Christy and Aaron Tracker

Follow Christy and Aaron on their backpacking trip around the world

Our Gear

Posted by Aaron in on 09 19th, 2009

After months of preparation, and many trips to REI, we finally have our packs filled and ready. Here is a list of every single piece of equipment (including vaccinations):

Christy

Vaccines
– One Bacterial Meningitis Vaccine
– One Yellow Fever Vaccine
– One Tetanus Vaccine
– One Adult Polio Vaccine
– Two Hepatitis B Vaccines
– One Hepatitis A Vaccine
– One Typhoid Vaccine
– One H1N1 Vaccine

Medications
– Malaria pills (Doxycycline – 8-Month Supply)
– Two Traveler’s Diarrhea Prescriptions
– Probiotic Pills
– Pepto Bismol (Liquid AND Tablets)
– Claritin Pills
– HUGE Bottle of Advil
– Cold and Flu Medicine
– Antihistamine Cream

Clothing
– Three Dry Fit Short Sleeve Shirts
– Two Cotton Shirts
– One Sleeveless Cotton Shirt
– One Sleeveless Dry Fit Shirt
– One Long Sleeve Dry Fit Shirt
– Two Pairs of Cotton Shorts
– One Pair of Cotton Capri Pants
– One Pair of Cotton Pants
– One Pair of Army Pants
– Five Pairs of Antibacterial, Dry Wick Socks

Shoes
– One Pair of Waterproof Hiking Shoes
– One Pair of Flip Flops

Outerwear
– One Down Jacket
– One Waterproof Jacket
– One Pair of Waterproof Pants

Underwear
– Two Sports Bras (Black and White)
– One Regular Bra (Nude)
– Eight Pairs of Underpants

Essentials
– One Travel Pillow
– One Quick Dry Towel
– One Pair of Travel sheets
– One Camelbak Water Pack
– Travel Size Shampoo, Conditioner, Body Soap
– Toothbrush and Toothpaste
– One Umbrella
– Tampons

Safety Essentials
– Water Filtration Pills
– Antibacterial Hand Sanitizer
– First Aid Kit
– Mosquito Repellent
– Mosquito Net

Extras
– iPad
– iPod
– Flip Camera
– Two Digital Cameras
– One Notebook

Documents
– Passport
– International Youth Travel Card
– Proof of Yellow Fever Vaccine
– IAMAT Card