Touring Checklist


The updated checklist of things to bring for bike camping, TripTrumpet-style:

BIKEGEAR:
2 sets of biking clothes (long & short jersey, long & short pants, socks)
bike shoes
rain jacket & pants
bike kit: pump, spare tube, patch kit, allen wrench+ tool, tire irons, grease/oil
helmet, gloves, sunglasses
coil lock
3 shockcords (1 spare)
attachable headlight
maps, map clipboard

FOODGEAR:
canned and dry food
spices (sugar, pepper...)
energy bars
2 water bottles
stove & fuel cannister
cookware: skillet, pot, utensils, messplate, tupperware container
dishsoap, sponge
twine for hanging food
extra ziplock bags

CAMPGEAR:
fleece hat and gloves (never know when you get cold)
set of lightweight longsleeve campground clothes (polypro shirt, pants)
fleece and/or rain jacket shell
tent, sleeping bag, fleece scrunch pillow, thermarest
flipflops, hiking sandals
headlamp, spare batteries
pocket knife, cleaning liquid, sponge

HEALTHGEAR:
toiletries, including sunscreen
medical kit - bandages, stuff for headache and dehydration, disinfectant spare toilet paper (damn straight!)
shaving kit

MY FUN STUFF:
trumpet in foam case, oil and cleaning kit, silent mute, music cards with contact info for handing out
2 books, the random magazine
iPod and charger
camera and charger, upload cable
phone and charger
(need to combine the three above!)
empty day backpack
2 pens, tiny notebook, notebook for writing
pencil, eraser, sharpener, drawing pad
tiny portable chair/stool for busking

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