Isle Royale Thru-Hike

Isle Royale is 45 miles (72 km) long and 9 miles (14 km) wide, with an area of 206.73 square miles (535.43 km2), making it the fourth-largest lake island in the world. In addition, it is the largest natural island in Lake Superior, the second-largest island in the Great Lakes (after Manitoulin Island), the third-largest in the contiguous United States (after Long Island and Padre Island), and the 33rd-largest island in the United States.

Packing List

Compact

Shelter

0.93 kg
1
Nemo Hornet Elite 2
929.58 g

Sleep System

1.11 kg
1
Western Mountaineering Summerlite 32
546.86 g
1
Nemo Tensor Insulated Pad
489.88 g
1
FlexAir Large Inflatable Pillow
25.51 g
1
Buff
51.03 g

Water System

0.2 kg
1
Water Filter
Sawyer Squeeze w/ blue and gray plastic pieces
75.98 g
1
Smartwater bottle
Smartwater bottle
37.42 g
1
2019 Vecto 3L Water Container, 28mm
89.02 g

Cookware

0.6 kg
1
Stove
MSR PocketRocket Deluxe Stove
98.94 g
1
Fuel
MSR IsoPro 3.8
282.93 g
1
TOAKS Titanium 1100ml Pot with Bail Handle and stuff sack
138.06 g
1
Mug
Snow Peak Titanium 600 Hot Lips
81.93 g

Toiletries

0.13 kg
1
Sunscreen
Thinksport Zinc
81.08 g
1
Trowel
Vargo DigDig Trowel
35.44 g
1
Chamois cream
1 packet
11.06 g

Electronics

0.28 kg
1
Headlamp
Nitecore® NU25
55 g
1
Battery pack
Anker PowerCore Redux 10000mAh
184.27 g
1
USB wall charger
Recharges iPhone or battery pack
45.36 g

Consumables

8.53 kg
1
5 days - 10 LBs of food
5 days - 10 LBs of food
4.54 kg
1
Water
Maximum capacity: 4 Liters of water which is 8.8 lbs
3.99 kg

Misc.

1.02 kg
1
Bear can
Bearikade Expedition
1020.58 g

Pack

1.04 kg
1
Granite Gear Crown2 60
includes lid
1040.43 g

Trip Details

Season

Autumn

Duration

5 Days

Temperature Range

45-65 F

Gender

Male

Breakdown

Consumables
8.53 kg
Sleep System
1.11 kg
Pack
1.04 kg
Misc.
1.02 kg
Shelter
0.93 kg
Cookware
0.60 kg
Electronics
0.28 kg
Water System
0.20 kg
Toiletries
0.13 kg
Base Weight
5.31 kg
Worn
0.00 kg
Consumable
8.53 kg
Total
13.84 kg