Sierra High Route

Trip Details * Dates: 7/18 - 8/5 * Expected lows: 30 - 50* F * Average miles/day: 11 * Max miles/day: 15 * Average Elevation Gain: 3000' * Max elevation Gain: 5400' * Longest Resupply: 5.2 days

Packing List

Compact

Pack

1.03 kg
1
Backpack
Stripped SWD LH 40
957 g

Hipbelt pockets, side compression, one shockcord loop,

1
Shoulder Strap Pocket
MYOG Zippered Pocket (Cellphone)
26 g
1
Waterproofing
Nyloflume
25.51 g
1
Water Bottle Attachment
Voile Ski Strap
22.68 g

Shelter

0.6 kg
1
Tarp
X-Mid 1p
496.12 g
4
Stake
MSR Groundhog Mini
8.5 g
4
Stake
Ti Shepherd Hooks
4 g
1
Groundcloth
Polycro (45x84")
51.03 g
0
Bug Protection
Sea2Summit Nano Pyramid net
104.89 g

Might add this back into the gear list depending on the bug pressure in early July.

Sleep System

1.01 kg
1
Quilt
Katabatic Alsek
643.53 g
1
Pillow
S2S Elite
70.87 g
1
Ear plugs
2.83 g
1
Sleeping Pad
Thermarest XLite S
215.46 g
1
Sleeping Pad
Thinlight 1/8"
82.21 g

Packed Clothing

0.38 kg
1
Puffy
MYOG down vest (2oz of down)
147.42 g
1
Rain Shell
Frogg Togg UL2
155.92 g
1
Sleep Socks
Wrightmax Cool Mesh
28.35 g

I love toe socks for hiking, but too much time in them makes my toes feel stiff, so I sleep in these instead.

1
Spare Socks
Injinji Ankle Socks
45.36 g

Water System

0.18 kg
1
Primary Water Bottle
700mL Smartwater w/ Flip cap
36.85 g
1
Water Filter
Sawyer Squeeze Filter
96.39 g
1
Filter Cleaning
Sawyer cleaning coupler
5 g
1
Water Bottle Secondary
1L Smartwater Bottle
39.69 g

Electronics

0.58 kg
1
Phone
Google Pixel 4a
184.27 g

In basic case, with glass protector.

1
Satellite Communication
Garmin InReach Mini
99.22 g
1
Backup Battery
Anker astro gen 2
153.09 g
1
Wired earbuds
12 g
1
Headlamp
Nitecore NU25 w/ shockcord headband
31.18 g
1
Charging Cable
6" USB Micro to USB A
8 g
1
Charging Cable
6" USB A to USB C
8 g
1
Charger Block
Estimated weight. Need to buy.
56.7 g
1
Dry Bag
1 Quart Ziploc
8.5 g
1
Temperature Sensor
Govee sensor
22.68 g

Kitchen

1.48 kg
1
Food Protection
Bear Vault BV500
1133.98 g
1
Stove
Giga Stove
87.88 g
1
Utensil
LMF Spork
14.17 g
1
Ignition
Bic Mini
11.34 g
1
Cook Pot
Toaks 900mL Wide
104.89 g
1
Fuel Container
110g Isobutane Canister
99.22 g
1
Olive Oil Bottle
8oz Leakproof Nalgene
31 g

Utility

0.15 kg
1
Sharp Tool
Cuda micro scissors
19.84 g
1
Insect Repellent
Picaridin in .3oz mini jar
14.17 g
1
First Aid Kit
96.39 g
1
Bug Protection
Headnet
19.84 g

Clothing

1.11 kg
1
Buff
Synthetic Buff
WORN
56.7 g
1
Underwear
Saxx Ultra Underwear
WORN
96.39 g
1
Shoes
La Sportiva Mutant
WORN
297.67 g
1
Socks
Injinji Ankle Socks
WORN
45.36 g
1
Sunglasses
WORN
31.18 g
1
Watch
Casio
WORN
36.85 g
1
Shirt
Patagonia Tropic Comfort Hoodie II
WORN
170.1 g
1
Pants
Prana Zion
WORN
226.8 g
1
Trekking Poles
Fizan Drop
WORN
144.58 g

Personal Items

0.06 kg
1
Pen
Ultra Fine Point Sharpie
8.5 g
2
Journal
RiteInTheRain stapled (3.25x4.5)
22.68 g

24 pages

1
Wallet
1 Quart Ziploc
5.67 g
1
ID and Cash
ID, credit card, and cash w/ rubberband
2.83 g

Navigation

0.1 kg
1
Map
Printed Maps
42.52 g
1
Digital Navigation
Maps downloaded to cellphone
0 g
1
Paper Protection
1 Gallon Ziploc
8.5 g
1
Compass
Suunto M3
45.36 g
1
Datasheet
Printed Excel sheet
5.67 g

Toiletries

0.24 kg
1
Sunscreen
SPF 50 in .5 oz bottle
25 g
1
Dental Care
Brush and toothpaste dots
15 g
1
Hand sanitizer
1oz bottle w/ spout lid
36.85 g
1
Lip Protection
SPF 50 chapstick
11.34 g
1
Towel
1/4 Cotton Bandana
7.09 g
1
Soap
10mL Dropper Bottle w/ Dr. Bronner Flakes
10 g
1
Foot Care
.17oz mini jar of Joshua Tree
11.34 g
1
Trowel
Deuce of Spades #2
17.01 g
1
Poo kit bag
Gallon ziploc bag
8.5 g
11
Flushable wipes
2.5 g

Usually carry 2 per day.

1
Trash bag
Quart ziploc bag
5.67 g
11
Waste bags
Dog poo bags
2 g

Usually carry 2/day

11
Toilet Paper
8 sheets
4 g

Fishing

0.17 kg
1
Rod
Dragontail Shadowfire 12'
85.05 g
1
Nippers
Tenkara USA Nippers
8 g
1
Forceps
Tenkara USA Forceps
29 g
1
Tippet
30m 5x Tippet
9 g
1
Flies
3 flies in plastic container
2 g
1
Fishing License
License in baggie
4 g
1
Furled Line
12.5' Moonlit line on foam spool
3 g
1
Fishing pocket
Myog
28.35 g

Estmated weight. Need to make it.

Consumables

5.11 kg
5
Food
3000 cal @ 125 cal/oz
680.39 g
1
Water
Full capacity (1600mL)
1600 g
1
Fuel
110g Isobutane
110.56 g

First Aid Kit

0 kg
1
Bandaid
2 finger, 2 regular
0 g
1
Super glue
0 g
1
Ibuprofen
0 g
1
Acetaminophen
0 g
1
Imodium
0 g
1
Benadryl
0 g
1
Cetirizine
0 g
1
Gauze
1 roll
0 g
1
Neosporin
0 g
1
Leukotape
15" strip on wax paper
0 g
1
Tweezers
0 g
1
Tick key
0 g

Repair Kit

0.04 kg
1
Patch
Tenacious patch
2.83 g
1
Tape
Duct tape on wax paper (45")
28.35 g
1
Glue
Aquaseal
11.34 g

Trip Details

Season

Summer

Duration

18 Days

Temperature Range

30 - 80 F

Gender

Male

Breakdown

Consumables
5.11 kg
Kitchen
1.48 kg
Clothing
1.11 kg
Pack
1.03 kg
Sleep System
1.01 kg
Shelter
0.60 kg
Electronics
0.58 kg
Packed Clothing
0.38 kg
Toiletries
0.24 kg
Water System
0.18 kg
Fishing
0.17 kg
Utility
0.15 kg
Navigation
0.10 kg
Personal Items
0.06 kg
Repair Kit
0.04 kg
First Aid Kit
0.00 kg
Base Weight
6.02 kg
Worn
1.11 kg
Consumable
5.11 kg
Total
12.24 kg