What To Bring For Winter Adventure

Packing

  • pack with padded hip belt (rental available)
  • capacity: external frame 4000 cu in +/-
  • internal frame 4800 cu in +/-
  • *pack
    cover waterproof nylon
  • *6 to 12 (gallon size) Ziploc plastic bags to pack clothes

Sleeping

Clothing

Personal Equipment

Optional Items

Equipment Provided by Philmont

  • Eight 1-quart pots with lids
  • Coffee pots with lids
  • Peak 1 stoves
  • Fuel bottles
  • Fire paste
  • Match cases with matches
  • Hot pot tongs
  • Cooking pads
  • Three 1-gallon water jugs
  • Biodegradable soap
  • Condiment kit (salt, pepper, etc.)
  • Polar Pure water purification crystals
  • Trash bags
  • Tents with stakes and flukes
  • Sleds for pulling gear
  • Saucer sleds
  • Cross-country skis and poles
  • Tarps
  • Maps and compasses

Other Equipment Available

    Call in advance to make sure the equipment you expect to borrow is available.

  • Backpacks and frames
  • Zero-degree sleeping bags
  • Closed-cell foam pads
  • Fleece sleeping bag liners
  • Water flasks with covers
  • Suspenders
  • Fleece nose warmers
  • Wool mittens
  • Windproof overmitts
  • Wool shirts
  • Polarplus shirts
  • Military-issue jacket liners
  • Windproof anoraks
  • Wind pants
  • Wool pants
  • Military-issue pant liners
  • Waterproof overshoes
  • Foot wraps and liners

* – May be purchased at the trading post at the Tooth of Time
Traders