Packing for Via Egnatia

Packing for Via Egnatia: 

September - October 2015


http://www.viaegnatiafoundation.eu/ 475 KM from Durres to Thessaloniki 

backpack- 2kg

Packed in bottom section of pack 

Exped self inflatable mattress 800 GM
down sleeping bag 800gm
waterproof over pants 200 GM
waterproof poncho 300gm (very handy, covered pack and body)


Packed in top section of pack - easy access if weather changes


gortex jacket - 400  gm
light fleece jacket - 200gm


Main body of pack - everything sorted into stuff sacks, makes it easy to find what's needed!

litre camel back - fits inside sleeve in main pack, with drinking tube
toiletries - shampoo & conditioner, moisturiser, sunscreen, soap, charger -900gm
underwear x 5, bra x 2 - 300 gm 
socks x3 pairs - 200 gm- fantastic injini toe socks! never had a blister wearing these!!!
silk LS shirt - 50gm
Tshirts x3- blue 120gm, black 100 gm green 100 gm 
LS pink Tshirt- 150 GM

Patagonia blue base layer - 120 GM
short sleeved shirt - 100gm
travel jeans- 400gm
2 X zip off travel pants - 400 gm
shorts -150gm
leggings - 250 gm
travel towel LG - 300 gm
hat, swimmers, sarong - 200gm
sandals 300gm
walking boots (wear on plane)
(approx 8200 gm for back pack + contents)  


Front pack - 2950 gm (and day pack)

arm warmers & hat -50gm

cup & spork- 100gm
head lamp -100gm
canon 7d camera - 1.5 kg
wallet passport and documents - 300gm
iPad 700gm 
Walking poles 400gm
guidebook 200 gm





In addition to his gear, Patrick will be carrying an Exped 2 person tent that weighs 1.6 kg