Here are a few items to bring to stay safe on your next hike!
MAKE A LIST
Customize your gear list based on your hiking plan. Here's an example!
The most important piece of gear because it'll carry all your items.
A 10-20 liter backpack will fit all of the essentials for a day hike!
Always check the weather and pack extra layers depending on rain and temperature changes.
What to Wear
The rule of thumb is to bring 3 liters of water per day. Check if there are available water stations on your hiking route!
It’s important to bring nutrients while you’re hiking! You need to refuel from the exertion.
FIRST AID KIT
It’s important to prepare for potential injuries! There are several basic first-aid kits available.
GPS OR SAFETY DEVICE
If you’re planning on hiking in unfamiliar places, it’s a good idea to bring a GPS or safety device
MAP & PERMITS
Similar to a GPS device, if you’re hiking on unfamiliar territory, consider a map. Apply for necessary hiking permits as well.