Camping Equipment

We will camp every night.  You are expected to bring the following items.

  • Sleeping Bag
  • Pillow (optional)
  • Ground Cover
  • Sleeping Mat or Inflatable Mattress
  • Tent (you may want to bring extra tent spikes for the windy sites)
  • Flashlight and spare batteries

First Aid

  • Band-Aids
  • Sunscreen (Required)
  • Chap Stick

Clothing

The temperature will vary significantly during the week (desert to mountains), pack accordingly and pack light

  • Socks (6 pairs)
  • Tennis Shoes (1 or 2 pairs)
  • Underwear (7 pairs)
  • T-shirts (3)
  • Long Pants (1)
  • Shorts (2)
  • Swimsuit (1)
  • Sweat suit, Jacket or coat (1)
  • Bandanna (1)
  • Baseball cap (optional)
  • Thermal Long sleeve Top (1)

Personal & Toiletries

  • Personal Medication (let us know beforehand if you require refrigeration)
  • Soap or Shampoo
  • Toothbrush and Paste
  • Towels – hand & wash
  • Toilet paper in plastic baggy (may need while riding)
  • Deodorant
  • Comb or Brush

To carry on your bike while riding

  • Medical insurance information
  • Small First Aid Kit
  • 2 Tubes for your tires
  • Sunglasses
  • Sunscreen
  • Chap Stick
  • Toilet paper in plastic baggy
  • Gloves – Bicycle and/or cold weather
  • Helmet
  • Bungee cord – for tying bulky articles or loose clothing on your bike
  • Bandana – keep cool, keep sun off neck, and cover nose and mouth if dusty
  • Raincoat or large garbage bag
  • Orthodontic fix-it kit, if appropriate
  • Hydration pack (e.g., CamelBak) and/or water bottles (MANDATORY)
  • Energy Bars or small snacks