Outdoors

Hiking checklist

What to bring on a typical Sierra Nevada day hike:

ESSENTIALS

Day pack or fanny pack

Water (at least 32 ounces)

High-energy food

Proper footwear

Waterproof jacket/poncho

Flashlight or headlamp

First-aid kit

Sunscreen

Map and compass

Shade hat

SUGGESTED

Sunglasses

Extra clothing/socks

Camera

Insect repellent

Pocketknife

Waterproof matches

Water filter/iodine tablets

Toilet paper and Ziploc bags

Compass

Whistle

Wristwatch

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