Equipment Checklist

Are you sure you’ve packed everything? Do you know the feeling of getting into the car and you know you forgot something, but you just don’t know what? Use this checklist to make sure you’ve packed everything you need to enjoy your trip. 

Boat Gear

  • Full paddle
  • Spare paddle
  • PFD
  • Whistle
  • Pump (with float)
  • 15m buoyant rope
  • Secure buoyancy
  • Sprayskirt
  • Flares
  • Tow rope
  • Paddle float
  • Cockpit cover
  • Waterproof flashlight
  • Waterproof strobe
  • EPIRB or PLB
  • Rescue sling
  • VHF radio
  • Extra battery
  • First aid kit
  • Wetsuit
  • Pogies
  • Chart
  • Chart case
  • Compass
  • tide tables
  • Weather radio
  • Binoculars
  • Camera
  • Pelican case for cameras
  • film
  • Fishing hand line
  • Fishing lures
  • Fishing license
  • Garden gloves
  • Fingerless gloves
  • Water bottle
  • Deck bag
  • Kite
  • Spare sprayskirt
  • Fillet knife
  • Rescue knife (on PFD)
  • Waterproof watch
  • Sunscreen

Food Bags

  • Breakfast Bag ( green)
  • Lunch Bag (Yellow)
  • Dinner Bag (Red)
  • Snack Bag (Blue)
  • Dessert Bag (Purple)
  • Condiments (Black)
  • Recycling (Grey)
  • Compost (Brown)
  • Burnables (Orange)
  • 20L Waterproof bags
    1. Sleeping bag
    2. Bulky clothes
    3. Daily clothes
    4. Cockpit bag (or 10L)
  • Day pack
  • Large duffel bag

Camp Gear

  • Stove
  • Fuel
  • Pots and pans
  • Grill
  • Oven mitt
  • Dishcloth
  • Cutting board
  • Sharp knives
  • Cutlery
  • Cups and bowls
  • Spice kit in See Bag
  • Fire starter kit
    1. Lighter
    2. Candle
    3. Waterproof container
    4. Fire starter
  • Ax
  • Sharpening file
  • Saw
  • Group tarp
  • Crazy Creek chair
  • Thermarest
  • 100′ 4mm rope
  • Tent and poles
  • Sleeping bag
  • Water containers – (3L/person/day)
  • Biodegradable soap
  • Garbage bags
  • Ziplock bags
  • Emergency Daytrip Kit
    1. Waterproofed lighter
    2. Fire starter
    3. Rescue blanket
    4. Folding knife
    5. Flashlight

Clothing for Camp

  • Light fleece bottoms
  • Nylon long pants
  • Socks
  • Gum boots
  • Flip Flops
  • Wool or fleece hat
  • Hiking shorts
  • Synthetic puffy jacket
  • Rain jacket
  • Capalene underwear
  • T-shirts
  • Toiletries
  • Scarf (= towel)

Clothing for Paddling

  • Capalene top
  • Capalene bottoms
  • Nylon shorts
  • Neoprene socks
  • Light fleece top
  • Paddling jacket
  • Paddling pants
  • Teva sandals

Repair Kit

  • Pliers w/ wire cutters
  • Spare nuts and bolts
  • Cable crimps
  • Rudder cable
  • Multi screwdriver
  • Duct tape
  • Multi tool
  • Aquaseal
  • Wetsuit glue
  • 5 min. epoxy bagged
  • Fiberglass repair kit
  • Zap straps
  • Lighter
  • Hack saw blade
  • Knife