The Clothing and Gear list is the result of many years of staff and participant feedback. Please read and follow these suggestions and the check list closely. 

Check List: Upper Body Clothing
  • 1 medium weight fleece jacket or pullover (200 weight fleece), Comfortable, breathes well, insulates when wet. A sufficiently warm wool or wool/synthetic sweater may be substituted - if in doubt, bring two sweaters. 
  • 1 medium weight synthetic long underwear top
  • 2 long sleeved loose fitting shirts, cotton button down, sun hoodie, fishing shirt
  • 3 synthetic t-shirts
  • 3 sport/jog bras (if applicable), one can be used for swimming


  • 1 medium weight fleece or wool hat that covers your ears and the back of your neck
  • 1 wide-brimmed sun hat or baseball cap
  • 1 bandanna (used to shield your head, neck or face from insects and sunburn)
  • 2 reusable face masks (due to COVID-19)  


  • 1 pair sunglasses
  • Prescription eye wear and/or contacts (if applicable). Bring an extra pair in case of loss or damage. If you have limited vision without your glasses, bring prescription sunglasses.
  • Retainer straps (make sure they fit your glasses tightly and have an adjustable strap)
  • Hard cases to store glasses


  • 1 pair of lightweight synthetic gloves (for sun protection)
  • 1 pair wool gloves (for warmth, in the event of inclement weather)