A comprehensive Himalayan Trek Packing List is an important concern for many trekkers. Here, we try to develop a logical approach to finding it.
The weight of a backpack is inversely proportioned with the experience of outdoor. Keeping your backpack light is an art. It begins with the question – ‘what to pack?’. And the answer to the question is absolutely related to – ‘when and where are you heading to?’. Even every different region of Himalaya has its own climatic patterns based on the seasons. Your backpacking checklist should change too with the pattern. Understanding of the expected weather and its uncertainty is the key of your packing.
Apart from a general list of items for your outdoor camp life & trek specific gears based on seriousness and safty; we should keep 3 major factors of climate in consideration –
- SUN & HEAT
- RAIN & WATER
- SNOW & COLD
Article like below can help you to understand further on managing winter trek lightly.