Morocco Family Holiday - Camels on the Beach
The following checklist should help you with your packing. As a general rule, you should always try to keep the weight of your equipment to a minimum.
You must bring the following items:
Walking boots / comfy sturdy walking shoes for children
Lightweight thermal or fleece gloves (not in Jul&Aug)
Trekking trousers / pants
Waterproof over-trousers / rain-pants
Baselayer shirts (short sleeve & long sleeve)
Shirts or T-shirts (wicking)
Fleece jacket or warm jumper
Eyewear - Sunglasses
Sun protection (including total bloc for lips, nose etc.)
Water bottles 1 Litre / 1 quart (x2)
3 season sleeping bag*
Washbag and toiletries
Small padlock (to lock your KE kit bag)
Daypack c.25 litres
Selection of dry bags (to keep trek bag contents dry)
Headtorch / headlamp with spare batteries
Basic personal first aid kit, including: A broad spectrum antibiotic, antiseptic cream, throat lozenges, diarrhoea treatment (Imodium), painkillers, plasters (band aids) and blister treatment, Insect repellent (DEET), and re-hydration salts (Dioralite). Glucose tablets and multi-vitamin tablets are also a good idea.
The following items are optional:
Cycle helmet(1) see notes
Sleeping bag liner
Thermarest* (note that foam mattresses are provided)
Gaiters (useful when walking through thorny sections)
Trainers / sneakers or sandals for camp
Wetwipes (note that water for washing can sometimes be scarce)
Camera, media, spare batteries
Pocket-knife (note: always pack sharp objects in hold baggage)
Repair kit (eg. needle, thread, duct tape)
Toys / games / books / a football etc.
(1)We recommend you bring a cycle helmet for anyone intending to ride mules or camels. Please note that these animals can be unpredictable and difficult to control, and if you wish to ride, this is at your own risk.
*Available for hire/rental through KE Adventure Travel.
Remember when outfitting your family that KE clients are entitled to a 15% discount at Cotswold Outdoor