Mt. Kilimanjaro Gear List

I didn’t actually take a picture of my Kilimanjaro gear

marmot long hauler duffel bag – large
zpacks arc blast 55L pack [Too big but such a comfortable pack]
zpacks 0F wide long bag with draft tube
thermarest xtherm long [If you sleep cold bring your own sleeping pad!]
gossamer gear 1/8″ pad [Good for inside the tent when sleeping on inclines]
foam sit pad [Luxury for your knees getting in and out of the tent]
msr pack towel half [Dry during the day hanging on the outside of your pack]
toilet kit: (snow stake, tp, hand sanitizer, wipes)
pills/prescriptions: (ibuprofen, anti-hist, vicodin, thyroid hormone, calcium, multi-vitamin, claritin, azithromycin, diamox, malarone)
trash compactor bag/paint strainer stuff sacs
golite umbrella [Be a cool kid and have an umbrella!!]
cocoon pillow [Always a worthwhile luxury]
zpacks rain backpack cover
two 1.5L nalgene bottles
2L platypus water bladder
first aid/sewing/repair kit: (bandaids, needle, rayway thread, air mattress patch, toenail clipers, qtips, leukotape, tenacious tape, chapstick) [Clip your nails for the descent from the summit!]
whistle/thermometer multi [Don’t bother, doesn’t work at altitude]
sunscreen/hibiclens/lotion/essential oils
north face thermoball slippers + superfeet inserts [You’ll appreciate some kind of camp shoe]
sea to summit thermolite reactor extreme sleeping bag liner [Didn’t need it because of my warm XTherm sleeping pad and bag combo]
grabber toe and hand warmers [Only used the toe warmers]
leki trekking poles [Pretty please bring poles! Your hips and knees will thank you!]
new balance leadville v3 runners
keen waterproof boots
outdoor research expedition gaiters [Mostly unnecessary but help you feel invincible]

icebreaker thermal bottom
synthetic thermal bottom
fleece pants [for summit night]
jockey underwear x4
injinji socks x4
polarfeet fleece socks [Camp luxury if you struggle with cold feet like me]
smartwool phd light reversible beanie
synthetic thin buff
fleece buff
mountain hardware hooded ghost whisperer down jacket
montbell down jacket [Didn’t use]
outdoor research helium ii rain jacket
zpacks rain skirt [People will laugh. Provides rain protect but helps you stay cool if you’re prone to overheating.]
icebreaker wool mittens [Only used while sleeping]
sun gloves [to protect you from the sun when it’s not really cold enough for full gloves]
dakine sequoia insulated mittens with liner gloves [summit night only]
patagonia houdini zip-front jacket
patagonia sunshade hooded shirt
outdoor research thermal top
icebreaker bra
glamorise women’s double-layer sport bra x2
north face rain jacket
prana zion stretch convertible pants x2
rei northway plaid shirt x2
hankerchief x2
trucker hat
mouseworks animal hat

4,500 mHa battery [didn’t use]
10,000 mHa battery
12,000 mHa battery [didn’t use]
sony a6300 camera + lens 55-210 [mostly didn’t use]
4 camera batteries [didn’t need]
ipod [didn’t use]
cell phone [Put in airplane mode to extend battery life]
fitbit watch