Things that come in handy in Kamchatka


The most important thing in traveling is good shoes. You will walk a lot on different surfaces: slag, lava, snow, sand, etc. Therefore, you will need different shoes.
  1. For walks and ascents - well-worn trekking boots (such as Gore-tex) on a thick, corrugated sole, fixing the ankle .
  2. In July, we strongly recommend taking rubber boots on a grooved sole for hiking in the snow.
  3. Comfortable shoes for walking around the city.
  4. Rubber slates, comfortable when bathing in thermal pools.
  1. The most convenient principle in clothing - "cabbage" or "onion" - consists in combining: ajacket (waterproof Waterproof and a windproof Wind block), a fleece jacket, a vest, a T-shirt.
  2. Gloves will need windproof.
  3. Cap.
  4. You will often swim in various thermal pools along the way, so do not forget bathing suits, towels.
  5. Socks are better to buy in specialized stores.
Other necessary things
  1. Sunglasses with high eye protection.
  2. Sunburn cream of high order for the face and hands from burns in the mountains.
  3. At Avachinsky Shelter, sleeping bags are needed for overnight stays in the house. Rent is possible - 200 rubles per day. You can take with you a personal liner in a sleeping bag.
  4. Remedy for mosquitoes and midges. We have practically no ticks. Fixed single bites within the city.
  5. Personal hygiene products: soap, shampoo, toothpaste, etc.
  6. Recommended for trips on snow and slag "gaiter" or "flashlights."
  7. Trekking sticks. They can be rented (100 rubles per round).
  8. Raincoat.
Individual first aid kit
Drugs you need personally.
Backpack 15-20 liters
In which your belongings will be placed upon - ascent (sandwiches, water, spare items for climbing). Bag or suitcase in which baggage will travel.
Flashlight headlamp
It will take at night at the tourist base.