Snowshoe Day Trip Gear Checklist

I’ve been trying to ski as much as possible lately but if the trip is with people that don’t have skis or is in more technical terrain sometimes we opt to go with snowshoes. Here are the things I bring with me snowshoeing. Let me know what you bring in the comments.

Main Items

Snowshoes

Hiking Poles

Pack

Clothing

Waterproof Jacket

Waterproof Pants

Warm clothing

Toque

Gloves

Hiking boots

Gaiters

Sunglasses

Food and Water

Lunch

Camelback with water

Thermos with warm drink or soup

Navigation

GPS

Map

Compass

Miscellaneous

Camera

Chap Stick

Safety

Headlamp

Emergency Blanket

First aid kit

Satellite Communicator

Cell Phone

Also check out the Resort Skiing Gear Checklist and the Ski Touring Gear Checklist.