A BIG GIANT MONSTER LIST (If you’re into that sort of thing.)

Honestly though…..I’m into that sort of thing. I love reading other people’s lists almost as much as I like making my own. 

So, here’s a super extensive (and somehow still probably not exhaustive) gear list for my GDMBR trip. (But first here’s a photo of everything in case you don’t feel like reading.) 

  • Bike: 2018 Kona Unit X (Med) All parts stock, except . . .
    • Soma Dream Riser Handlebar (cut to 710mm)
    • Ergon GS1 grips
    • Profile Designs Boxer bar ends (mounted near center of bar) + bar tape
    • Avid BB7 mechanical disc brakes
    • Shimano SPD PD-M324 pedals

  • Bags
    • Revelate Ranger Frame Bag (Med)
    • Revelate Sweetroll Handlebar Bag (Large)
    • Revelate Terrapin Seatpost bag (14L)
    • Revelate Mountain Feedbag Handlebar Bag
    • Road Runner Bags Auto-pilot Handlebar Bag
    • Oveja Negra Lunchbox Handlebar bag
    • Road Runner Bags Bouy Fork Bag
    • Blackburn Outpost Cargo Cage (x3: down tube, L and R fork)
    • Sea to Summit ultra-sil packable backpack
    • Patagonia Travel mini hip pack

  • Water storage
    • Nalgene 1.5L bottles (x2: down tube, L fork)
    • Polar insulated water bottle (24oz)
    • Platypus 2L water bladder

  • Bike/Gear Repair
    • 2 spare WTB tubes (27.5 x 2.8”)
    • 2 pedros tire levers
    • Topeak mini-morph bike pump
    • Topeak mini 9 multi-tool
    • Various size zip-ties
    • Chain lube
    • Leatherman Skeletool Multi-tool
    • ATLIN Spoke wrench tool
    • Super glue
    • Gorilla tape
    • Electrical tape
    • Tube patch kit
    • Park tool tire boots
    • Chain breaker
    • Rag
    • Leather needle + heavy duty nylon thread
    • Tenacious tape (to repair jackets, sleeping pad, tent, bags)
    • Fiberfix Spoke replacement kit
    • Spares
      • bolts for water bottle mounts (5mm)
      • disc rotor bolts
      • Avid Juicy metallic brake pads
      • SRAM PC-1100 chain
      • Kona rear dropout/derailleur hanger
      • Brake cable

  • Camping
    • Big Agnes Windy Point 1 tent + ground cover + S2S compression dry bag
    • North Face 15 degree down sleeping bag + REI med compression bag
    • Thermarest NeoAir sleeping pad (Reg)
    • GSI Outdoors Halulite Boiler pot, 1.1L
    • Primus Classic trail stove + fuel
    • Sea to Summit titanium Spork
    • REI enamel camp cup + carabiner
    • Black Diamond Ion headlamp + AAA batteries
    • Sawyer Squeeze water filter w/ filler bag
    • Paracord
    • Lighters x 4
    • Emergency Firestarter
    • Swiss Army Knife
    • Small bottle campsuds
    • The Deuce #2 Trowel
    • Ursack bear-proof bag
    • Gallon freezer bags (2)
    • Plastic bags (2)
    • 6 spare AAA batteries
    • Microfiber dishcloth/towel
    • Campsuds soap

  • Personal Care/Toiletries
    • SPF 50 sunscreen
    • Bug spray
    • Travel toothbrush + paste
    • Small microfiber towel
    • Wilderness wipes
    • GoToob 1.7oz bottles (2) w/
      • Campsuds
      • Sunscreen
    • GoTubb 0.9oz tubs (3) w/
      • Chamois cream
      • Tiger Balm
      • Bike Grease
    • Ear plugs
    • Diva Cup
    • Burt’s Bees pomegranate chapstick
    • Toilet paper

  • First Aid
    • Ibuprofen
    • Pepto Chewables
    • Benadryl
    • Various size Band-aids
    • Butterfly Band-aids
    • Wrapping Gauze
    • Wrapping ace-type bandage
    • Alcohol wipes
    • Water treatment tabs (for back-up)
    • Antibacterial ointment

  • Clothing
    • Specialized Aspire Helmet
    • Tifosi Swank sunglasses
    • 2 pairs Twin Six standard bibs
    • 2 Smartwool merino T-shirts
    • Columbia Silver Ridge Lite LS shirt
    • North Face Aphrodite camp shorts
    • REI Co-Op merino half-zip pullover
    • REI Co-Op merino leggings
    • Outdoor Research Helium II Rain jacket
    • REI Co-Op Cycling Rain-Pants
    • Mountain Hardwear Ghost Whisperer down jacket
    • 2 Ice Breaker merino sports bras
    • Pearl Izumi padded fingerless cycling gloves
    • Showers Pass waterproof knit gloves
    • Rapha merino winter cycling cap
    • Rapha merino neck warmer
    • Rothera Cycling Cap
    • Sugoi waterproof shoe covers
    • Pearl Izumi mountain bike shoes XXX
    • Teva Universe sandals
    • 3 pairs Smartwool merino socks (2 light, 1 med/heavy)
    • 2 pairs cotton underwear

  • Electronics, Navigation, personal
    • iPhone 8 + Otterbox case + charging cable
    • Garmin Edge 520 Plus + charging cable
    • Kindle paperwhite + charging cable
    • MSW Cricket USB rechargeable rear light
    • Cygolite Dash 460 USB rechargeable front light
    • SPOT Gen3 GPS tracker
    • Counter Assault Bear Bell
    • 2 external battery packs (both Anker 11000ish)
    • UE Roll Bluetooth speaker + charging cable
    • 2 plug blocks
    • Rite in the Rain notebook + Pen
    • Adventure Cycling Association paper maps: GDMBR
    • Ottolock 30in cinch lock

Does this look like 66 lbs? It is.


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