Plateau of the Quiraing

Essential Equipment

For Full & Multi Day outings

​The weather on Isle of Skye is changeable so we would strongly advise you to packing the items on the list below.

 

Kit is changeable according to weather and what kind of hike you are to go on.

Base Layer

Not Cotton

Gloves

x2 sets in wet weather 

Outdoor trousers

no Jeans 

Waterproof Trousers

Preferably Gore Tex 

Boots

A nkle Support

Buff

some from of scarf

Waterproof Jacket

Preferably Gore Tex

Jumper

1/2

Hat

Jumper

2/2 Spare

What to wear

Walking pole

Map

map will be provided of route

Sun Hat 

Sun Cream

High factor is better

Smidge

Midge Repellent

Emergency Whistle

Compass

Survival blanket

one man 

Water bottle

one litre

food

+ emergency 

Rucksack

25 Litre

Head torch

+ Spare Batteries

First Aid kit

Other Equipment
  • Thermal base layer top – polyester or Woollen, not cotton

  • Warm fleece

  • Walking trousers- no jeans

  • Spare fleece or synthetic insulating layer

  • Waterproof jacket 

  • Waterproof trousers 

  • Warm hat and gloves

  • Sun hat 

  • suitable footwear

  • Rucksack – roughly 25 litres

  • Lunch

  • ​1 litre flask or water bottle

  • Whistle

  • Emergency survival bag

  • Head torch

  • Sunglasses & sun cream

  • Mobile phone

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