PCT Gear List:

Kyle and Lindsey’s gear list for the PCT:

*the red text indicates gear that also went on the AT with us

Gear Item Lindsey’s Kyle’s Shared
Backpack Granite Gear Crown V.C. 60 Ki with a modified Granite Gear Air Current Hipbelt ULA OHM 2.0 with modified camera carryng system on hipbelt
Water Storage 3 L Platypus Hydration Bladder and a couple Smart water bottles Smart water bottles  Platypus bladders for desert water carries
Pack Liners Cuben Fiber pack liner from Zpacks Cuben Fiber pack liner from Zpacks
Sleeping Bag Zpacks Double quilt – 20 degrees
Sleeping Pad  Exped Synmat Hyperlite Duo sleeping pad
Dry Sacks Sea to Summit stuff sacks
Camp Pillow Seat to Summit stuff sack filled with extra clothes Seat to Summit stuff sack filled with extra clothes
Warm layer Feathered Friends Down Jacket Mountain Hardwear Ghost Whisperer
Baselayers ExEfficio underwear x2, Ibex Wool long sleeve quarter-zip and Patagonia long johns MyPackage underwear x2, North Face Long Underware,  Smartwool top
Rainclothes Marmot Essence jacket, Zpacks rain pant Marmot Essence Jacket, Montbell rain pant, Gossamer Gear Umbrella
Hiking Clothes Icebreaker Aria Tank, Icebreaker Tech Lite Dress, Patagonia Strider Shorts (didn’t carry both hiking outfits at the same time), Patagonia Sunshade Hoodie, Arcteryx Delta Lt Fleece, Icebreaker Tech Lite Tee, Patagonia Sunshade Hoodie, Mountain Hardwear Microchill Lite Fleece, North Face Better than Naked Shorts
Gloves Army Surplus wool gloves/mitts, Zpacks waterproof mitts North Face Fleece Liners, Zpacks wateproof mitts
Hat Patagonia Brodeo Beanie, Patagonia baseball cap Patagonia Brodeo Beanie, Mount Rainier baseball cap
Neck Protection Buff Bandanas
Socks Fox River and Smart Wool Fox River and Darn Tough
Boots/Shoes Altra Lone Peak 2.5 – then switch to Altra Superior Brooks Cascadia 7s to start
Camp Shoes Crocs Crocs
Stove MSR Superfly
Cooking Set Evernew Titanium Nonstick 1300ml pot, pot cozy, and Snow Peak utensils
Water Treatment System Aquamira all the time
Headlamp Black Diamond Storm Black Diamond Storm
Trekking Poles Black Diamond Black Diamond
Tent Zpacks Duplex Tent/ Zpacks 5 by 9 cuben fiber tarp for quick shade and rain protection

Other random things: tiny first aid kit, gear repair kit, Yogi’s hand book pages, Halfmile’s maps, tiny plastic shovel, iPad, microphone, cords, Sunnto watch, compass!