Linda's Lightweight Backpacking Gear List

Items always carried Weight (oz) Manufacturer/Model
Clothing worn
sun hat 3 Columbia Hat -Bora Bora Booney
zip off nylon pants 10 REI Convertible Sahara pant (med)
supplex nylon long sleeve sunscreen shirt 6 Early Winters - Soltex (med)
liner sock 1
socks 2.5 Smartwool light hiker W 6 - 9.5
undies 1.25 Barely There 6/7
whistle
short gaitors 4 OR
Running shoes with orthotics + double spenco 30.5 Etonic size 10
watch 2.5 Suunto Titanium Observer
60.75 Total not included in carry weight
Gear carried
trekking poles 18.4 Leki Titanium Makalu
18.4
Total of carried weight begins from here down
Inside fanny pack: 4 Capri Eagle Creek
compass 1.5 Suunto M-3D Leader
camera + 1 film 7.5 Olympus Stylus Epic Zoom 80
film 1
lip screen/sunscreen 1.75
scissor knife tool 1.5 leatherman micra
hard candies 2.35 Jolly Ranchers
permit, cash, cc.check
pencil/notepad 1.5
eyeglass cleaner cloth
21.1
Backpack/Bedroom
Backpack 64 McHale customized
Tarptent 15 Tacoma
stakes (8) 4
sleeping bag w/ stuff sack 33 Marmot Helium Ultralight
3/4 closed cell sleeping pad 10 Z Rest
sil-nylon ground sheet 5
fleece pillow case 1
141
IN BACKPACK:
Gear in top of backpack:
paper towels 0.6
camera tripod 1.55
maps 3
PCT guide pages, Town pages, journal pages c/ envelope 8
small book 1.5 The Best of Bill
Aqua Mira 3.15
deet spray and deet cream/bugnet 3.8
extra film 2 2 rolls
headband 0.75 Golite
13.35
Clothing/Other Gear in Backpack
backpack cover 3.6 Equinox
Brawny's rain pants & top 8.15 Brawny's @ Trailquest.net
Pullball pullover jacket 13 Patagonia
exp weight long underwear top 9 Patagonia (med)
silkweight shorts 2.5
silkwt long underwear bottoms 4 Patagonia
rain mitts 1.5
R 1 glove liners 1.2 Patagonia
Balaclava 1.3 Mountain Hardware
fleece hat 1.75 Brawny's @ Trailquest.net
bra/undies 2.2 Barely There
plastic flip flop sandals 3 Save-On
back belt 5.7
liner socks (2) 1.6
hiking socks (1) 2.1 Patagonia LW
vapor barrier socks 1 Brawny's @ Trailquest.net
bandanas ( 1 cut in 1/2 portions) 0.9
50.75
Kitchen
For water:
water bag 3.6 4 liter Dromlite
small nalgene bottle 3.15 14 oz
hydration system 4 Camelback
plastic bottle 1.5 Gatorade
12.25
Canister stove w/ starter 3.2 Titanium Snow Peak Giga Power
windscreen for stove 0.5 foil
110 g fuel canister 6.9 Snow Peak
cookpot 7 MSR tianium + lid
spoon 0.35
lighter 0.75
sponge piece/soap 0.75
1/2 bandana 0.5
Ursack food bag 6
25.95
Bathroom
towel 1.2
shovel, tp, wet ones 4.15
Bath Ditty Bag: 7.1
lotion
razor
q-tips
purell
advil
brush
toothbrush
toothpowder
lip healer
dental floss
ponytail bands
glasses cloth/windex
12.45
Pantry
iodine 1.1
rope 0.95
extra glasses in case 1.5
pills (emergency) 1.45 Cipro, pain pills, muscle relaxors, immodium
pills-daily 8
extra batteries: camera, headlamp 1.95
waterproof matches 0.3
super glue/seam sealer 1
needle thread 2 safety pins 0.6
tweezers, clippers, mag mirror 2.05
fire starter, lin and esbit 0.5
16.25
First Aid: 5.1
6 small 2nd skin
2 large 2nd skin
plastic gloves
7 - 3M bandaids
2 - 2nd skin blister pads
5 bunion spot gels
2 x-large bandaids
1 sterile pad
2 triple antibiotic ointment
2 pads of mole skin
1 roll medical tape
Total carried (oz) 300.2
Total carried (lbs) 18.76 (maps, journal, book section weight not included)
Extra Gear - BOUNCE BOX Where used
windstopper gloves 2.3 Black Diamond BD windstopper
poncho 7.5 Wanderlust gear
Golite rain jacket 8.5 Newt
Golite rain pants 6 Reed
Yak tracks/trekking pole snow attachments San Jacinto 4.65
Long gaitors Sierras 7.4 OR
Tyvek ground sheet 3 OR
bear canister Sierras, Or, Wa 27 Bearikade
ice axe San Jacinto, Sierras 9 Cassin Ghost
6 point crampons Sierras 8 Ramponi 6 Punte
fleece vest Sierras, Or, Wa 4.7 Marmot
water shoes Sierras 12 running flats
plastic bottle 1.5 Gatorade
peanut butter jar 1.4
boots 39 Lowa Renegad GTX Mid Lady 9 1/2
boots (ready at home with Ray) 39 Lowa Renegad GTX Mid Lady 10
2 man Tent 26 Wanderlustgear - Nomad 242
hydration tube insulation 3.2
hydration system 4 Camelback 70 oz.
oz 206.95
lbs 12.93