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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 pot 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 Skies and poles
  • Tarps
  • Map 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 liner 

 

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