Packing List


  • Shorts
  • Shirts (both short-sleeved and long-sleeved)
  • Swimsuit
  • Sleep clothes
  • Athletic shoes
  • Shoes for hiking – a good pair of trail running shoes is best (these have a rock plate), or a pair of hiking shoes or boots
  • Long pants/Jeans
  • Casual dress clothes (for the banquet)
  • Light jacket or sweatshirt (the evenings and mornings get chilly!)
  • Rain jacket or poncho

Personal Items

  • Bible and Pen
  • Musical instrument (please email Paul Ranheim at [email protected] if you want to be part of the worship team)
  • Toiletries
  • Spending money for snacks, gift shop, meals on the road.
  • Camera

Recreational Items

  • Water bottle!! a sturdy one. If you are going hiking you will not be allowed to go without at least one, preferably two water bottles.
  • Flashlight
  • Climbing shoes if you have them (not required)
  • Cap or hat
  • Sunscreen
  • Sunglasses with restraining strap
  • Water shoes (if you’re going rafting)

Personal First-Aid Kit

  • adhesive bandages of various sizes (6 or so)
  • 2 sterile, 3×3 gauze pads
  • small roll of adhesive tape
  • moleskin (used for keeping hot spots on your feet from becoming blisters)
  • alcohol wipes or alcohol-based sanitizing gel
  • antibiotic ointment
  • disposable nonlatex gloves
  • Other things you may want to include
    • Ace bandage
    • hydrocortisone cream

If you are going hiking:

  • Non-cotton pants and a long sleeve, non-cotton moisture wicking shirt
  • Rain jacket (not one of those throwaway ponchos)
  • Layers (it can get cold on top of the mountain even in June)
  • Shoes for hiking – trail runners, low-quarter hiking shoes or hiking boots
  • Non-cotton hiking socks. Wool or wool-blend are best.
  • 2 water bottles (at least 2 litres)
  • Personal First-Aid Kit (see above)
  • A couple of high-energy meal bars
  • We’ll supply a bag lunch, but you may want to supplement this
  • Flashlight
  • Hiking poles (optional)
  • Daypack to carry all of the above