Personal Field Equipment Checklist
This is a list of personal equipment that you are responsible for
bringing to the field. Obviously, some items are only appropriate
if we expect bad weather, or an overnight stay.
Please let the instructor know if you don't have any of these.
You can rent items such as sleeping bags and tents from the Lombardi
Recreation Center on campus.
Heavy Shoes (over ankle) Hat (for sun) Sunglasses
Lip Balm/Chapstik Wool Socks Gaiters (opt.)
Jeans Stout Belt Canteen (2 l)
Pocket Knife Snakebite Kit Bandana
Warm Shirt Short-Sleeve Shirt Long Underwear
Sweater Windbreaker Coat
Warm Hat Warm Gloves Muffler
Pens and Pencils Rulers Protractor
Watch Spare Glasses Day Pack
Work Gloves Field Notebook Maps
Rock Hammer Medicines Prescriptions
Insurance Card Sleeping Bag Duffel Bag
Plastic Cup Plastic Bowl Fork, Spoon
Toilet Kit Soap Towel
Toilet Paper ID Papers (xeroxed?) Money (food, etc.)
Small Flashlight Spare Batteries
This is list of equipment that a group camping overnight in the field
would find useful. For such a trip, please let the instructor know if
you have any of these.
Stoves Pots, Pans Picks
Cooking Utensils Camp Tables Shovels
Camp Chairs Tarps/Groundsheets Brunton Compasses
Tents Lanterns CB Radios
Coolers (large) Water Jugs (5 gal) Windup Alarm Clock