Trekking equipment is very important to safely and comfortable complete a trekking adventure. The following equipments lists are recommended and necessary for both camping & teahouse treks in the Himalayas. Please make use of this list as a guideline for what to bring on your trip. Most trekking equipment can be bought in one of the many adventure shops in Kathmandu, the majority of gear is locally manufactured (hence a lot cheaper) although it is becoming more common for gear to be imported from China and therefore of better quality.
List of Trekking Equipments & Personal Necessary Gear
The following basic equipments check lists will help you with your packing and preparation for your trip. Please remember that you should always try to keep the weight of your equipment to a minimum. At the start of the trek your packed bag should not weight more then 15 to 17kg.