The gear you bring and the clothing you wear greatly affects your comfort and enjoyment in the outdoors. For day hikes, we suggest you dress appropriately for the time of year and bring certain items along with you.
Wear items that you can move comfortably in and try to layer when possible. During spring, fall, and winter try to stay away from cotton as much as possible.
For most trips during the summer season:
For cooler days (Spring or Fall), you can add:
Items with an asterisk are available for loan through Alpine Endeavors
NOTE: If you wear contact lenses you should bring a pair of glasses as a back up.