Clothing and Equipment


The following are recommended to be worn or carried.

"3 Season" or better walking boots

Waterproof Jacket and overtrousers

Fleece or warm pullover (with additional warm layer in backpack)

Hat & Gloves suitable for windy, cold or wet conditions

Spare Socks

Gaiters are also good as they can defend against ticks, bogs and wind.


Each club member is recommended to carry the following items on all outings

Food and drink for the day (include enough in case of delay).

Appropiate map(s)



(Head) Torch

Survival or bothy bag

Adhesive dressings & blister pads (Compeed or similar)

Sun Cream/ Sun glasses/ Sunhat as appropriate to weather forecast