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Kilimanjaro Packing List

You are responsible for bringing personal gear and equipment while communal equipment (tents, food, cooking items, etc.) is provided free. Below is a gear list of required, recommended and optional items to bring on your climb but if you don’t have one, bellow you can hire from us by the price shown below (How Should I Dress for Kilimanjaro?).

For the Head

Wool Hat
Sunglasses, glacier glasses better
Sunscreen, SPF 25+
Lip Balm, SPF 25+
Sun Hat

Clothes (No Cotton)

Synthetic base layer (2)
Wool or synthetic layer (2)
Wool or fleece sweater
Wind/Water-proof jacket
Convertible hiking pants
Water-Proof Pant
Synthetic or wool pants for layering
Gloves or mittens
Glove Liner
Lycra tights

For the Feet

Thin sock liners (2)
Wool hiking socks (6)
Good, broken-in hiking boots
Tennis shoes or sandals (for camp)

For Sleeping

Zero degree sleeping bag
sleeping bag liner (optional)
inflateable pillow (optional)

For Hiking

Day pack, no larger than 2,200cu
Water bladder 100oz/3ltr
Rain cover for pack
Large duffel bag for gear (porters carry)
Energy bars/gels
Plastic bags
Extra batteries

Personal Items

Small first aid kit
Small towel
Diamox for altitude sickness
Cash for tipping
Wet wipes
Bug Spray