Esk Gorge – Extreme Ghyll Scramble – Kit List

What to wear for ghyll scrambling in Esk Gorge

You need to dress for a walk in the mountains.

  • trousers
  • top
  • an extra layer to put on after the ghyll
  • boots/trainers – the walk to the ghyll is along a farm track
  • jacket

Be prepared for any weather  – layers are ideal

To wear in the ghyll

  • underwear/swimmers
  • rash vest/t-shirt/thermal top
  • thick socks
  • a pair of shorts (to wear over your wetsuit)

We will provide

  • wetsuit
  • cag jacket
  • boots
  • buoyancy aid
  • helmet

You will also need

  • a good packed lunch
  • a drink
  • spare socks
  • sunblock
  • medicines you might need during the day (asthma, epipen, etc)