CDT gear list
18 May 2016

This is my current gear list for the CDT. Quite heavy but I have a lot more electronics with me this time. Additionally I have a full length winter neo air. Super heavy, but a good night of sleep is always some additional miles

Name Area Weight Info

Cumulus Quilt 350

Sleeping

575g

Neo Air Xtherm Reg

Sleeping

436g

MLD Balaclava

Sleeping

46g

Sleeping total

1057g

1057g total

MLD Prophet

Packing

685g

Stuffsack Clothes

Packing

19g

Stuffsack Quilt

Packing

22g

Packing total

726g

1783g total

Rab Ether X

Clothes

224g

Rain jacket

Clothes

180g

Headnet

Clothes

30g

Possum down gloves

Clothes

40g

Sleeping socks

Clothes

50g

Balaclava

Clothes

48g

6L Freezer bags (2x)

Clothes

20g

when it gets ugly

Windshirt

Clothes

108g

Underpants

Clothes

50g

Clothes total

750g

2533g total

ZP Poncho/Groundsheet

Shelter/Clothes

140g

ZP Hexamid

Shelter

280g

Tent stakes

Shelter

110g

Shelter total

530g

3063g total

Medipack

Other

140g

Gorillapod

Other

47g

Victorinox Classic

Other

20g

Sun glasses

Other

55g

No cover

Repair kit

Other

80g

Other total

392g

3455g total

Caldera Cone + Pot

Kitchen

200g

Spoon

Kitchen

15g

Lighter

Kitchen

20g

Platypus 2l

Kitchen

35g

Sawyer Squeeze Dirtbag

Kitchen

22g

Sawyer Squeeze

Kitchen

60g

Kitchen total

352g

3807g total

Extra smartphone battery

Electronic

44g

Power theory 10k

Electronic

185g

Powerbank 10000mAh

Usb charger USA

Electronic

40g???

Spot

Electronic

120g

Samsung Galaxy S4+Hülle

Electronic

150g

Photo camera (Fuji X70)

Electronic

348g

HDR-AS200VR

Electronic

145g

Headlamp

Electronic

64g

Electronic total

1096g

4903 total

Toothbrush

Hygiene

14g

Toothpaste

Hygiene

20g

Fat

Hygiene

20g

Hygiene total

54g

4957 total

Maybe rain mitts 43g

Total: 4490g

CDT resupply list
23 April 2016

A simple list of my resupply locations. This is a rough plan that will change probably after 1 day on the trail :) But for me it is important to look at the route, have a general idea about the resupply points the stretches and the alter

Hiker trash
5 April 2016

A vital part of preparing a thru hike is mental.
So I look at the hardships I had on the PCT.
Did I ever mention that I was entitled as the dirtiest hiker on the trail by various other thru hikers(gasp) by the time I was at Etna and Seiad in the

CDT General information
30 March 2016

So this year I hike the Continental Divide Trail. As every thru hike, this is a race against the time to get to Colorado before the new snow sets in deep

Day 1

I arrived in Glasgow in time and directly took the shuttle bus to the Buchanan street. Luckily I looked up the relevant stores before the trip and could directly buy the alcohol for my stov