Equipment to Pack

Equipment for a Summer trekking adventure

 

Here is a list of items we suggest you to bring for a Summer trekking adventure with us. You can personalize this list. Do not forget that some important items aren't listed because we provide (sleeping pads, hiking poles, camp stoves and fuel, cooking sets, gourds...)

1 rucksack

1 rucksack

Around 60 liters capacity. Can be rented too.

1 dry sack

1 dry sack

To keep your rucksack dry in case of bad weather.

1 sleeping bag + liner

1 sleeping bag + liner

Comfort temperature around <+7°C - 0°C>

1 pair of hiking shoes

1 pair of hiking shoes

Waterproof (Gore-Tex)

3 pairs of hiking socks

3 pairs of hiking socks

1 pair of sandals or flip-flops

1 pair of sandals or flip-flops

Could be used to cross rivers too.

1 pair of cotton socks

1 pair of cotton socks

Preferably warm.

3 t-shirts quick dry

3 t-shirts quick dry

1 long sleeved shirt

1 long sleeved shirt

1 thin windbreaker waterproof jacket

1 thin windbreaker waterproof jacket

1 polar fleece jacket

1 polar fleece jacket

1 pair of trekking pants

1 pair of trekking pants

1 pair of hiking shorts

1 pair of hiking shorts

1 pair of pajama's

1 pair of pajama's

Underwears

Underwears

You decide the number. They must be comfortable and suitable for physical exercise.

1 head net hat

1 head net hat

Mosquitoes are not a legend. Be equipped.

1 pair of sunglasses

1 pair of sunglasses

1 pair of eyes blinder

1 pair of eyes blinder

Summer nights in Scandinavia are not dark or are very short. Can be disturbing for some people.

Eco-friendly hygiene products

Eco-friendly hygiene products

Small quantities in small bottles (soap, shampoo, toothpaste...)

Multi-use knife

Multi-use knife

Water-purifying tablets

Water-purifying tablets

Most of the time we find pure water in Scandinavia. But just in case it's always nice to bring few tablets.

Mosquitoes repellent

Mosquitoes repellent

You can have your own. We can provide as well. Your choice.

Equipment for a Winter trekking adventure

 

Here is a list of items we suggest you to bring for a Winter trekking adventure with us. You can personalize this list. Do not forget that some important items aren't listed because we provide (sleeping pads, hiking poles, camp stoves and fuel, cooking sets, gourds...)

1 rucksack

1 rucksack

Around 60 liters capacity. Can be rented too.

1 dry sack

1 dry sack

To keep your stuff inside the rucksack dry.

1 sleeping bag low temperatures

1 sleeping bag low temperatures

Must be very warm even though we sleep over in log cabins. Comfort temperature below 0°C.

1 pair of snow gloves

1 pair of snow gloves

Must keep your hands warm while it may be -30°C outside.

1 pair of after-day gloves

1 pair of after-day gloves

To keep your hands a bit warm as you have to do multiple tasks.

1 hat

1 hat

Must cover your ears

1 balaclava

1 balaclava

To keep your head warm in case of strong winds and snow storms.

2 thermal underwears (top)

2 thermal underwears (top)

2 thermal underwears (bottom)

2 thermal underwears (bottom)

2 long sleeved t-shirts

2 long sleeved t-shirts

Underwears

Underwears

You decide the number. Must be comfortable and suitable to physical exercise.

1 pair of pajama's

1 pair of pajama's

1 pair of trekking pants

1 pair of trekking pants

Warm and waterproof in case you don't need to wear your ski pants in a good day.

1 polar fleece jacket

1 polar fleece jacket

1 Winter jacket

1 Winter jacket

Thick windbreaker, waterproof, easy movements.

1 pair of skiing pants

1 pair of skiing pants

In case of strong winds, deep snow and very low temperatures which is easily the case in Lapland in Winter.

1 pair of snow backpacking shoes

1 pair of snow backpacking shoes

Gore-Tex AND warm inside. Some Winter boots are even better if they are suitable to trekking.

4 pairs of warm hiking socks

4 pairs of warm hiking socks

2 pairs of after-day warm socks

2 pairs of after-day warm socks

Lip Balm

Lip Balm

1 head lamp

1 head lamp

Winter nights in Scandinavia are very long and darkness can be almost permanent in December.

1 pair of sunglasses

1 pair of sunglasses

Eco-friendly hygiene products

Eco-friendly hygiene products

In small contents and containers

Multi-use knife

Multi-use knife