Hiking Checklist


Whether you’ll be hiking for 3 miles or 12 – any hike can ​take a wrong turn! ​[see what I did there?]

Here’s a condensed list of essential hiking gear you should be carrying with you when you go out in the back country (not recommended for longer, overnight trips). ​​​Take a moment to review and save this handy list for the next time you go hiking! 


​pssst….need a new hike? little butano creek trail is a favorite!

The Essentials

​Emergency Blanket
Emergency First Aid Kit
     Ibuprofen
     Gauze
     Band Aids
      Oral Rehydration Salts
     Antiseptic Wipes
     Moleskin for blisters
     Adhesive Tape
     EpiPen if you’re allergic!
Trail Map
Waterproof Strike Anywhere Matches
Snacks/Food (Roasted nuts, rxbars, beef jerky, etc)
Small water filter or tablets
​Headlamp
An Extra Layer

Really Good to Have Handy:​​
​Bandana
Bug Spray​ 
Sunscreen
SPF Chapstick
Knife
Duct Tape​
Compass​

For Moral Support:
​Binoculars
​Chocolate 

What’s your favorite thing to take hiking?