Essential clothing items

  • Sturdy hiking boots or running shoes

  • Hiking or sports socks, preferably wool

  • Shorts or light weight trousers

  • Singlet or tee-shirt, and long-sleeved shirt

  • Sun hat, peak or cap

  • Raincoat or waterproof parker


  • Long trousers or over-trousers

  • Gaiters

  • Thermal or polar fleece jersey

  • Beanie or woollen hat

  • Mittens or gloves

  • Handkerchief

Walkers are required to carry the following items for the duration of the trip.  All items, unless otherwise stated, are provided by Walk Pelorus free of charge or you may choose to bring your own if you wish.

  • Small, light weight day pack

  • Water bottle (participants own)

  • Personal survival kit

  • Tissues

  • Trip snacks and food

  • Emergency rations

We also provide hiking poles free of charge for those who wish to use them.

Packing List