Hiking equipment

Good equipment and adequate food are requirement for a successful day of hiking.

Clothing:

  • ankle-high footwear with coarse profile
  • functional clothing in several layers
  • functional socks
  • reserve clothing
  • weatherproof outerwear

Backpack:

  • hiking map
  • compass, GPS device
  • 1st aid package including blister plasters
  • sunscreen and sunglasses
  • headlamp
  • headband or hat and gloves
  • enough food and adequate supply of drinking

hiking sticks make going up easier and protect the knee-joints when walking down