Things to Carry in Roopkund Trek

  • Backpack (60ltr ­70ltr)­ with comfortable shoulder straps, frame, and backpack cover (line the bag with polythene)
  • Waterproof Trekking shoes –Mandatory high ankle with good grips, (Recommended Quechua)
  • Synthetic /waterproof Track Pants (Do not bring shorts, tight jeans, Capris.)
  • T­shirts ­ 3 full sleeve.
  • 1 Fleece jacket will be a good idea; a woollen sweater would be an alternative.
  • 1 Windproof jacket.
  • 1 Heavy jacket.
  • Thermal Inners.
    • 2 pairs cotton socks and 2 pairs woollen socks.
    • 2 pair water proof hand gloves.
  • Sun protection cream.
  • Woollen cap/ Balaclava.
  • Sun Cap.
  • Sunglasses – Dark with side cover, it should be UV protected.
  • People who wear spectacles­
    • Use contact lenses.
    • Photochromic glasses.
  • Head Torch with extra batteries.
  • 2 Water bottle­ one litre each.
  • Lip Balm/ cold cream.
  • Toilet kit/ toilet Paper / wipes.
  • Quick dry Towel­ It should be light / thin.
  • Personal Medical Kit.
  • Walking Stick – Mandatory (At least one).
  • Gaiters advisable for Pre Monsoon Trek
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