Coleman stainless steel saucepan and fry pan, Coleman Exponent multi-fuel stove, mug, spatula, spoon, knife, small cutting board, olive oil, salt, spices, assorted durable/packable/boilable foods (instant coffee, pasta, rice, oatmeal).

Soap, dishrag, collapsible bowl for washing up.


Katadyn water filter , small bottle of water purification tablets


Tent:  Kelty Gunnison 2, two entrances with somewhat roomy vestibules

Sleeping bag: Wiggys Ultra Light

Sleeping pad: Big Agnes Air Core

Additional shelter: Noah Tarp 9′ x 9′ with nesting poles, rope, and stakes

Ear plugs, mosquito net

Bathe, get spiffy, nature calls:

Microfiber towel (big one!), bar soap, shampoo, toothbrush & paste, floss, nail trimmers, tweezers, deodorant, talcum powder, comb

Good quality, double-ply, quilted TP, hand sanitizer

Take a hike:

(All underwear, shirts, pants, shorts, and socks are synthetic fibers)

1 Pair sandals, 1 pair running shoes

4 pairs underwear (Wickers)

4 pairs socks (Thor-lo light hikers)

4 shirts (1 t-shirt, 3 button down, long sleeve, thin)

1 pair pants

1 pair shorts (for walking, also for swimming)

1 Buff

Long/insulated underwear

Wool cap

Laundry soap, clothesline, sewing kit