Rafting Gear List | Water Adventure Gear CheckList

Rafting in Himalayan Rivers is a popular and thrilling adventure activity in Nepal. There is nothing like paddling against the Himalayan rapids and feel the thrill of it. The adrenaline rush and the fun at the same time can create a great adventure experience in the water from the Himalayas.

Rafting adventure in Nepal can be done in rivers with different rapid classes from class 3 to 5+ on different seasons. From a day in the water to multiple days’ overnight camping rafting
adventure can be done in the rivers of Nepal. Regardless of the duration of your rafting adventure, you need to have some basic gears before going into the water. Here is a list of basic rafting gear. You may filter from the list as per your need. Major river equipment like helmets, lifejackets, and paddles will be provided to you.

Sample Pack List for Rafting and Water Adventure:

  • Sleeping Bag
  • Sleeping pad / Thermo rest
  • Rain shell
  • Warm jacket
  • Warm Hat
  • River shoes
  • Sunglasses
  • Sunscreen (SPF 30+ Recommended)
  • Sun hat or visor
  • Headlight
  • Extra batteries
  • A good book
  • Personal Toiletries
  • Water bottle
  • Quick-dry towel
  • Rafting clothes: Appropriate nylon polyester clothing that dries quickly and keeps you from cold.
  • Camp clothes: As per your comfort and need.

The gear list for Rafting and Adventure consists of very basic gear that we need in a rafting adventure in the rivers of Nepal. The items may vary as per the duration of the adventure. Staying warm and comfortable, protected from sunburn is important so getting well equipped all the time is always wise.