All participants must bring with them a day pack containing:
2 litres water
Lunch and snacks.
Rain Shell/Jacket (NOT a thin Raincoat or poncho!)
Sturdy non-slip shoes (Dunlop Volleys preferred!).
**Wetsuit & Thermal Top**
small floatation device optional (often the dry bag is sufficient.
Sun Hat & Sunscreen
Small first aid kit
Woolen jumper or fleece
10-15 litre Dry Bag or 3 strong plastic bags for waterproofing clothes and food
Camera or “Go-Pro” (waterproofed!)
Spare change of shoes, socks, clothes and a towel
Helmets, hareness and descenders will be provided for all participants; however you are encouraged to bring your own gear.
Note: The canyon involves long periods in cold deep water where we will be floating down the river. Participants need to be competent swimmers and MUST have a floatation device to lie upon.