Gear

Mandie’s In Progress 2014 PCT Gear List
My brain does not work in spreadsheets, so here is my word document style gear list.



Red Text denotes shared gear


Big Stuff 3,303 grams

  • 741g- EnLIGHTened Equipment 20 degree quilt wide + Drybag
  • 284g -Thermarest Zlite small
  • 974g - TarpTent Double Rainbow (body only) + stuff sack Had to add liner later +110g
  • 1194g - ULA Circut


Clothes Worn + poles

  • Bra
  • Exofficio boy cut briefs
  • Icebreakers Microweight shortsleeve shirt
  • Button down synthetic longsleeve shirt
  • Running Capri Stretchy Pants
  • Dirty Girl gaiters
  • Two pair of "trouser socks" (like women's nylons)
  • Brooks Cascadia 9 mens one size up
  • Outdoor research sun hat
  • Class Bandana
  • Half Buff head band
  • Sunglasses
  • Lekki Trekking poles


Clothes Packed 747grams

  • 33g - Dry Sac 
  • 162g - Frogg Togg Rain Jacket
  • 118g - Frogg Togg Rain Pant
  • 128g - North Face thermal bottoms
  • 155g - Smartwool microweight long sleeve top
  • 48g - Wright socks
  • 41g - beanie
  • 36g - Powerstretch gloves
  • Headnet - 26g

Kitchen 290 grams

  • 279g - Stripped down Jetboil Sol
  • 11g - Aluminum long handle spoon

Water 68 grams
  • Assorted platypus bags
  • 2- 1L Smart Water Bottle


Toiletries +/- 515 grams

  • Freshette (write your name in the snow pee utensil)
  • Tampon/maxi
  • Baby wipes
  • Paper towels quartered (please pack out your TP in So. Cal.)
  • Hand sanitizer
  • Half travel toothbrush
  • Travel toothpaste
  • Floss
  • Advil/Birthcontrol/AntiD's etc.
  • Ear plugs
  • Needle
  • Saftey pin
  • Tweezers
  • Sunscreen

First Aid 120 grams
  • 120g - Misc. pills - giardia, antibiotics, pain pills, bandages, NuSkin blister pad etc.
Electronics 278 grams

  • 173g - IPhone 4S in Lifeproof case
  • 20g - Iphone Cord
  • 85g - Headlamp + extra batteries


Miscellaneous 151 grams

  • 44g - ''Wallet'' permits, id's, credit cards, cash etc.
  • 39g - Pocket knife
  • 68g - Trash Compactor bag liner

Shared Gear - Josh Carrying


  • TarpTent Double Rainbow POLES
  • Sawyer gravity filter - tubing and platypus dirty bag
  • Tyvek ground cloth
  • Plastic Trowel
  • New Trent Powerpak Xtream + charger + Iphone Charger

5472 grams = 12.06 pounds

Did not count clothes and gear worn or carried or the bear can because I don't want to think about what a PITA that is going to be.