Equipment List for Nepal Trekking
Equipment for Nepal trekking requires the listed below for four-season typical multi-day trek and mountain climbing in Nepalese Himalaya. Normally if you bring this equipment with you or hire it in Kathmandu, then your trek will be a great adventure journey during your trip to Nepal.
This piece of Equipment list information must have to read carefully and arrange with you before start your tea house trek or peak climb. This creating data list on consumer goods needs information for the trekkers and climbers, if not your choice on the list, those that would love an extra detailed discussion for more about equipment then please Contact Us
Footwear for Trekkers
- Trekking boots /shoes with suitable ankle, support that has been warm-in prior to the trek, and which are waterproof.
- Trainer or casual shoes, for trekking and/or for traveling.
- Warm socks for colder areas.
- Gaiters, in case of rain or snow
- Pair sandal
- Loose, casual trousers for trekking.
- Thermal leggings for colder areas.
- Half pants for day use
- Long skirt for women as an alternative to trousers.
- Waterproof trousers
- Heavyweight pants for high elevations (not for the short trek)
- Selection of T-shirts, and long-sleeved shirts, preferably not cotton.
- Thermal shirt for colder areas.
- Warm shirt, possibly fleeces, for colder areas.
- Fleece jacket or warm wool jumper.
- Windproof, waterproof outer shell garment for higher altitudes.
- Down jacket for cold nights & mornings
- Wool or fleece hat, or balaclava.
- Hat or cap for sun protection while on day trekking.
- Sunglasses or goggles.
- Warm gloves
- Strong rucksack or large holdall to be carried by porters.
- Day rucksack to be carried personally.
- Plastic bags or stuff sacks to store/separate trekking gear inside your main bag.
- One or two-liter water bottle.
- Personal first aid kit to include essential items.
- Sleeping bag, 4 seasons.
- Torch, ideally head torch.
- Digital Camera and a spare battery and battery charger! – For those not to be forgotten shots of the Himalayas.
- Toilet paper, towel,
- Large handkerchief/bandana for neck
- Books (see Recommended Reading)
- Playing cards / backgammon / chess set
Recommended for peak climbing gear (not for the trek)
- fleece trousers
- Additional mitts and gloves suitable for climbing / Belay gloves
- Ice axe, and ski poles (note – ice axe can be hired in Kathmandu)
- 2 x tape slings
- 2 x screw gate karabiners
- Descended/abseil device
- Belay devices
- Rappel devices (descenders)
- Figure eight
- Rope cord and webbing
- Rescue eight
- Rappel rack
- Spring-loaded camming devices