Equipment’s Check List

The following are the basic advised essential equipment's check list for every trekker in Nepal and other Himalayan countries. You can do some adjustment to the list according to your interest, types of trip, season and requirements. Some of the equipment's can hire in Kathmandu as well.

A trekking backpack will be served by Trekking Mart within your package but for your ease better you bring your own. Use these as a guidelines and remember always try to minimize the weight of your equipment (15 kg max.).


  • Sun hat or scarf
  • Fleece jacket with wind-Stopper
  • Waterproof shell jacket
  • Down vest and/or jacket (can hire here in Nepal also)
  • Lightweight gloves
  • Heavyweight gloves or mittens with a waterproof shell outer
  • Light and expedition weight thermal bottoms
  • Fleece or wool pants
  • Waterproof (preferably breathable fabric) shell pants
  • Thick, warm wool hiking socks
  • Hiking boots with spare laces
  • Sunglasses with UV protection


  • Sleeping bag rated to zero degrees Fahrenheit
  • Trekking poles (sticks)
  • Headlamp
  • Trek bag-pack (provided by Trekking Mart)
  • Basic First Aid Kit
  • Daypack (approximately 2,500 to 3,000 cubic inches)
  • Thermo-rest sleeping pad
  • Water bottles
  • Small wash towel


  • Quick drying towel (medium sized)
  • Soap (preferably biodegradable)
  • Tooth brush/paste (preferably biodegradable)
  • Deodorants
  • Face and body moisturizer
  • Nail clippers
  • Small mirror
  • Tissue paper/ toilet roll
  • Anti bacterial Hand wash


  • Trail Map/Guide book
  • Binocular
  • Reading book
  • Journal & Pen
  • Pencils and small notebooks

 Note: For more information regarding trekking equipment's check list, please contact us.

Medical kit
Trek bag pack
Sleeping bag
Trekking stick
Hiking boot & stick