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White Mountain Backpacks™
619 Plenty Road, Preston,
Melbourne
VIC 3072 Australia
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Essential Hiking Equipment

Equipment
  • Backpack
  • PU Coated Nylon Pack Cover
  • Pocket Knife or Survival Tool
  • 20 Metres of Nylon Cord
  • Repair Kit for Tent, Jacket, Pack, Etc.
  • Sewing Kit
  • Signal Mirror
  • Whistle (Pea-Less)
  • Water Proof Bivvy Bags
    /or Zip-Lock Bags to Protect Valuables
  • Large Rubbish Bags (Several)
  • Waterproof Matches
  • Torch/Flashlight
  • Extra Batteries for Torch/Flashlight
  • Spare Torch/Flashlight Bulb
Navigation
  • Compass
  • Local Maps
  • Map Case
  • Pencil
Overnight
  • Tent
  • Sleeping Bag
  • Compression Storage Bag for Sleeping Bag
  • Sleeping Mat
  • PU Coated Nylon Ground Cover
Cooking and Eating
  • Food
  • Water Bottles (2 of 1Lt Minimum)
  • Water Purification System
  • Eating Utensils (Knife, Fork and Spoon)
  • Metal Cup
  • Cooking Set
    (Preferably Combo Fry Pan and Mess Tin)
  • Cooking Stove
  • Cooking Stove Fuel
First Aid Kit
  • Appropriate First Aid Kit
  • Emergency Space Blanket
  • Blister Kit
  • Insect Repellent
  • Chap Stick
  • Sun Block
  • Sunglasses
Personal Toiletries
  • Biodegradable Camp Soap
  • Deodorant (optional)
  • Tooth Paste and Tooth Brush
  • Small Towel
  • Toilet Paper

Luxury (Non Essential) Equipment

  • Camera and Film
  • Headlamp
  • Notebook
  • Binoculars
  • Candle Lantern
  • Spare Candles for Candle Lantern
  • Camp Chair
  • Fire Starters
  • Space Blanket
  • Sleeping Bag Silk Inner Sheet
  • Book
  • Coffee Pot
  • Camping Pillow
  • Soft Drinks, Coffee, Hot Chocolate
  • 2 Way Radio
  • GPS
  • Machete/Tomahawk
  • Wire Saws

Essential Clothing

  • Clothing For All Weather Conditions
  • Appropriate Hiking Boots
  • Hiking Boot Spare Laces
  • Long Trousers
  • Warm Hat/Balaclava
  • Long Sleeve Shirt
  • Wide Brim Hat
  • Socks either Polypropylene or wool blend
  • Light Gloves or Mittens
  • Fleece Jacket or Woollen Pull Over
  • Waterproof Jacket
  • Waterproof Pants
  • PU Coated Nylon Poncho
    /In place of PU Coated Nylon Pack Cover
  • Light Weight Hiking Shorts
  • Short Sleeve Shirt
  • Camp Shoes or Sandals
  • Long Underwear
    (Or combination Thermal T-Shirt and Thermal Trousers)

White Mountain Backpacks™, travel backpacks, hybrid backpacks, hike packs, daypacks, designers, wholesale direct, backpack fitting specialists, anatomically correct quality backpacks at the lowest prices. Backpack fitting experts specialising in FREE CUSTOM FITTING of internal frame travel packs, hike packs, and framed daypacks, including any brand purchased from other suppliers. To correctly customise and contour the Internal Staves of online orders, all we need is the correct Torso Length of your back. We offer premium quality, anatomically correct, high functioning backpacks at extraordinarily low prices when compared to any high quality competitor product, we guarantee exceptional performance, fit, comfort, and quality.