Travel Guide: Backpacking (your own systems)
This list will help you plan for your trip to ensure you have the essentials you will need for a comfortable experience. Please utilize this list when packing for your ROVE Ultra Expedition. For your convenience we have linked items to our recommended products to purchase if you do not have what you need. ⌖
NOTE: This list assumes you have booked an experience with us that requires you bring your own gear systems (i.e. sleep system, cook system, and sanitary system).
Layered Clothing System
Warm Layered Clothing
Be careful to not overpack. It is best to build a layered system for your attire on a cold weather expedition.
– Thermal base layer
– Outdoor/tactical pants
– Zip Ups
– Long sleeved shirts
– Wool Socks
Waterproof Shell Layer (Parka and pants suit)
Quick Dry Underwear
Pajamas (or plan to sleep in your base layer)
Buff or Neck Gator
Gloves Recommend two layer system of thin layer glove and outer water proof glove.
Neck warmer Scarf or other thermal neck layer
Closed Toed Shoes Generally hiking shoes or hiking boots.
Winter Footwear Only if backpacking in colder tempartatures.
Sunglass Strap (Croakies)
Waterproof bags For internal storage of gear inside your pack
Water bottle (empty for flights)
Crampons Only required if backpacking in colder temperatures.
Compact Cook Stove
Water Filtration System
Sleeping Bag Liner
Tent Repair Kit
Sunscreen Higher SPF recommended.
Compact Hand Shovel
Travel Shower Towel
Waterproof Phone Case
Smart Phone Charger
GoPro/Video Camera Optional