A highly subjective list of the items you may need in a simple camping trip.
- This is not necessary or sufficient list. Used for self-examination, to avoid forgetting even basic items.
- Some items are optional for the weather or time of year.
- It was written for myself and will likely not take into account your personal preferences. However, corrections and additions are strongly welcomed.
- English is not my native language. But I'll try.
What will help you get to where you need. And back.
- paper map
- walkie talkie
What will help in the dark.
- flashlight (headlamp, hand-held)
- lamp (led, gas)
- chemical light source
- any ID (laminated copy)
- medical insurance
- certificates for knives
- permits and passes
- namecard in a backpack
- stash separated from a wallet
What will give you to move on.
- tent (hammock)
- sleeping pad
- sleeping bag
- gas stove
- axe (saw)
- fire ignitions (lighter, vacuum-packed matches, tinder / birch, plexiglass)
- bowler (cook pot)
- metal cable / campfire tripod
What gives energy.
- nuts + dried fruits
- tea brew (tea bags, large leaf)
- change of socks
- change of underpants
- mosquito hat
- warm sweater with neck (comes in handy even in the summer)
- headgear (bandana, Panama, shemagh)
- camp slippers
- swimming suit
- adhesive plaster (bactericidal, patches)
- sterile cotton wool
- elastic bandage
- iodine solution (alcohol, water)
- cream (baby, protective, moisturizing)
- local warming ointment
- remedy for corns
- теймурова паста
- pills (Супрастин, Драмина)
- localized ointment (Фенистил)
- painkillers (Цитрамон, Нимесулид, Ибупрофен, Дротаверин)
- rehydration (Регидрон)
- healing remedies (Пантенол, клей БФ)
- remedies for diarrhea (Лоперамид, Денол)
What doesn't fit in any other category
- waterproof cover for backpack
- warmers (catalytic, chemical)
- gloves (working, wastable)
- sitting pad
- knife (swissarmy, hiking, wastable, potato peeler)
- yarn and needles
- ПРСТ (СЛГ)
- toothbrush, toothpaste
- toilet paper
- wet wipes
- trash bags
- writing items (pen, pencil)
- entertainment (harmonica, guitar, ukulele, etc.)
- mirror (tiny and unbreakable)
What would be nice to do in advance.
- charge all rechargeable batteries
- replace non rechargeable batteries
- sharpen kinves
- check out the tent
- clean the pots
- cash out
- review the route
- inform about the route to relatives or friends
- distribute common equipment
*No. Don't do it *
- Do not take with you:
- any glass
- Do not wear a new (unworn) shoes