Equipment and clothing

It is important to make sure you have the right clothing and equipment for your challenge. The right kit, such as rucksacks and walking poles, can have a big impact on your overall experience it makes sense to shop carefully.

Charity Tours will provide you with a detailed kit list, including everything you might need – from bags to boots and sunscreen to sleeping bags.

Buy – We know that good challenge kit doesn’t come cheap and shopping around can be time consuming. So we’ve teamed up with The Outdoor Shop to help you get the best possible kit at great value. You’ll find some items with as much as 30% off the recommended retail price. Check out the Clothing Equipment section in your login area for videos, guidance and advice on choosing the right gear.

Hire – If you’re concerned about cost and feel your chosen challenge may be a once-in-a-lifetime experience, then consider hiring some of the more expensive items. We have teamed up with equipment hire specialists Outdoorhire, to offer you a range of quality kit, perfectly tailored to your challenge. As a Charity Tours participant, you will be eligible for a discount.

Discount – As a Charity Tours participant, you will get discount at a wide range of clothing and equipment suppliers including  Outdoorhire, Cotswold Outdoors and Cycle Surgery. You will find the discount codes to use in your login area and if you have traveled with us before, you’ll get an even more generous discount!