Clothing and Equipment

For every Geotour you should be prepared for localities in remote areas and be ready for varying weather. You will need to bring food and water, clothing and take personal equipment.

Clothing

Essential

  1. Thermal underlayers (top and bottom)
  2. Warm top overlayer (fleece)
  3. Walking trousers
  4. Waterproof and windproof jacket
  5. Warm gloves and hat
  6. Spare dry, warm, top layer*

Recommended

  1. Spare dry, warm, top layer.
  2. Sunhat

Equipment

Essential

  1. Footwear that has good grip and ankle support (walking boots)
  2. Rucksack
  3. Lunch and spare food
  4. Minimum of 1 litre of water
  5. Sunglasses and sun-cream
  6. Mobile phone with a waterproof case
  7. Whistle*

Recommended

  1. Camera
  2. A small amount of cash money for use in local shops, cafes etc and toilets
  3. Walking poles

*ONLY necessary for the ‘Making of the Mountains’ Geotour