We just finished up a 5 day trip in Isle Royale National Park. Reflecting on this trip I wanted to share the gear I used for this hike.
The following list of gear we (Girlfriend and I) is what we used. I’ve included links to pictures of the items I have already photographed. I did end up using some new gear and will gradually review these items.
Backpack – REI Flash 62 Backpack
Sleeping Bag – Western Mountaineering Alpinlite 20 degree down
Sleeping Pad – Therma-a-rest Prolite 3
Tent – 2 Person MSR Missing Link.
Shirt – REI Sahara Tech Long-Sleeve (Blue Version)
Pants – REI Endeavor pants
Underwear – REI MTS Boxers
Socks – REI Merino Wool Light Hikers
Shoes – Merrell Moab Ventilator
Trekking Poles – REI Traverse Power-Lock Aluminum Poles
Jacket – JanSport Hooded Fleece
Sun Hat – Forgot my had but brought a bandanna
Hat – REI Fleece hat for warmth
Gloves – REI Fleece Gloves
Camp Footwear – Crocs
Water Filter – Sawyer Gravity Biological Filter 2L capacity
Communication – Delorme InReach Satellite Communicator, Paired with phone.
Communication – Apple iPhone 4
Power – Mophie Juice Pack for iPhone 4
Camera – Cannon TRV19 DV camera for video
Food – Various items for 5 days of hiking (Sample Meal)
Stuff Sacks – Lightweight Stuff Sack to carry food items
Stove – Jetboil Flash with Fuel & Lighter
Cutlery – REI Long handle spoon
Sit Pad – REI Lite-Core 1.5 Sit Pad
Navigation – National Geographic Trails Illustrated Map
Sun Block & But Repellant
Hydration – Platypus 2L Big Zip & Hydration – Platypus 2L collapsible bottle
Hygiene – Toothbrush, Toothpaste
Hygine – TP, Wipes
Knife – Leatherman, Wave