Photo: Simon Grada

EQUIPMENT CHECKLIST

This list is intended as a guide, and should be modified according to individual needs. Printable pdf file.

 

CANOEING OR KAYAKING EQUIPMENT

☐ Boat (canoe or kayak)*

☐ PFD (Personal Flotation Device, correct size)*

☐ Paddles and bailer or pump*

☐ Floating rope or Throw rope (15 meters)*

☐ Whistle*

 

☐ Map in waterproof bag (or Ziploc)

☐ Laced shoes (anti-slip soles, suitable for going in water)

☐ Wool socks

☐ Kneepad

☐ Bathing suit or shorts

☐ T-shirt

☐ Long-sleeved shirt

☐ Sun hat or cap, with straps

☐ Wool shirt or fleece

☐ Rain gear

☐ Pants (polyester or nylon)

☐ Waterproof bag

☐ Thermos or bottle

☐ Wool hat or tuque

 

FOR KAYAK EXPEDITION, ADD:

☐ Sprayskirt

☐ Paddle float

 

ACCORDING TO SEASON:

☐ Gloves

☐ Wetsuit

☐ Neoprene boots and wool socks

 * Mandatory equipment as per Transport Canada regulation

 

CAMPING GEAR

☐ Tent (complete)

☐ Foam pad/Thermarest

☐ Sleeping bag (three-season)

☐ Flashlight or headlight and batteries

☐ Stove and fuel

☐ Pots with lids

☐ Knife

☐ Plates, cups and cutlery

☐ Food

☐ Cooking kit (matches and/or lighter, salt, pepper, spice, pot holder, biodegradable
     soap, washcloth, can opener, spatula, etc.)

☐ Tarpaulin (group)

☐ Utility cord (60 feet)

☐ Personal hygiene kit

☐ Garbage bags

☐ Camp saw

☐ Candles

☐ Toilet paper

☐ Waterproof container or waterproof bag

☐ Trowel

 

SAFETY EQUIPMENT

☐ Extra paddle (one per boat)

 

☐ Sunglasses with safety straps

☐ Sunscreen

☐ Moisturizing cream

☐ Insect repellent or net

☐ First aid kit

☐ Sewing kit

☐ Compass

☐ Duct Tape

☐ Extra batteries

 

☐ Repair kit

☐ Safety knife

☐ Personnal Medication

☐ Extra glasses or extra contact lenses and cleaning solution

 

FOR LONGER EXPEDITIONS, ADD:

☐ Radio, satellite phone or "Spot"

☐ Extra maps

☐ Extra food

 

CHANGE OF CLOTHES

☐ Underwear

☐ Warm socks

☐ Pants

☐ T-shirt

☐ Shirt

☐ Sweater

☐ Footwear

☐ Wool hat or tuque

☐ Towel

☐ Wet-clothes bag

 

OPTIONAL

☐ Camera

☐ Binoculars

☐ Water filter or water treatment pills

☐ Satellite phone or "Spot"

Expedition Planning

Choosing a Circuit

Choosing a Craft

Equipment Check List

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Email : info@canot-camping.ca

Telephone : 1-819-435-2331 et 1-888-435-2331