My Colorado 14er Packing Checklist Provides All You Need For Safe Summits!

Packing for a 14er trip isn’t easy – my Colorado 14er packing checklist has everything on it you need for your next summer hike or climb. You can print out the checklist, use it on your computer, or share it with friends. No need to ask permission. If you have any comments, do share at alexmderr@gmail.com.

More 14er Packing Checklist Advice

Looking for more resources in addition to my 14er packing checklist? Here’s a collection of my top gear reviews and guides to help you pack and prepare for your next fourteener hike or climb. Make sure you have all the right gear, including backpacks, boots, trekking poles, and other equipment for a safe and successful summit. A 14er Packing Checklist is only as good as the gear you can bring!

Best Gaiters for 14ers
Gear Recommendations

Best Gaiters for 14ers | Five Great Options

During the winter and spring in Colorado, the mountains can see seven feet or more of snowfall in a single storm! Significant amounts of snow are the norm on most fourteeners into June every year.

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Best Helmets for 14ers
Gear Recommendations

Best Helmets for 14ers | Protecting Your Head

Class 1 and 2 mountains don’t have enough technical terrain to make wearing a helmet worth while. However, once you make the transition to class 3 and 4 routes, a helmet becomes critically important to

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Best headlamps for 14ers
Gear Recommendations

Best Headlamps for 14ers | 5 Great Options

Starting early is critically important for 14ers to avoid afternoon thunderstorms. It often means starting your hike in the dark of early dawn. A good headlamp will help you stay on route and safe as

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14er Packing Checklist Guides & Books

Still looking for more resources related to my 14er packing checklist? Here are a few 14er guides and books available for purchase.