MY WALKING WORLD David Preston

Kit List for Backpacking Trips

  

Last updated 28/08/2019

   

The list below contains all of the equipment that I select the gear to be carried and worn, the items in the right hand column contains the equipment that I actually carry on a trip depending on the weather and time of the year

     
 
  Grams     Grams     Grams Wear
Tent MSR Elixir 1 1876 2073 Spare clothes in Alpkit 12L drybag 44g 44 44 CLOTHING Worn    
Poles 541g bag 16g 541   Spare u/pants 45g x 3 135 135 Rab Vapourise winter trousers 412g 412  
Pegs x10 plus 2  plus bag  183   Spare thermal socks 75g 75 75 Walking Trousers Craghoppers 325g 325 y
Footprint 130   Spare walking socks 85g 85 85 Paramo Bentu Jacket 420g 420 y
Fly 624   Ron Hill Track pants (sleep) 232g 232 232 Berghaus s/s T shirt 127 y
Inner 536   Decathalon base layer grey 196 196 Rab Micro fleece 274g 274 y
Tent bag 42   Rohan Tee S/S 169 0 U/pants 55g Belt 150g 205 y
      Beani hat 32g 32 32 Walking Socks 199 199 y
Rubble sack groundsheet 52g   52 Towel 61g 61 61 Baseball Hat Low Alpine 52g blue 52 y
      Rohan base layer long sleeve 191 191 191      
      Soap 61g Razor 4g 65 65 Lumix and case 426 y
Total 2056 2125 T/brush 12g & paste 3g 15 15 Rab Pioneer Cagoule 730g 730  
Sleeping in blue drybag  65 65 Total   1131 Craghoppers zip  Fleece 360 y
Alpkit Cloud Base Mat 434 434 Misc     Meindle Boots 1600g 1600 y
Sleep Bag Lamina 834g/sac 66g 900 900 Avon skin so soft spray 77 0 Walking poles 480g 480 y
MH winter bag 1650g ss119g 1769 0 Tissues 48 48 Rohan shirt 195 y
Helium pillow 170  170 170 Wet wipes 27 27 Rucksack Lowe Alpine Pro 45:55 1620 y
Silk Liner133g Reflix mat 264g 297 297 J cloth 9 g x 2 18 18 Rucksac L/wave 50 1150g. Exped 82g 1150 1150
PHD sleep bag cover 175 175 Tubi grip 21 21 Total   1150
Total   2041 Total   114 Wet weather -yellow bag 58 58
COOKING      ACCESSORIES small bag in lid     Gaiters 257g 257 0
Gas Primus 230 381 381 E Torch 45g 45 45 Rab Drillum Jacket 425 425
Alpkit Ti pot 900 with lid 120g 120 120 Alpkit headtorch 96g 96 96 Paclite waterproof trousers 250 250
Alpkit Kouro stove 124g 124 124 Gizmo headtorch 62g 62 0 Mountain Gloves 146 146
Soap, J cloth 00g blue bowl 50g 50 50 Mini Penknife+whistle 39g 39 39 Lightweight gloves 60 60
2 lighters17g each 34 34 Survival bag 111g 111 111 Mountain Hat 74g buff 41g 115 115
Snapspoon 18g LFH spoon 21g 18 18 Compass micro 32g 32 32 Balaclava 57g 57 57
Alpkit w/shield 119g base 24g 143 143 Tripod 58 58 Rohan Cape 260g 260 0
Mug red 69g 69 69 Map 97g  - 7 Lam sheets 67g 97 97 Crocs 251 251
Alpkit Timug 650   98g 108 0 Map case 70g 70 70 Total   1362
Cooking equip bag 55 55 Total   548 Spare clothing grey drybag 111 0
Alpkit table 433 0 Odds and Sods in Top lid in Rohan blue 66 Silk liner gloves 22g 22 0
Lixada wood burner stove 403g 403 0 Mobile Samsung S7 150g 150 150 NF Gilet 391g Rohan 150 391 150
Total   994 Aquapac phone case 41g 41 41      
Hydration     Sun Cream 100g 100 0 Mittens 141g 141 0
Sawyer F/ter 51g - 2lt dibag 37g 88 88 Sunglasses + case 69g 69 0 Bergaus fleece 304g 304 0
2 ltr platypus  40 40 Head Net 43g 43 43 Montane Prism 420g  420 0
      First aid kit 237g 237 237 Lowe Alpine Turbine Mitts 88 0

3.201

MW 1litre water 26g bag 26 26 Anomemeter 69g 69 69 Total   150
Water to Go Bottle 99 99 Multimat  34 34 Electrics in Rohan Red Cell Bag 34 34
Total   253 Notebook & Pencil 70 70 Ring torch 70g cable 14g 70 0
Misc     Light Trek Umbrella 263g 263 0 Powerbank & lead 273g 273 273
Candle   yes       Headphones 14g 14 14
P bottle 59g 59 59 Lumix Camera carried 326g 0 0 Phone charger & lead 82g 82 82
      Case 60g, extra battery 40g 0 0 Spare specs & cord 66 66
      Total   710 Camera charge lead    
Binocs 283g case 32g 315 0       Rohan white tub for headphones 20 20
Rubble bags 28g x2 56 0       Spare W/Fox phone 148g case 22g 170 148
Total    59

Total equipment weight kg

  11274 Total   637
Grey boxes = yellow box    

Food and water kg

  2000 Total carry wght inc food & water KG 13274
.           All in grams    
 
   

 I have to admit that on my last trip from Aviemore to Blair Atholl for 4 days, I started out with almost 15kg which is rather a lot but I did pack in some extra food which I did not need.

 

 

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