Gear List – Washington DC to Shenandoah Cycle Loop

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Bicycle (with bells and whistles)

  • Surley Troll
  • Surley Nice front and rear rack
  • Delta INOX bottle cages (3)
  • Cateye front (2) and rear light
  • Topeak bar extender

Bike Gear

  • Ortlieb back roller classic
  • Ortlieb front roller city
  • Multi tool – Crank brothers M19
  • Chain tool – Park Tool CT-5
  • Tire levers (3)
  • Spare tubes (2)
  • Tire patch kit – Park Tool
  • Tire boot – Park Tool TB-2
  • Hand Pump – Lezyne
  • Lubricant – Tri-flow
  • Degreaser – Finish Line
  • Adjustable wrench
  • Chain Brush
  • Water bottles (2)
  • bungee cords of various sizes (5)

Camp Gear and Kitchen

  • Tent – Kelty Salida 2
  • Rain tarp – ENO ProFly
  • Sleeping bag – Kelty cosmic down
  • Sleeping pad – Therm-a-rest Ridgerest
  • Headlamp – Black Diamond
  • Water filter – Sawyer
  • Water storage #1 – Platypus foldable bottles (2)
  • Water storage #2 – MSR dromedary 10L
  • Bear Canister – Bear Vault BV450
  • Stove – MSR Pocket Rocket 2 Deluxe
  • Fuel bottles – 8 and 4 ounce MSR
  • Fork/spoon, bowl, and cookpot
  • Mini griddle
  • Foldable spatula
  • Insulated mug
  • knife
  • lighter
  • matches
  • Folding saw – Sven Saw

Electronics

  • Cell phone
  • Power – Anker 26800 mAh (big)
  • Camera – GoPro Hero 7
  • USB charging cables
  • extra batteries

Food

Enough food for at least 6 days, including

  • cliff bars
  • granola bars
  • pancake mix – Birch Benders (just add water)
  • oatmeal
  • nilla wafers
  • nutella
  • beef jerky
  • dried chili mix – Bear Creek
  • dried soup mix – Bear Creek
  • canned chicken
  • dried potatoes – Idahoan
  • coffee (instant)
  • tea

Clothes and Other Stuff

  • Windbreaker
  • cycle shorts (2)
  • cycle jerseys (2)
  • shoes
  • insulated jacket
  • Waterproof jacket and pants – Columbia
  • Lightweight base layer – Smartwool
  • mid-weight base layer – Smartwool
  • Socks (4)
  • underwear (3)
  • long pants
  • T-shirt (2)
  • shorts
  • Bicycle helmet
  • Sun hat
  • sunglasses
  • balaclava
  • pocket knife
  • First Aid Kit
  • chap stick
  • toothbrush/toothpaste
  • wash cloth
  • concentrated soap
  • collapsible bucket
  • towel
  • sunscreen
  • insect repellent
  • pen and paper
  • squirrel stickers