A simple list of camping items based on 2 people and a small child going on an overnight hike camping trip. More or less this is just our list for safe keeping.

Two full backpacks ~15-20kg and really, that’s with only the essentials in there..!

  1. But first: Book the campsite in advance!!

Child Carrier Backpack (Osprey Poco)

  • 2-3L Bladder
  • Food:
    • Some delicious bakery item for lunch, misc. fruit, trail mix, muesli bars, crackers, sultanas, freeze dry food, zip lock oats, powdered milk, pineapple pieces sachets, powered mocha & hot choc sticks and.. chocolate.
  • Kitchen things:
    • Lightweight Stove, 3 Sporks, 2 cups, 1 bowl if stove
  • 1st aid kit (in Waterproof sack); incl. ibuprofen, water purification tablets
  • Child 👦🏼 spill kit. Wipes, bags, nappies, chafe cream
  • Sunscreen

Second 30L Backpack (OutThere AS-3)

  • 3L bladder + 2x water bottles
  • Camp:
    • Sleeping mats, Nemo 2P tent, sleep sacks
  • Clothes:
    • Long sleeves, back up/liner socks [Winter: Thermals, buffs, beanies, waterproof pants]
  • Toiletries:
    • In Waterproof sack; toothbrushes, toothpaste, floss
  • Head torches

Other/On person

  • Gaiters
  • Sunglasses
  • Hats
  • Map

The question always around: Rain jackets regardless?!

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