It is possible to hire a personal porter who will carry between 7kg-14kg of your gear and some tour companies include porters as standard in their service.
Can you crawl in and out of the tent without getting the floor soaked?However, there are now many choices for water-resistant down.On top of being worn 24/7, base layers need to keep you comfortable in a range of conditions, from cold nights camping or sitting static to wicking sweat on a tough ascent all without stinking to high heaven.Avoid cotton as they absorb and retain moisture making your foot susceptible to blistering.Do not arrive with brand new boots that you havent worn yet you will get blisters, sore feet and even loose toe-nails!Have a look at these versatile and seamless Buff neck gaiters or these Delicol outdoor bandannas.So how do you choose the right one?A water-resistant urethane coating is also beneficial Design: For perfect fit the harness and suspension system should be multi-size and adjustable.The coldest months coincide with the dry popular trekking season of May through September.
Recommended Options on Amazon To deal briefly with the weatherproof factor, gloves are intrinsically not waterproof as much as retailers will try tell you they are.
A cheap and cheerful trekking pole of decent quality is the Black Diamond Trail Back.
During the dry shoulder months of March-April and October-November you can get away with a three season bag (-4 C / 25F).
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Top Picks, insole, baselayer (Synthetic, Polyester, Capilene, Merino, Blend its just a base layer, wont any old thing do?
Camp shoes will provide just that.Torso) base layer, but it is worthwhile bringing one bottom (i.e.In general though we recommend to plan for some rain all year round, moderate temperatures during the day and cold to sub-zero temperatures at night.Visiting Machu Picchu by train is fine, but we would not recommend a trekking / camping trip at this time of the year.Going back to the original questionany old thing really wont.A perfect fit is if your finger sits snugly in this gap.It is possible to buy water at certain points along the trail but we recommend against this as its expensive and leads to unnecessary waste on the trail.You should make your bottoms will be comfortable for hiking over an extended period of time.