Packing List

 

Trails provides all sleeping materials (sleeping bag, pillow), raincoats, boots/shoes, long underwear, fleece sweaters, quick-dry pants. All other items are available to sign out. 

 

Item Weekends Summer (1,2) Trip (3,4)
Hat *mandatory  1 1 1
T-shirts 2 5 2
Shorts 1 4 1
Long-sleeved shirts 1 2 1
Long Pants (not jeans or cotton) 1 2 1
Warm sweater/ fleece/thermal 1 1 1
Underwear 2 6 6
Long underwear *Trails provides 1 1 1
Socks (2 non-cotton) 2 6 4
Bras 1 3 2
Swimsuit 0 1 1
Pajamas/sleepwear 1 1 1
Rain Coat & Pants *Trails provides 1 1 1
Towel 0 1 0
Wet Shoe (sturdy hiking shoe) 0 1 1
Dry Shoe/Running Shoe *no open toe  1 1 1
Sandals 1 1 0
Wash Kit (toothbrush/paste, feminine products, brush, shampoo)  1 1 1
Sunscreen 1 1 1
Bug repellent 1 1 1
OPTIONAL ITEMS      
Water bottle, watch, flashlight, sunglasses, book       
*Deodorant must be non-fragrant       

 

Medication: All prescription medications must be sent in original containers and be labeled with the drug name, dosage and participant’s name.  All medications will be held and distributed by Trails staff. 

 

Not permitted (If brought the below items will be collected and held by staff until the participant is driven back to the city at the end of the session):

  • Electronics (i.e. cell phones, iPod, cameras, etc.)
  • Food (candy, chips, gum)
  • Makeup, lip gloss, body sprays, jewelry, curling/straightening irons
  • Valuables (money, credit card, bank cards)
  • Pocket knives/axes/hatchets/matches/lighters
  • Cigarettes/narcotics/alcohol

 

No Cotton: Cotton retains moisture, loses insulating qualities and weighs more when wet. Check the clothing tag to ensure it is made of wool, acrylic, polyester, fleece or polypropylene. 

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