Alaska Packing List - Alaska Fly Out
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We want you to feel comfortable while on your Alaska adventure. Practical and durable clothing and gear are highly recommended. We encourage the following items for comfort in most activities that Alaska has to offer. Once in the Alaska bush there are limited items available for purchase, so coming prepared is the best practice. Laundry is a limited service at some lodges so please plan accordingly. Please note - this list is general in nature and all items listed may not apply to your adventure.

  • Sturdy, well broken-in comfortable hiking shoes (waterproof recommended)
  • Tennis or camp shoes for the lodge
  • Comfortable clothing
  • Polypropylene or merino base layers and mid-weight layers
  • Mosquito repellent and head net
  • Sunglasses, sunscreen, and sun hat (or baseball hat)
  • Lightweight jacket
  • Lightweight waterproof raingear (pants and hooded jacket)
  • Pile and/or down/synthetic layers
  • At least two changes of clothing (lodge clothes)
  • Warm socks (preferably wool)
  • Swimsuit
  • Lightweight gloves and hats
  • Camera, batteries, memory cards
  • Binoculars, notebook, pen
  • Small personal flashlight or headlamp (mid-August and September)
  • Personal items
  • Casual dinner attire is appropriate for the lodge

*If on a fishing adventure many lodges can provide waders and fishing gear, but it may be necessary to bring your own.