Kilimanjaro Gear List

Kilimanjaro Gear List

If you want to climb Kilimanjaro without any hassle, then packing the gears carefully can give you great success.

The packing list includes the below mentioned things as follows:

If you want to climb Kilimanjaro without any hassle, then packing the gears carefully can give you great success.
The packing list includes the below mentioned things as follows:

A Large Duffel bag (33lb or 16kg) to carry most of your luggage items.
A 15-25L Hiking Pack will be on your shoulders to carry the essentials that you need immediate access to on the trek
Sleeping bag. Ensure your sleeping bag is for cold weather and thicker with more padding has a sleeping bag liner
Ultra lightweight rain covers- To keep your packs and things dry.
Non-disposable water bottles or a camelback- Hydration is important when negotiating high altitudes.
Hiking poles- To balance and leverage on the steep trails
Portable Charger- For charging your smart phones and flashlights Headlamp/Flashlights – Extremely useful and necessary tool when navigating in low visibility
Plastic bags- Your dirty clothes and waste go into it.

Clothing

  • Insulated Jacket
  • Fleece Jacket
  • Rain Jacket
  • Short Sleeve Shirt, moisture-wicking fabric
  • Long Sleeve Shirts, moisture-wicking fabric
  • Hiking Shorts
  • Hiking Pants
  • Fleece Pants
  • Rain Pants, side zip recommended
  • Underwear, moisture-wicking fabric
  • Long Underwear, moisture-wicking fabric
  • Sports Bra (women)

Headwear

  • Wide Brimmed Hat or Cap
  • Warm Hat or Beanie
  • Balaclava or Buff
  • Bandana

Handwear

  • Gloves, thin
  • Gloves, warm, waterproof
  • Footwear
  • Hiking Boots, waterproof
  • Shoelaces, extra
  • Hiking Socks
  • Foot and hand warmers

Personal Care Recommendations

  • Sunglasses, full coverage
  • Sunscreen, SPF 30 or higher
  • Lip Balm, SPF 30 or higher
  • Insect Repellent, containing DEET
  • Body and face wipes
  • Toothbrush/Tooth Paste
  • Toilet Paper, full roll
  • Hand Sanitizer
  • Energy bars or energy drink supplements

Medications- Diamox, Antibiotics for gastrointestinal infections, anti-malaria, painkillers and your regular medications water purification drops, band-aids, antibiotic creams

Tailor Made Tour