Equipment for the Yorkshire Three Peaks

We recommend carrying the kit below on a self-organised Yorkshire challenge. On an organised event, some of this, such as safety blankets and shelters, will be carried by your mountain guides.

To carry in your backpack

  • Water (two litres)
  • Map
  • Compass
  • Head torch
  • Mobile phone
  • Spare socks
  • First aid kit
  • Sunglasses & suncream
  • Gloves
  • Hat
  • Waterproofs
  • Emergency shelter
  • Safety blanket

Optional equipment

  • Walking poles
  • GPS
  • Camera

Equipment worn

  • Walking boots
  • Sports top and bottoms
  • Lightweight walking trousers
  • Sports-type top (not cotton)
  • Fleece / sports-type hoodle

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