Rainier Figure 8 Loop

This trip creates an infinity loop-like path along the Northern Loop, Wonderland, and Spray Park trails at Mt. Rainier National Park, totaling approximately 50mi and 17k feet. On Day 4 there is a resupply opportunity at Mowich Lake.

Packing List

Compact

Pack

2.55 kg
1
Backpack
Osprey Aether AG 70 (L)
2.07 kg
1
Rain Cover
Osprey Pack Rain Cover L
104.89 g
1
Day Pack
Osprey Aether Top Pack
337.93 g
1
Shoulder Pocket Bag
Hyperlite Shoulder Pocket
39.12 g

Shelter

1.69 kg
1
2P Tent
SlingFin Portal
1.5 kg
1
2P Footprint
SlingFin Portal Footprint
191.93 g

Sleep System

1.46 kg
1
Quilt
Zenbivy Light Quilt 25°
670.75 g
1
Quilt Sheet
Zenbivy Light Sheet 25°
210.92 g
1
Air Pad
Therm-a-Rest NeoAir XTherm
519.93 g
1
Air Pillow
Sea to Summit Aeros Ultralight
58.97 g
1
Earplugs
Some foam earplugs
0 g

Water System

0.31 kg
1
Filter Bottle
Katadyn BeFree 1L
64.07 g
1
Nalgene
Nalgene (1L)
178.89 g
1
Hydration Bladder
CamelBak (2L)
0 g
1
Purifier Tablets
Potable Aqua Iodine and Taste Neutralizer
70.87 g

Cookware

0.29 kg
1
Titanium Pot
TOAKS Titanium Pot 750mL
115.1 g
1
Canister Stove
Soto Amicus
91 g
1
Insulated Cook Bag
Hyperlite REpack
41.11 g
1
Spoon
TOAKS Titanium Long Handle Spoon
18.99 g
1
Spice Shaker
GSI Outdoors Ultralight Shaker
28.35 g

Toiletries

0.17 kg
1
Toilet Paper
Cotton Buds Tissue To Go
32.89 g
1
Trowel
TheTentLab The Deuce #3
26.93 g
1
Towel
REI Micro Towel
17.01 g
1
Retainer + Case
Invisalign Retainers + Case
39.12 g
1
Travel toothbrush
Walgreens Folding Toothbrush
20.98 g
1
Toothpaste
Crest Travel Size
28.35 g

Consumables

0.42 kg
1
First Aid Kit
Ultralight .5
110 g
1
Repair Tape
Gear Air Tenacious Tape
11.91 g
1
Isobutane Fuel
JetBoil JetPower 100g
201 g
1
Waterproof Matches
Coghlan’s Waterproof Matches
9.07 g
1
Sunscreen
Probably Neutrogena
49.04 g
1
Hand Sanitizer
Purell (2 fl oz)
39.12 g
1
Bug Spray
Some bug spray
0 g

Electronics

0.74 kg
1
Satellite Messenger
Garmin inReach Mini
125.02 g
1
Headlamp
Petzl Actik Core
79.1 g
1
Solar Battery Pack
Addtop Solar Battery 25000mAh
0.54 kg
1
Phone Cable
Apple Lightning to USB Cable
0 g
1
Watch Charger
Apple Watch Magnetic USB Charger
0 g

Clothing

2.21 kg
1
Full-Zip Rain Pants
REI Rainier Pants
348.13 g
1
Wool Bottoms
REI Merino Wool Bottoms
204.97 g
1
Rain Shell
Arc’teryx Beta SL Hybrid Jacket
352.1 g
1
Sunglasses
Sunglasses and Case
96.1 g
1
Beanie
EMS Reversible Beanie
85.33 g
1
Fleece Top
EMS Fleece Top
259.96 g
1
Convertible Pants
Columbia Convertible Pants
WORN
324.03 g
1
Camp Socks
SmartWool or Wigwam
100.64 g
1
Liner Gloves
EMS Liner Gloves
41.11 g
1
Synthetic Jacket
Arc’teryx Atom LT Hoodie
369.96 g
1
Bug Head Net
Sea to Summit Head Net
24.95 g

Footwear

0.95 kg
1
Sandals
Xero Shoes Z-Trail
310.99 g
1
Trail Runners
Altra Lone Peak 4.5
WORN
642.97 g

Misc.

1.17 kg
1
Hiking Poles
Black Diamond Trail Ergo Cork
WORN
542.89 g
1
Camp Chair
Helinox Chair Zero
513.13 g
1
Multitool
Leatherman Squirt PS4
56.13 g
1
Permit
Backcountry permit
0 g
1
Foam Seat
Therm-a-Rest Z Seat
58.97 g

Have 3 of these

Organization

0.07 kg
1
Large Pod
Hyperlite Large Pod 2400/3400
36 g
1
Wallet
Hyperlite Minimalist Wallet
20.98 g
1
Large Stuff Sack
Hyperlite Large DCF8 Stuff Sack
11.06 g

Bear Protection

0.11 kg
1
Rock Sack/Bear Line
Hilltop Packs Rock Sack
45.08 g
1
Bear Bag
Hilltop Packs Large Bear Bag
64.07 g

Trip Details

Season

Summer

Duration

6 Days

Temperature Range

40°F - 70°F

Gender

Male

Breakdown

Pack
2.55 kg
Clothing
2.21 kg
Shelter
1.69 kg
Sleep System
1.46 kg
Misc.
1.17 kg
Footwear
0.95 kg
Electronics
0.74 kg
Consumables
0.42 kg
Water System
0.31 kg
Cookware
0.29 kg
Toiletries
0.17 kg
Bear Protection
0.11 kg
Organization
0.07 kg
Base Weight
10.21 kg
Worn
1.51 kg
Consumable
0.42 kg
Total
12.14 kg