KIT LIST

Wanderlust Travel Magazine (UK) - - Greenland -

■ 50–60L ruck­sack

■ Dry­bags – to keep your kit dry

■ Walk­ing poles – to help you cross any streams you might en­counter

■ Crocs – for river cross­ings and when walk­ing around in­side the huts

■ Wa­ter­proof jacket and overtrousers

■ Warm sleep­ing bag

■ Camp­ing mat

■ Camp­ing stove

■ Food – lots of it; freeze-dried meals are light and calorific – you will need them

■ Wa­ter bot­tle – wa­ter can be boiled to pu­rify; you can also use it as a handy hot wa­ter bot­tle at night

■ Socks – and a spare pair, just in case

■ Dry, light­weight clothes – can dou­ble up as PJS; great af­ter a sweaty/rainy day

■ Walk­ing boots – break them in first

■ Walk­ing trousers

■ Base­layer

■ Mid­layer (ie fleece)

■ Du­vet jacket – for the evenings

■ Hat

■ Gloves – an in­ner warm pair and a wa­ter­proof outer pair

■ Buff – to keep your neck warm

■ Sun­cream – min­i­mum SPF50

■ Tis­sue pa­per

■ Waste bag – to take away your rub­bish NB: Pack your bag be­fore you go, to en­sure you’re able you can carry it all

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