Havasu Falls Packing List

Havasu Falls Packing List

Visiting Havasu Falls requires some hiking and camping equipment. Below is a list of recommended clothing, gear items, and food for making your trip to Havasu Falls perfect!


  • Nylon pants and shorts
  • Swimming suit
  • Multiple pairs of wool or synthetic hiking socks
  • Water shoes or sandles
  • Supportive hiking shoes or boots
  • Cotton t-shirts (to hike in when hot)
  • 1-2 long-sleeved fleece or wool layers
  • Rain jacket and pants
  • Wide-brimmed sun hat
  • Warm hat in early spring, late fall and winter
  • light-weight gloves in early spring, late fall and winter
  • Long underwear in early Spring, late fall and winter

Camping Gear

  • Backpack
  • Trekking poles
  • Backpacking tent
  • Lightweight sleeping bag
  • Lightweight sleeping pad
  • Camping pillow
  • Stuff sac for clothing
  • Backpacking stove
  • Stove fuel
  • Matches or lighter
  • Cooking pots and pans
  • Plates, bowls, utensils, mugs, cups
  • Waterbottles
  • Headlamp and extra batteries
  • Sunscreen and bug repellent


Food, Snacks, Drinks

  • Energy bars
  • Electrolyte mix
  • Snacks (nuts, trail mix, dried fruit…etc.)
  • Breakfast food: instant oatmeal, granola, bagels, cream cheese
  • Lunch food: bread, peanut butter, honey, chips, fruit, tuna packets, cheese
  • Dinner food: dehydrated backpacking meals, tortillas, cheese, chicken packets, spices
  • Water treatment (iodine, chlorine or water filter)


  • Hammock
  • Camera and batteries
  • Mosquito head net
  • Hiking gaiters
  • Star chart

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