Winter Camp Packing List
Post date: Jan 10, 2014 3:13:40 AM
WINTER CAMPING EQUIPMENT AND CLOTHING LIST
Backpack - large enough to carry your gear, no hockey or gym bags (Line it with a plastic garbage or leaf bag to keep contents dry)
Warm winter jacket –waterproof (skiing/boarding jacket)
Snow pants – waterproof
Two pair pants – non-cotton, no jeans. Fleece ideal.
Fleece or wool sweatshirt
Long sleeve shirt – non-cotton, wool or synthetic
Long underwear (optional)
Two extra sets of underwear
Winter boots – sturdy with rubber soles are best
Warm socks – ski socks best
Liner socks – non-cotton (optional)
Winter gloves or mittens –waterproof- a couple of pairs
helmet for tubing (Ski, hockey or bicycle style is recommended) -should be left in car and picked up on Saturday before tubing (helmets are not needed at the cabin)
Toque or winter hat (ideally one for outside one for inside)
Warm sleeping wear
Slippers, crocs, or moccasins to wear insider cabin (or clean runners)
Flashlight or headlamp with extra batteries
Mess-kit – bowl, plate, cup, spoon, knife, fork – plastic is best
Mess kit bag – net bag or other to keep items together
Toiletries – toothbrush, toothpaste, floss, soap, hand towel etc.
Water bottle – one litre approx.
Foam sleeping pad or therm-a-rest
Note pad and pen in a plastic bag
Extra plastic bag(s) for wet clothing
please label all of your items with your full name
All items need to fit into your backpack – we are hiking in
Bring playing cards, pocket size chess sets etc. but no board
No pocket knives
No electronic games or music players!