New Zealand Te Araroa South Island

Hike along Te Araroa on the South Island Starting from Ship Cove to at least Arthur's Pass.

Packing List

Compact

Pack

0.52 kg
1
Backpack
Atom Packs The Atom 40 incl. hip belt
465 g
1
Bag liner
Clear trash bag
57 g

Shelter

0.55 kg
1
Tent
Zpacks Plexamid incl. stuff sack
440 g
1
Bag for stakes
ZPacks Tent Stake Sack
2 g
4
Stake
ZPacks 6" Ultralight Titanium Tent Stake
5.5 g
4
Stake
DAC V-stake
12.8 g
2
Stake
MSR Ground Hog
15 g

Sleep System

1.03 kg
1
Sleeping Pad
Thermarest NeoAir incl. sack
393 g
1
Sleeping quilt
EE Enigma 950 20 Long Regular
534 g
1
Pillow
Trekology Aluft 2.0 incl. sack
106 g

Water System

0.16 kg
1
Filter
Sawyer Squeeze
70 g
1
Bladder
CNOC Vecto 2L
74 g
1
Bottle
Smartwater 1L
20 g

Cookware

0.06 kg
1
Jar
Jar for cold cooking
40 g
1
Spork
snow peak Titanium Spork
15 g
1
Dry bag for food
0 g

Toiletries

0.35 kg
1
Zip loc for toiletries
0 g
1
Trowel
The Deuce of Spades
16 g
1
Toothbrush
Suztain Child Soft
5 g
1
Toothpaste
19 mL
39 g
1
Hand Sanitiser
0 g
1
Sunscreen
50 mL 30 SPF
54 g
1
Toilet paper
incl. zip bag
70 g
1
Dental floss
15 g
1
First aid
Imodium, Ibuprofen, Pepto Bismol, Medical Tape / Leukotape, Vaseline, Bandaid
80 g
1
Lip balm
With sunscreen Piz Buin
14 g
1
Towel
Sea to Summit Pocket Towel 40cm x 80cm
58 g

Electronics

0.55 kg
1
Watch
!WEIGH!Garmin Fenix 6X Pro
WORN
0 g
1
E-book Reader
Amazon Kindle Paperwhite
217 g
1
Headlamp
Black Diamond Spot incl. batteries
91 g
1
Mobile phone
!WEIGH!Samsung Galaxy S10
0 g
1
Charging cable
!WEIGH!USB-C
20 g
1
Charging cable
!WEIGH!Micro-USB
20 g
1
Battery
Anker PowerCore II 10000mAh
191 g
1
Heaphones
Red
14 g

Clothing

1.47 kg
1
Gaiters
Dirty Girl Gaiters
WORN
32 g
1
Shirt
Outdoor Research Astroman LS, Size M
WORN
174 g
1
Shorts
Patagonia Strider Pro 5in, Size M
WORN
117 g
1
Clothes stuff sack
ZPacks Medium Stuff Sack (Blue)
7 g
2
Hiking socks
Darn Tough Hike/Trek 1/4 Cushion L
66 g
1
Rain Jacket
Outdoor Research Helium II, Size M
172 g
1
Rain Pants
Häglofs LIM Proof
180 g
1
Mosquito Headnet
S2S ULTRA-VIS HeadNet
12 g
1
Base layer shirt
Craft Seamless Zone, Size M
133 g
1
Base layer pants
Craft Seamless Zone, Size M
109 g
1
Buff
Buff High UV Protection
WORN
40 g
1
Beanie
BUFF Polar Hat
22 g
1
Long pants
Mountain Hardwear Mesa Pants
272 g
1
Gloves
!WEIGH!Black Diamond
0 g
1
Hiking Socks
Darn Tough Hike/Trek 1/4 Cushion L
WORN
66 g

Footwear

0 kg
1
Hiking Shoes
!WEIGH!Altra Lone Peak 4, Size US 11.5
WORN
0 g

Misc.

0.62 kg
1
Glasses
Titanium Prescription glasses with transition glasses
WORN
18 g
1
Hiking Poles
Pair of Black Diamond Alpine Carbon Cork straps removed
WORN
488 g
1
Needle
0 g
1
Stuff sack for misc
ZPacks Small Stuff Sack (Blue)
5 g
1
Wallet bag
ZPacks Passport Zip Pouch
9 g
1
Duct tape, Cuben tape
Around hiking pole
10 g
1
Credit cards
Visa, MasterCard
0 g
1
Passport
38 g
1
Drivers License
5 g
1
Insurance info
0 g
1
Maps
0 g
1
Permits
0 g
1
Earplugs
5 g
1
Pen
0 g
1
Zip loc for map
11 g
1
Glass case
15 g
1
Knife
Small Victorinox
0 g
1
Lighter
Mini bic
11 g

Trip Details

Season

Summer

Duration

17 Days

Gender

Male

Breakdown

Clothing
1.47 kg
Sleep System
1.03 kg
Misc.
0.62 kg
Shelter
0.55 kg
Electronics
0.55 kg
Pack
0.52 kg
Toiletries
0.35 kg
Water System
0.16 kg
Cookware
0.06 kg
Footwear
0.00 kg
Base Weight
4.38 kg
Worn
0.94 kg
Consumable
0.00 kg
Total
5.31 kg