc.)

 

Ten Essentials:

Map & Compass

Whistle

Matches

Sunscreen

Personal first aid kit

Pocketknife

Firestarter

Space blanket

Water bottle (full)

Extra food

 

Optional Extras:

Earplugs

Spices/flavors for food

Reading material

Binoculars

Hiking stick/pole(s)

Paper/pencil/pen

Lip balm

Stuff sack(s) for clothing and other items

 

Shared:

Tent w/ groundcloth or footprint

Stove

Cooking pots

Water Filter

First Aid Kit

Repair/Sewing kit

 

Please send suggestions for additions to bill@billgascoyne.name