Equipment list of Annapurna Circuit with Tilicho Lake Trek

The Annapurna Circuit with Tilicho Lake Trek is a popular and challenging trek in Nepal that takes you through stunning landscapes, high mountain passes, and remote villages. As of my last update in September 2021, the equipment required for this trek includes essential gear to ensure your safety and comfort during the journey. Here's a general equipment list:
Trekking Gear:
  • Backpack (40-50 liters) with a waterproof cover
  • Sleeping bag (warm, rated for sub-zero temperatures)
  • Trekking poles (helpful for stability and reducing strain on knees)
  • Trekking boots (broken-in and comfortable)
  • Camp shoes/sandals (for resting at teahouses)
  • Lightweight and quick-drying trekking pants
  • Thermal underwear and trekking shirts (moisture-wicking material)
  • Fleece or down jacket (for warmth)
  • Waterproof and windproof jacket and pants
  • Wide-brimmed hat or cap for sun protection
  • Beanie or warm hat for colder temperatures
  • Sunglasses (with UV protection)
  • Lightweight gloves for lower altitudes
  • Warm, waterproof gloves for higher altitudes and passes
Personal Hygiene:
  • Quick-drying towel
  • Hand sanitizer and wet wipes
  • Toilet paper and plastic bags (for waste disposal)
  • Toothbrush and toothpaste
  • Sunscreen (high SPF) and lip balm with UV protection
  • Personal medications and first aid kit
  • Water bottles or hydration system (2 liters capacity)
  • Water purification tablets or filters
  • Snacks and energy bars
  • Headlamp or flashlight with spare batteries
  • Trekking map and guidebook (optional)
  • Camera with spare batteries or power banks
  • Power adapters and chargers (if necessary)
  • Passport (with necessary visas)
  • TIMS (Trekkers' Information Management System) card
  • Annapurna Conservation Area Permit (ACAP)
  • Travel insurance policy and emergency contact details