Example Camping Supplies Checklist

Home » Colorado Rockies Activities » Example Camping Supplies Checklist

Written by Cassidy Barnes posted on Wednesday, March 3rd, 2010

0.00 avg. rating (0% score) - 0 votes

An otherwise perfect trip camping in Colorado can be ruined over the smallest thing- like forgetting socks for your hiking boots. Don’t let it happen!

Kayakers on their way to another memorable camping trip. (Colorado Tourism Office)

Take a look over this example checklist and make one yourself before you set out on your next camping adventure. Read here for more camping tips.

Check it twice!

Tent & Sleeping Gear
Tent (+poles, rope, stakes, hammer for the stakes, rain fly)
Sleeping bags (+ extra blankets, pillows)
Mat or Air mattress (+ pump and batteries)

Food & Utensils
Water! (and lots of it)
Water Filter
Coolers (+ ice)
Canteen/Water bottle
Cups
Silverware
Plates/bowls
Propane Grill or Camp Stove (+ fuel tanks)
Matches or Lighter
Firewood
Folding Table (+chairs)
Tin Foil
Grill Skewers and Spatula
Tupperware/zip-loc bags
Garbage bags
Pots/pans
Can Opener
Food (don’t forget the coffee and s’

mores!)

Clothing & Footwear
Tennis Shoes
Hiking Boots
Sandals (for the shower)
Jeans and Shorts
T-shirts and Sweatshirt
Rain Jacket
Socks and Underwear
Hat
Swimming Suit/Trunks

Toiletries
Toothbrush (+toothpaste, floss)
Soap
Shampoo and Conditioner
Comb
Deoderant
Toilet Paper
Kleenex
Medication (allergy, pain, prescription, etc.)
First Aid Kit
Sunscreen
Mosquito Repellant
Hand Wipes/Hand Sanitizer

Navigation
Compass
Flashlight/lantern (+batteries)
Map
Guidebooks
Watch

Extras
Wallet (ID card, cash, credit cards)
Pocketwatch
Camera (+batteries, film/memory cards)
Cell Phone
Emergency Contacts Info Card
List of nearby hotels
Umbrella
Fire Extinguisher
Binoculars
Fishing/ hunting license and/or all necessary park permits
Activity gear (i.e. climbing gear, fishing pole, kayak, canoe, oars, etc.)

Colorado Rockies Activities

© 2019 Canadian Rockies Vacations Guide – Banff National Park. This site is owned and maintained by CanadianRockies.org SA.