Equipment ListBe certain to label all clothing and equipment

 

Most of the items listed below can be purchased in Cody if the need arises. Be certain to label all clothing and equipment. In all cases the more rugged the equipment the better its chances of surviving the rigors of a Wyoming summer.

RANCH - REQUIRED

  • compressable mummy sleeping bag with stuff sack (good to at least 32 degrees. Please, no cotton or flannel)
  • Thermarest or similar sleeping pad
  • sheets (2 sets)
  • blankets (3) (if sleeping bag zips open it can take the place of 2)
  • towels (2)
  • riding boots
  • sneakers
  • warm jacket (wool, fleece, or down)
  • working/hiking boots
  • socks (8 pairs)
  • wool socks (2 pairs)
  • blue jeans (4 pairs)
  • shirts (8)
  • underwear (10 sets)
  • long underwear, top & bottom (polypropylene)
  • pajamas (2)
  • laundry bags (2) labelled with name
  • toilet articles
  • shorts (gym or quick dry)
  • heavy wool sweater, fleece shirt, fleece vest (combination of 2)
  • fleece pants
  • work gloves
  • warm hat & gloves
  • waterproof rain gear (top & bottom, no ponchos)
  • swimming suit
  • pocket knife
  • 32 oz water bottle
  • flashlight/headlamp

RANCH - OPTIONAL

  • musical instrument
  • western hat
  • fishing equipment
  • camera (Ranchers should not rely on their cell phones as cameras)
  • books
  • writing/drawing supplies
  • pillow/pillowcases
  • water shoes/boots/Crocs
  • day pack (for hiking or fishing)
  • cell phone (for travel days)
  • dress/skirt (for girls)
  • camp chair (Crazy Creek or similar)

 

BACKPACKERS - REQUIRED

  • hiking boots
    (well broken in, with cleated soles)
  • backpack (large capacity, 65L to 75L)
  • moisture wicking shirt (2)
  • light socks (4 pairs) (polypropylene recommended)

 

Please, no hair dryers, straighteners or curling irons.

Please call if you need suggestions for new equipment.