Here is the go-to checklist for a Venture Outdoors snowshoeing trip. Use these for your next adventure with us or to help plan a trip for your family and friends.

The Venture Outdoors Essentials
  • Signed Assumption of Risk Form (one for each participant)
  • Snowshoes or cross country skis (if needed and not provided)
  • Water (in an insulated hydration pack or water bottle)
  • Base layer(s)
  • Mid-layers(s) (vest, jacket)
  • Non-cotton layers (hiking pants, shirts, socks and jacket extra clothes, NO jeans)
  • Shell (top and bottom)
  • Fleece hat/headliner/balaclava
  • Gloves/mittens/glove liners
  • Socks/sock liners
  • Hiking boots (already broken in)
  • Rain gear (jacket and pants)
  • Snacks/energy bars
Nice To Have
  • Sunscreen
  • Lip balm
  • Sunglasses
  • Hat with a brim to keep the sun, rain or water from your eyes
  • Goggles
  • Hand/foot warmers
  • Hiking or trekking poles
  • Headlamp or flashlight
  • Extra pairs of socks
Beyond The Essentials
  • Watch with altimeter and/or GPS
  • First aid and emergency kit
  • Insulated sitting pad
  • Camera/phone
  • Money