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Equipment needed for Trek and Climb to the Manaslu, and what can be bought in Kathmandu is important and necessary information. Nepal, a country of high Himalayan Mountain range with world’s highest peaks, capturing 8th out 14th above 8,000 m peaks. Includes countless of below and above 7,000 m and 6,000 meters range of snow clad peaks.

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With most of the tallest peaks on this planet earth makes Nepal the number country for all types of adventures. Likewise from hiking, trekking and peak climbing to major mountaineering expeditions, as well for other adventure sports activities.

Namely Mountain Biking, White-Water Rafting the glacial Rivers and Kayaking, Cannoning to Jungle Safari, Paragliding, Zip Line to Bungee Jumping.

Nepal is a haven for adventure seekers and paradise for botanists and photographers. The main influx of visitors to Nepal is for trekking, the country offers a wide range of exciting and exotic destinations. From Eastern Nepal world 3rd highest Mt. Kanchenjunga to the Far West around Dolpo and API and Shaipal Himal. In between Mt. Everest, Makalu around the North Mid-East with Annapurna, Manaslu and Dhaulagiri towards Mid and Far West.

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Besides trekking, the next adventure for visitors is climbing various peaks of Nepal, the country offers more than 35 peaks. Below and above 6,500 m considered as trekking peaks, an ideal and perfect way to start mountaineering for beginners. As well as practice exercise for expert climbers before planning a major higher mountaineering Expedition.

Whether for smaller peak climbing or mountaineering to higher mountains, where all needs to trek to reach respective destinations.

Trekkers might be unaware of what to carry for trekking around Nepal Himalayas as well for peaks or major mountaineering. Most trekking companies like Manaslu Circuit Trek provide a list of gear and equipment needed for the trek as season wise.  

Where most good gear and equipment for trekking and climbing peaks can be bought in Kathmandu or Pokhara also. If it’s too much to carry from home as well with the airlines weight allowance. The only difference is the genuine brand quality and the cost of items. On booking the treks of your choice you can request the concerned agents. What to bring and things that can be bought or hired in Kathmandu trekking and climbing shops and stores.

To make it easier for all travelers for trekking, peak climbing and mountaineering.
Manaslu Circuit Trekking provides a full list required for the adventure around the Himalayas for interested trekkers.

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The equipment needed for Trek and Climb, and what can be bought in Kathmandu are the most important and necessary information. 

Nepal is a country of high Himalayan Mountain range with the world’s highest peaks, capturing 8th out of 14th above 8,000 m peaks. Includes countless below and above 7,000 m and 6,000 meters range of snow-clad peaks.

With most of the tallest peaks on this planet earth makes Nepal the number country for all types of adventures. Likewise from hiking, trekking, and peak climbing to major mountaineering expeditions, as well for other adventure sports activities.

Namely Mountain Biking, White-Water Rafting the glacial Rivers and Kayaking, Cannoning to Jungle Safari, Paragliding, Zip Line to Bungee Jumping.

Nepal is a haven for adventure seekers and a paradise for botanists and photographers. The main influx of visitors to Nepal is for trekking, the country offers a wide range of exciting and exotic destinations. From Eastern Nepal world’s 3rd highest Mt. Kanchenjunga to the Far West around Dolpo and API and Shaipal Himal. In between Mt. Everest, Makalu is around the North Mid-East with Annapurna, Manaslu, and Dhaulagiri towards Mid and Far West. 

Besides trekking, the next adventure for visitors is climbing various peaks of Nepal, the country offers more than 35 peaks. Below and above 

6,500 m are considered trekking peaks, an ideal and perfect way to start mountaineering for beginners. As well as a practice exercise for expert climbers before planning a major higher mountaineering Expedition.

Whether for smaller peak climbing or mountaineering to higher mountains, where all need to trek to reach respective destinations.

Trekkers might be unaware of what to carry for trekking around Nepal Himalayas as well for peaks or major mountaineering. Most trekking companies like Manaslu Circuit Trek provide a list of gear and equipment needed for the trek season-wise.

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Where most good gear and equipment for trekking and climbing peaks can be bought in Kathmandu or Pokhara also. If it’s too much to carry from home as well with the airline’s limited weight allowance. 

The only difference is the genuine brand quality and the cost of the items. On booking, the treks of your choice can be requested by the concerned agents. What to bring and things that can be bought or hired in Kathmandu trekking and climbing shops and stores.

To make it easier for all travelers to trek and peak climbing. 

Manaslu Circuit Trekking provides a full list required for the adventure around the Himalayas for interested trekkers.

Equipment List for Manaslu Circuit Trek: 

Manaslu Circuit Trekking (MCT) provides standard and general Trekking Equipment list for all interested Trekkers. We have added the equipment list for Trekking Peaks.

If it’s too much to carry from your home country some of the necessary equipment can be hired or bought in Kathmandu around Thamel or at Pokhara as well.

Most of the equipment is general and standard lists for all seasons while on trek, but may differ as per the season and duration of trekking and areas of your chosen trip.

For Head:

  • Sun hat or scarf
  • Light balaclava or warm fleece head gear.
  • Sunglasses and snow goggles with UV protection.

For Lower Body:

  • Undergarments
  • Hiking shorts
  • Lightweight cotton long pants
  • Light and expedition weight thermal bottoms
  • Fleece or wool pants (seasonal)
  • Waterproof (preferably breathable fabric) shell pants

For Feet’s:

  • Thin, lightweight inner socks
  • Thick, warm wool hiking socks
  • Hiking boots with spare laces
  • Camp shoes (sneakers and/or sandals)
  • Gaiters for hiking in winter to the base camp

For Upper Body:

  • T-shirts
  • Light and expedition weight thermal tops
  • Fleece jacket or pullover
  • Fleece Wind-Stopper jacket (optional)
  • Waterproof (preferably breathable fabric) shell jacket
  • Down vest and/or jacket *

For Hands:

  • Lightweight gloves
  • Heavyweight gloves or mittens with a waterproof shell outer (seasonal)

Other Accessories:

  • Sleeping bag rated to zero DC * (4 seasons down sleeping bags)
  • Headlamp (e.g. Petzl Zoom) with spare bulbs and batteries
  • Trekking Bags/Duffel bag *
  • Basic First Aid Kit
  • Large plastic bags – for keeping items dry inside your kit / duffel bag.
  • Daypack (approximately 2500 to 3000 cubic inches / 10-15 liters / kgs capacity)
  • Trekking Poles (optional)
  • Water bottle (2) or cameo bag
  • Toiletries (Small wash towel, Toilet papers etc)
  • Ear Plug (who knows some people in the group are snoring) as optional.

Toiletries:

  • 1 medium sized quick drying towel
  • Tooth brush/paste (preferably biodegradable)
  • Multipurpose soaps (preferably biodegradable)
  • Deodorants
  • Nail clippers
  • Face and body moisturizer
  • Feminine hygiene products
  • Small mirror
  •  

On Personal Hygiene:

  • Wet wipes (baby wipes)
  • Tissue /toilet roll
  • Anti-bacterial handwash

Extra Luxuries as optional:

  • Binoculars
  • Reading book
  • Trail Map/Guide book
  • Journal & Pen
  • Walkman
  • Pen and small notebooks
  • Travel games i.e. chess, backgammon, and scrabble.

Please inform your agents in Kathmandu, for the list of equipment that can be bought or hired in Kathmandu or at Pokhara. As most items can be easily bought around the major trekking shops and stores here in Nepal at reasonable price.

Down Jackets, Four season Sleeping Bags are available in Kathmandu for rent or can be bought.  

Trekking Peak climbing equipment list:

  1. Plastic Boot a pair
  2. Crampons a pair
  3. Ice Axe one
  4. Harness one
  5. Carabiner or Karabiner two each
  6. Snow Gaiters a pair
  7. Snow / Sun Glass one each
  8. Warm Gloves a pair
  9. Windproof Jacket & Trouser. a set each
  10. Down Jacket one each
  11. Down sleeping bags one each with inner linear
  12. Main Ropes 200 m ( 50 m per person) as per the peak chosen
  13. Snow Bar 2 / 4 pieces depending upon group size.
  14. Ski Pole (optional) one each.

Following items can be bought or can be hired in Kathmandu / Pokhara as well at Namche Bazaar if trekking around Everest for the climb.

For major mountaineering Expedition Equipment please contact us Manaslu Circuit Trek (MCT).

Any queries regarding to trekking permit or trekking in Nepal are welcome at info@manaslucircuittreks.com or call us directly at +977 9851179975 or WhatsApp us on +977 9851179975.

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