Isle Royale thru-hike

Isle Royale

Jerad Maplethorpe

Coastal
Forest
Bugs
Rain

Jul 5 - Jul 7, 2019

3 days

50 - 80 F

20 MI

Isle Royale is 45 miles (72 km) long and 9 miles (14 km) wide, with an area of 206.73 square miles (535.43 km2), making it the fourth-largest lake island in the world. In addition, it is the largest natural island in Lake Superior, the second-largest island in the Great Lakes (after Manitoulin Island), the third-largest in the contiguous United States (after Long Island and Padre Island), and the 33rd-largest island in the United States.

Packing List

Isle Royale pack

19.78 lb

Base Weight

0.56 lb

Consumables

0 lb

Worn

20.34 lb

Total Weight

Pack

ItemProduct NameManufacturerNotesPriceWornConsumableWeight
1
BackpackBaltoro 75Gregory$ 250.0075 oz

Shelter

ItemProduct NameManufacturerNotesPriceWornConsumableWeight
1
TentHalf Dome 2 PlusREI85 oz
1
FootprintHalf Dome footprintREI8 oz

Sleep System

ItemProduct NameManufacturerNotesPriceWornConsumableWeight
1
PillowDown Pillow LExped7 oz
1
Sleeping BagIgneo 17° LongREI34 oz
1
Sleeping PadProLite PlusTherm-a-Rest23 oz

Water System

ItemProduct NameManufacturerNotesPriceWornConsumableWeight
1
Water FilterGravity Works 4LPlatypus$ 35.0012 oz
1
Water BladderCrux 3LCamelBak8 oz

Clothing

ItemProduct NameManufacturerNotesPriceWornConsumableWeight
1
Rain jacketPrecipMarmot5.5 oz

Cookware

ItemProduct NameManufacturerNotesPriceWornConsumableWeight
1
ButaneMSR - Mountain Safety Research$ 9.00
7.4 oz
1
Stove4 oz
1
Tea KettleHalulite Tea KettleGSI Outdoors7 oz
1
Cup14oz CupBugaboo2 oz

Toiletries

ItemProduct NameManufacturerNotesPriceWornConsumableWeight
1
Face wipesBurt's Bees$ 6.007 oz

Electronics

ItemProduct NameManufacturerNotesPriceWornConsumableWeight
1
HeadlampEnergizer10 oz
1
AAA battery1 oz

Tools

ItemProduct NameManufacturerNotesPriceWornConsumableWeight
1
LighterButane lighterKlipp3 oz
1
Paracord2 oz

Safety

ItemProduct NameManufacturerNotesPriceWornConsumableWeight
1
First Aid Wrap2 oz
1
Head netSea to Summit1 oz

Miscellaneous

ItemProduct NameManufacturerNotesPriceWornConsumableWeight
1
Hiking polesCarbon polesMonoprice1 lb
1
Flask18oz flaskGSI Outdoors4 oz
1
DeetDeetBen's
1.5 oz

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