The majority of items you'll need to join our hikes are common objects, so you're likely to be prepared even if you've never hiked before! We will provide specialist equipment if necessary, such as maps, first aid, and fun.

The essentials

  • Hiking Boots
  • Waterproofs
  • Rucksack
  • Warm Layers
  • Drinking Water
  • Personal medication (e.g. EpiPens, inhalers)
  • Grit, guts, and determination

Recommended Extras

  • Torch (headlamp)
  • First Aid
  • Gloves, hat, scarf
  • Spare clothes
  • Camera
  • Sunglasses
  • Binoculars
  • Penknife
  • Walking Poles
  • Flask


Due to various dietary requirements, it's easiest to sort your own food. Be sure to warn the committee of any allergies.

Food required is dependent on the length of the trip but may include:

  • Breakfast (cereal, sausages, toast etc.)
  • Lunch (sandwiches, fruit, biscuits etc.)
  • Tea/dinner/supper (Boil in bag rice, meat, pasta etc.)
  • Snacks (trail mix, crisps, cereal bars etc.)