Postholer.Com Login   Journals   Maps   Data Books   Planner   Snow   GearBuilder

teamteppen - Lucky Larry's hop along the PCT

Journal for my Pacific Crest Trail hike in 2009 Create/edit gear list

The Big 3 (or 4)
# Item Name Description Price Weight
oz/g
Running
Price
Running
Weight
1 Golite 20 degree Ultra quilt - (loved it!) 180.00 0.0 180.00 0.00lbs
2 Golite Jam II - not much modifying - (simple and tough, I'd use it again) 65.00 0.0 245.00 0.00lbs
3 Golite Poncho/tarp - (adequate protection, so light and SO cheap, made me a poncho fan) 40.00 0.0 285.00 0.00lbs
4 Oware Vapr Bivy - (used EVERY night,still looks new,and it was priced right) 95.00 0.0 380.00 0.00lbs
5 Wal-Mart blue closed-cell foam pad - (used for entire trail, why pay so much money for a Z-Rest? Foam, to some extent, is simply 5.00 0.0 385.00 0.00lbs
Clothing -- typically carried
# Item Name Description Price Weight
oz/g
Running
Price
Running
Weight
6 Mont-Bell down jacket - (made a good pillow too) 0.00 0.0 0.00 0.00lbs
7 long-sleeve Duofold thermal shirt - (anything will do) 0.00 0.0 0.00 0.00lbs
8 North-Face nylon pants - (just pants) 0.00 0.0 0.00 0.00lbs
9 ankle-length nylon athletic socks - (dried fast) 0.00 0.0 0.00 0.00lbs
10 2 bandanas - (tons of uses, they dry fast... I consider them a necessity) 0.00 0.0 0.00 0.00lbs
Other
# Item Name Description Price Weight
oz/g
Running
Price
Running
Weight
11 Camera & charger 0.00 0.0 0.00 0.00lbs
12 Emergency kit - compass (never used it), tiny tube of superglue, p38 can-opener, sewing needle 0.00 0.0 0.00 0.00lbs
13 cell phone(pocket 'puter) & charger 0.00 0.0 0.00 0.00lbs
14 photon L.E.D (Photon would have worked fine for entire trail, but I ditched it in Ashland for a small Black Diamond headlamp mor 0.00 0.0 0.00 0.00lbs
15 Guidebook Pages - photocopied, and I used the backside as journal pages that would coincide with where I was on the trail. 0.00 0.0 0.00 0.00lbs
16 sunglasses & micro-fiber bag 0.00 0.0 0.00 0.00lbs
17 toiletries - chopped toothbrush, small tube o' toothpaste, Swiss Army "Classic", dropper of chaffe cream, dropper of sunscreen, 0.00 0.0 0.00 0.00lbs
18 4 lengths of orange cord bought from Z-Packs. 2 @ 18" and 2 @ 36". Used to set up tarp and to fish with. 0.00 0.0 0.00 0.00lbs
19 mini-bic lighter 0.00 0.0 0.00 0.00lbs
20 A large zip-lock 0.00 0.0 0.00 0.00lbs
21 Magazine article or two - ripped out of a random magazine to provide some reading entertainment without adding much weight. 0.00 0.0 0.00 0.00lbs
22 home-made Cuben-fiber shower (major comfort item - weighed less than an ounce and a half and allowed a 5 minute, heavenly shower 0.00 0.0 0.00 0.00lbs
23 2 safety pins - (for drying socks and bandanas on outside of pack) 0.00 0.0 0.00 0.00lbs
24 Plastic Spork - Lightmyfire brand (these might break, but they sell them everywhere nowadays, and they're cheap) 0.00 0.0 0.00 0.00lbs
clothing- typically worn
# Item Name Description Price Weight
oz/g
Running
Price
Running
Weight
25 Visor 0.00 0.0 0.00 0.00lbs
26 short-sleeve Patagonia button-down shirt 0.00 0.0 0.00 0.00lbs
27 Patagonia baggie shorts - light rip-stop kind 0.00 0.0 0.00 0.00lbs
28 Ankle-length nylon athletic socks 0.00 0.0 0.00 0.00lbs
29 Trail runners - used Solomon for the first 2/3's of the trail, used Mizunos after my feet widened too much for the Solomons. I p 0.00 0.0 0.00 0.00lbs

Totals:

385.00

0.00
lbs

All my gear lists: Lucky Larry's hop along the PCT

  Printed Maps :: Google Maps :: Journals :: Trail Planners :: Data Books :: Gear Lists :: Snow :: Elevation Profiles  

Postholer.Com © 2005-2018 - Sitemap - W3C