Wonderland Trail Thru-Hike Gear List

Gear List for Thru-Hiking the Wonderland Trail:

   These are my gear choices for the Wonderland Trail—a meticulously curated selection of gear from my closet of well-loved gear, Cumberland Transit, Tough Cutie, Your Yuckies, and Hyperlite. From essentials to luxury items, this list aims to provide a detailed glimpse into what I chose for this solo adventure.

Gear Choices:

  • Pack: Hyperlite Mountain Gear Contour 35
  • Sleeping System:
    • Enlightened Equipment Revelation 20 Quilt
    • Nemo Tensor Sleeping Pad
  • Shelter: Zpacks Duplex Tent
  • Trekking Poles: Black Diamond Women’s FLZ
  • Pack Liner: Polycro Pack Liner
  • Food Storage: Zpacks Food Bag
  • Cooking Gear:
    • Snow Peak Titanium Spork
    • Toaks 550ml Pot
    • MSR Pocket Rocket Stove
    • Sea to Summit Collapsable Mug TBD
  • Tent Stakes: Mini Groundhog Tent Stakes

Hygiene Items:

  • Hand Sanitizer: Germ-X
  • Toilet Paper (TP)
  • Trowel: Deuce of Spades
  • Menstrual Product: Menstrual Disc
  • Waste Container: Your Yuckies
  • Pee Cloth: Kula Cloth
  • Dental Care:
    • Toothpaste Tablets
    • Bamboo Toothbrush
  • Sunscreen: Sun Bum Sunscreen
  • Insect Repellant: Naturapel Individual Wipes

Medical and Emergency Supplies:

  • Inhaler
  • Pain Relief: Ibuprofen
  • Support Tape: KT Tape
  • Skin Protection:
    • Salty Britches Single-Use Chafing Cream Packets
    • Sun Bum Sunscreen
  • Emergency Blanket

Worn Clothing:

  • Upper Body:
    • Patagonia Capilene Sun Hoodie
    • Prana Longline Sports bra
  • Lower Body:
    • Livsn Eco Stretch Pant
    • Brooks Running Shorts
    • Underwear
  • Footwear and Accessories:
    • La Sportiva Prodigio Trail Runners
    • Tough Cutie Socks
    • Cumberland Transit Hat
    • Teva Universal Camp Shoes

Packed Clothing:

  • Insulation and Outerwear:
    • Melanzana Microgrid Hoodie
    • Mountain Hardwear Ghost Whisperer 2 Jacket (custom dyed)
  • Baselayers and Accessories:
    • Wool Baselayers
    • Extra Tough Cutie Socks
    • Toad & Co Wool Blend Beanie
  • Rain Protection:
    • Frogg Toggs UL Rain Suit


  • Water Filtration: Katadyn BeFree Water Filter
  • Water Storage: Smart Water Bottle

Electronics and Miscellaneous:

  • Phone: iPhone (or specify your model)
  • Lighting: BioLite Headlamp
  • Communication and Navigation: Garmin inReach
  • Power and Charging:
    • Anker Charger
    • Charging Cables
  • Additional Equipment:
    • Disposable Camera
    • Mini Swiss Army Knife
    • Bic Mini Lighter
    • Small Compass
    • Waterproof Paper Map of the Area
    • Ice axe and Micro Spikes are TBD 


Gear layout for the Wonderland Trail


I hope this minimal, yet comfortable list has been informative and interesting!

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Comments 1

  • Yam : Jul 10th

    Fine Logo collection, I must say


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