Recommended equipment

​​Suggested kit for day walks and NNAS Courses

Montane Medusa
The Montane Medusa
  1. Rucksack
  2. Boots/approach shoes
  3. Waterproof jacket
  4. Waterproof trousers
  5. Fleece/Soft Shell
  6. Spare warm layer
  7. Hat and gloves
  8. Map and compass
  9. Whistle
  10. Group shelter
  11. Torch + spare batteries (or spare torch)
  12. Food
  13. Drinks
  14. Sunglasses
  15. Sun cream
  16. First aid kit
  17. Personal medication


The above list is not intended to be comprehensive, only a guide.If you do not have a map and compass available, don't worry as we will supply them, as well as any safety equipment. 

The Montane Prism

Below is a list of some of the gear we at North East Guides wear/carry. If you have any questions, please get in touch.