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Wilderness Course Trip Planning & What to Bring

Arj and Cark

Toiletries

  • Soap
  • Shampoo/conditioner
  • Towel
  • Washcloth
  • Sunscreen
  • Toothbrush/toothpaste
  • Dental floss

Medications

  • Personal prescription medications (bring 2x more than you think you’ll need!)
  • Suggestions:
  • Tylenol and/or ibuprofen
  • Pepto-Bismol
  • Imodium
  • Benadryl
  • Hydrocortisone cream

Clothing

Be prepared for a range of temperatures and to get dirty.

  • Hat (baseball hat, knit hat)
  • Underwear
  • Long underwear (non-cotton), top & bottom
  • Sweaters/fleeces (non-cotton)
  • Jacket/coat (waterproof)
  • Gloves (light pair, heavy pair)
  • Pants (waterproof)
  • Socks (non-cotton)
  • Hiking shoes or boots (waterproof)
  • Sneakers
  • Flip flops (for the shower)

School Supplies

  • Notebook
  • Pens
  • Laptop for week 1

Hiking Supplies

  • Backpack
  • Water bottle
  • Headlight or flashlight
  • Hiking poles (optional)
  • Compass

Camping Supplies

  • Tent (1-2 per group)
  • Sleeping Pad (available if needed)
  • Sleeping Bag (available if needed)
  • Pillow
  • Headlight or flashlight
  • Batteries
  • Pots and pans
  • Plate
  • Bowl
  • Cup or mug
  • Utensils (fork, spoon, knife)
  • Food and snacks
  • Garbage bags
  • Insect Repellent

First Aid Kit

  • Non-latex gloves
  • Plastic bags
  • Duct tape
  • Super Glue
  • Cravats
  • Sturdy scissors/shears
  • Forceps/tweezers
  • Gauze/medical tape/bandages
  • Rubbing alcohol

Survival Kit

  • Knife
  • Duct tape
  • Parachute cord
  • Lighter/waterproof matches
  • Outdoor candles
  • Emergency space blanket
  • Whistle