Sahyadri Treks – Things to Carry

Below are the list of personal articles required for a trek in the Sahyadris. This guide will give you an idea about the things that you need to bring in as a Trek member with EDAS.

  • BASIC ESSENTIALS
    • Back pack & rain cover     – (20-30 ltr) with comfortable shoulder straps
    • Head torch          – 1 Nos. (Hand torch would be an alternative)
    • Water bottle/Hydration pack – 2 bottles of one litre each /1 hydration pack of 2 litres
    • Snacks – Energy bars, dry fruits, electral/ors
    • Personal Medical Kit – Consult your doctor
    • Sunglasses  – Optional
    • Extra Pair of cloths – Neatly packed in a waterproof cover
  • HEAD COVERING
    • Cap – Water proof
  • CLOTHINGS
    • Trek pants   –   1+1
    • T-shirts        –   1+1
    • Wind & waterproof jacket & pant   (Considering the season)
  • FOOT WEAR
    • Trekking shoes – 1 pair (Action Trekking shoes / Goldstar shoes / Quechua shoes are recommended
    • Floaters/flip-flops  – 1 pair
    • Cotton socks  – 2 pairs
  • PERSONAL UTILITIES
    • Toothbrush and toothpaste
    • Sunscreen cream
    • Odomos
    • Moisturiser
    • Lip balm
    • Toilet Paper & wipes
    • Hand sanitizer
  • BEDDINGS ( Only applicable for Overnight / two day Treks)
    • Sleeping Mat – 01 Nos or
    • Sleeping bag – 01 Nos

PS.

  • Kindly do not wear heavy ornaments or finger rings.
  • Pack you rucksack wisely. Regular items must be kept where it is easier to access.