Ross Lake East Bank

Early July backpack around the east bank of Ross Lake before day hiking to Desolation Peak (6086ft) and returning to the Ross Lake Dam via water taxi.

Packing List

Compact

Pack

1.06 kg
1
Backpack
Hyperlite Junction 2400
0.85 kg
1
Compressible Day Pack
REI Stuff Travel Pack
168.96 g
1
Shoulder Pocket Bag
Hyperlite Shoulder Pocket
39.12 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
Sea to Summit Ether Light XT
523.05 g
1
Air Pillow
Sea to Summit Aeros Ultralight
58.97 g

Water System

0.17 kg
1
Filter Bottle
Katadyn BeFree 1L
64.07 g
1
Hydration Bladder
CamelBak (2L)
0 g
1
Flexible water bottle
Platypus Platy Bottle 2L
37.14 g
1
Purifier Tablets
Potable Aqua Iodine and Taste Neutralizer
70.87 g

Cookware

0.96 kg
1
Canister Stove
Soto Amicus
91 g
1
Titanium Pot
TOAKS Titanium Pot 750mL
115.1 g
1
Spoon
TOAKS Titanium Long Handle Spoon
18.99 g
1
Spice Shaker
GSI Outdoors Ultralight Shaker
28.35 g
1
Insulated Cook Bag
Hyperlite REpack
41.11 g
2
Cutlery
REI Cultery Set
36 g
2
Plastic Bowl
REI Bowl
43.09 g
2
Plastic Cup
REI Cup
51.03 g
1
Aluminum Pot
Soto Large Pot 1L
132.11 g
1
Aluminum Bowl
Soto Small Pot 500mL
104.04 g
3
Telescoping Fork
Coghlan's Telescoping Fork
56.13 g

Have 3 of these

Toiletries

0.24 kg
1
Toilet Paper
Cotton Buds Tissue To Go
32.89 g
1
Trowel
TheTentLab The Deuce #3
26.93 g
1
Toothbrush
Portable Toothbrush
49.9 g
1
Toothpaste
Crest Travel Size
28.35 g
1
Towel
REI Micro Towel
17.01 g
1
Ditty Bag
REI Ditty Bag
45.08 g
1
Retainer + Case
Invisalign Retainers + Case
39.12 g

Electronics

0.2 kg
1
Satellite Messenger
Garmin inReach Mini
125.02 g
1
Headlamp
Petzl Actik Core
79.1 g

Footwear

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

Consumables

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

Misc.

1.11 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

Organization

0.05 kg
1
Large Pod
Hyperlite Large Pod 2400/3400
36 g
1
Large Stuff Sack
Hyperlite Large DCF8 Stuff Sack
11.06 g

Clothing

1.09 kg
1
Convertible Pants
Columbia Convertible Pants
WORN
324.03 g
1
Fleece Top
EMS Fleece Top
259.96 g
1
Sunglasses
Sunglasses and Case
96.1 g
1
Camp Socks
SmartWool or Wigwam
100.64 g
1
Bug Head Net
Sea to Summit Head Net
24.95 g
1
Liner Gloves
EMS Liner Gloves
41.11 g
1
Swim Trunks
Some swim trunks
240.97 g

Trip Details

Season

Summer

Duration

3 Days

Temperature Range

55° - 85°F

Gender

Male

Breakdown

Sleep System
1.46 kg
Misc.
1.11 kg
Clothing
1.09 kg
Pack
1.06 kg
Cookware
0.96 kg
Footwear
0.95 kg
Consumables
0.57 kg
Toiletries
0.24 kg
Electronics
0.20 kg
Water System
0.17 kg
Organization
0.05 kg
Base Weight
5.78 kg
Worn
1.51 kg
Consumable
0.57 kg
Total
7.86 kg