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Equipment List

Equipment List

Each student is provided with the items listed below on Day 1 of their wilderness therapy program journey. Students keep all  clothing and gear issued after course completion.

Bates

Equipment

  • 1 personal tent
  • 1 internal frame backpack
  • 1 duffel bag
  • 1 canoe bag
  • 1 sleeping bag
  • 1 sleeping mat
  • 2 water bottles
  • Complete kitchenware set

Clothing

  • 2 pairs quick-dry pants/shorts
  • 2 short-sleeved wicking ROP T-shirts
  • 1 long-sleeved T-shirt
  • 3 pair liner socks
  • 2 pair wool hiking socks
  • 1 set waterproof pants and rain jacket with hood
  • 1 fleece or wool sweater
  • 1 fleece jacket
  • 1 set wicking long underwear (top and bottom)
  • 1 bandanna
  • 1 wool or fleece hat
  • 1 pair leather gloves
  • 1 pair closed-toed sandals
  • 1 pair high-quality hiking boots

                        Study Material

                        • 1 ROP curriculum
                        • 1 ballpoint pen
                        • 1 journal
                        • 1 workbook
                        • art supplies

                        Note: Parents will be billed for items their child loses or damages during the program that must be reissued.


                        Students are provided with all the following equipment as each phase requires:

                        Hired Equipment

                        • Kayaks (including all waterproof items)
                        • Mountain bikes
                        • Road bicycles

                          Student packing list

                          Rites of Passage Wilderness