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Hey guys do you know how far it is from the basin ,down the pinnacles trail to the south rim and back up the same trail, excluding the Northeast rim Trail?
Here is my checklist so far... What do you guys think...Clothes:Long sleeve under Columbia short sleeve shirtUnder Armour shorts Wool socks Synthetic UnderwearWide brim hatSalamon Hiking shoes (no chacos)Gear:Two man hardwear drifter tent, 5lbs 70 liter backpack, wife has a smaller oneThermarest Air cushions and pillowsCocoon sheetExtras:....Sunglasses headlampflashlightLed lanternWhistle First aid kitToothbrushMess kit for cookingpan for water+2 spoonsSmall butane stove + fuelCameraLock Tp + shovel(plastic) +ziplocks 4 TPBaby powderPocket knifeToothbrush Ziplocks for trash etc..see belowLighter bear spray water 1 3 liter bladder MORE liter containers8x16oz bottles water replace w/ 3x20oz gatorade, then stuff all your trash in 1 of the empties, you can cram a lot in there w/ stick or hiking pole 1 32oz coconut water A couple dry Gatorade packsWater tablets do you have a filter pump? how are you going to get the water in your containers IF you pump?Wife has 2 liter bladder more liters8 16oz bottles water that's a lot of bottles32oz coconut water a couple dry Gatorade packsFood Day 1Mountain house spaghetti and meatballsDay2BreakfastDried bacon egg oatmeal or bagels or trailmix or poptarts Lunch - mount house spaghetti and meatballs again have snacks for lunch a cheesburger at the lodge when you get downSnacksDried blueberries4 cliff bars eachPb and crackersbagels, less mess+more filling+pack bettertrail mix
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