Scotland 2020, Cairngorms

Custom route through the Cairngorm National Park in Scotland. Terrain is unchallenging, minimal altitude gains, trail easy to follow when not snowing. More details here: https://queenofdowntime.com/blog/hiking-in-cairngorms

Packing List

Compact

Toiletries

0.4 kg
1
Sea to Summit Wilderness Wipes
40 g
1
Toilet Paper
10 g
1
Pitch and Trek Female Urination Device
72 g

Not for water, but for use with the funnel above. So much better than going out in the rain in the middle of the night!

1
Hand Sanitiser
36 g
1
Hairbrush
41 g
1
Toothbrush
12 g
1
Painkillers etc
40 g
1
Toothpaste
20 g
1
Jungle Formula Maximum Insect Repellent Roll-on
$75
80 g
1
Lip Balm
14 g

Navigation

0.5 kg
1
Garmin eTrex 30
164 g
1
Garmin inReach Mini
100 g
1
Suunto MC-2 NH USGS Mirror
73 g
1
Ordnance Survey Beinn a' Bhuird & Ben Avon 1:25k
79 g
1
Ordnance Survey Loch Morlich 1:25k
79 g

Electronics

0.78 kg
1
Kindle
294 g
2
Random charging cable
20 g
1
Anker PowerCore 10000mAh
183 g
1
Petzl e+Lite
46 g
3
Spare Batteries
11 g
1
Mini Lantern
100 g
1
Phone Tripod
88 g

Clothing

1.96 kg
1
Merino Thermal Leggings
165 g
1
FROGG TOGGS Men's Xtreme Lite Rain Jacket
WORN
243 g
1
Montane Minimus Pants
100 g
1
Midweight Merino Wool Buff
WORN
72 g
1
Patagonia Active Briefs
WORN
33 g
1
Baseball Cap
60 g
1
Fleece Beanie
25 g
1
Merino Thermal Long Sleeve Top
172 g
1
Patagonia Terrebonne Joggers
WORN
170 g
1
Long Sleeve Sun Hoodie
WORN
160 g
1
Boody Racerback Sports Bra
WORN
99 g
1
Berghaus Hendra Half-Zip Fleece
219 g
1
Silk Gloves
26 g
1
Fingerless Wool Gloves
WORN
43 g
1
Patagonia Down Sweater Hoody
371 g

Footwear

0.99 kg
1
Salomon X ULTRA 3 MID GORE-TEX
WORN
420 g
2
Rohner Basic Trekking Sock
WORN
48 g
1
Camp Sandals
256 g
1
Gaiters
WORN
200 g
1
Isocool Liner Socks
WORN
20 g

Consumables

3.37 kg
1
Gas (220g)
371 g
5
Summit To Eat Freeze-Dried Meal
130 g
1
Miscellaneous Snack Unit (50g)
50 g
13
Miscellaneous Snack Unit (100g)
100 g
10
Water (unit)
100 g

Misc.

1.51 kg
1
LifeSystems Pocket First Aid
44 g
1
LACD Bivy Bag Super Light
170 g
1
Leukotape
82 g
1
Gorilla Handy Roll
94 g
1
Sit Pad
18 g
1
Trowel
96 g
1
Exped Fold UL Dry Bag Set
80 g
1
Knife
113 g
1
Highlander Micro Headnet
26 g
1
Spare Guyline
18 g
1
Whistle
11 g
1
Microfibre Towel
96 g
2
Trekology Trek-Z Collapsible Poles
281 g
1
Large Ziplock Freezer Bag
10 g
1
Earplugs
13 g
1
Waterproof Map Case
25 g
1
Waterproof phone pouch
48 g
1
Sponge
7 g

Pack

1.99 kg
1
Osprey Aura AG 65 (brain + rain cover removed)
1.87 kg
1
Day Pack
116 g

Shelter

1.92 kg
1
MSR Hubba Hubba NX
1.72 kg
1
MSR Hubba Hubba NX Footprint
200 g

Sleep System

2.16 kg
1
Alpkit Pipedream 600
1.08 kg
1
Sea To Summit Thermolite Reactor Fleece Liner
385 g
1
Forclaz Helium Pillow
176 g
1
Thermarest NeoAir XTherm Regular Sleeping Mat
518 g

Water System

0.06 kg
1
Katadyn BeFree 1L
63 g

Cookware

0.36 kg
1
MSR Pocket Rocket 2
73 g
2
Lighter
15 g
1
Sea To Summit Alpha Light Long Handled Sppon
12 g
1
GSI Outdoor Infinity Backpacker Mug
107 g
1
Lixada Titanium Cup 550ml
114 g
1
Windshield (homemade)
23 g

Trip Details

Season

Autumn

Duration

8 Days

Temperature Range

-3° - 10°C (26° - 50°F)

Gender

Female

Breakdown

Consumables
3.37 kg
Sleep System
2.16 kg
Pack
1.99 kg
Clothing
1.96 kg
Shelter
1.92 kg
Misc.
1.51 kg
Footwear
0.99 kg
Electronics
0.78 kg
Navigation
0.50 kg
Toiletries
0.40 kg
Cookware
0.36 kg
Water System
0.06 kg
Base Weight
11.07 kg
Worn
1.56 kg
Consumable
3.37 kg
Total
16.00 kg