Gearlist for Mountain Ventures

We’re heading to Wicklow next weekend so in order to BE PREPARED you have to have the following.


Hiking boots
Two changes of clothes
Good waterproof raincoat with hood
Rain trousers or gaiters
Several pairs of thick socks
Warm Hat & Gloves
Thick jumper
Survival bag
Sleeping bag
Water bottle
Torch (with extra batteries)
Emergency rations (a few bars or sweets)
A few black bags (for lining your rucksack if it rains)

Optional Gear (if you have it):
Map of Wicklow (Discovery Series 56 or 62)
Pen knife
A deck of cards

3 comments on “Gearlist for Mountain Ventures

    • Yeah you need a bivvy bag, a torch with spare batteries, rain gear top and bottom, warm jumper, hat and gloves and proper hiking boots.

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