Equipment list - 4WD Tours Winter


Boots and Clothing:

  • Hiking Boots – with high cut to give sufficient ankle support. Preferably the sole should be soft but robust. Gore-Tex or alternative waterproof membrane is a preferable. 
  • Warm wool or fleece sweater (2nd layer). 
  • Long sleeve shirt (thermal underwear) – Wool or synthetic. 
  • Rain Jacket or an Anorak with hood – waterproof and breathable. 
  • Hiking pants.
  • Rain trousers – Waterproof and breathable. 
  • Gloves – Wool or synthetic. 
  • Socks – Wool or synthetic. Two or three pairs. 
  • Warm hat – Wool or synthetic. 


Other gear:

  • Backpack for extra clothes and food during the day. Size :20-30 litres (1200 - 2000 cu in). 
  • Sleeping bag (huts).
  • Headlamp (huts). 
  • A duffel bag for your baggage; note that a suitecases are to be avoided.
  • Swimsuit and a towel – light and packable. 
  • Toothbrush and toiletries.
  • Sunglasses & sun protection. 
  • Water container. 


Optional gear:

  • Walking poles. 
  • Gaiters. 
  • Pen knife. 
  • Sun/rain Hat or a Cap. 
  • Thermal mat (for lunch breakes). 
  • Camera, spare batteries and a memory card or films.