Room 5 Glacier Camp 2016 Gear list
YOU WILL BE REQUIRED TO CARRY YOUR OWN LUGGAGE OVER SHORT DISTANCES. PLEASE PACK EVERYTHING INTO A SUITABLE PACK/LUGGAGE BAG. PLEASE LABEL ALL GEAR/CLOTHING.
Clothing for the Glacier Walk (First Day of Camp)
3- 4 warm layers for your upper body - polyprops and woolen layers, preferably not cotton layers
Track Pants (no jeans)
Warm thermal socks
Completely waterproof Rain Jacket essential Puffer Jackets are not waterproof and are only suitable for dry conditions.
Walking Shoes (preferably sneakers)
1 x t-shirts
3 x Polypro tops
1 x Long Johns
3 x undies
2 x track pants/similar
4 x pairs socks
1 pair of good walking sneakers
1 pair of closed in shoes
X2 Sweater/warm jersey/hoodie
Packed lunch (for travel on Thursday)
Lunch box (we will make a packed lunch on Friday)
Towel x1 (for showers and swimming)
Sleeping bag and Pillow
X1 Tea Towel
Reading book (for at night)
Personal medication *
1 ice-cream container of baking or fruit (to be packed in with luggage) this will be given out at morning/afternoon tea, lunch and supper.
The woollen clothing and waterproof jacket are essentialThe students will be walking and will need comfortable sensible clothing and footwear for this (gumboots are NOT suitable for walking). They will also need the changes of clothes so the wet ones can be dried out.