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Closing at 6:00pm
Thursdays open unil 9pm
Fri open unitl 9pm (Downtown)
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Whether you are travelling within in your own backyard or overseas, The Outfitters has the essentials you’ll need for a great trip.

The Outfitters carries a wide variety of clothing, luggage and accessories specific for travelling.  Be prepared on your next excursion and protect yourself with the best and latest products and apparel.

Talk to one of our staff about your next excursion abroad and the necessities you’ll need for a safe trip. 

Remember, preparation is key and looking to the experts can save you time and money.

The Outfitters can speak to you or your group about the things you need to know before you travel.
As a guide, we’ve assembled a list of Machu Picchu Essentials.  This gives a good indication of what you’ll need for this type of trip in this climate. Everywhere you travel will come with its own set of circumstances and variations of what to bring.

Machu Picchu Essentials 


  • Hiking Boots-Medium to medium heavy weight with good support 
  • Socks-wool or synthetic 
  • Gaiters-Medium length gaiters to keep feet dry and ankles free of bugs 
  • Sandals - to wear at camp 


  • Waterproof/windproof jacket Fleece jacket 
  • Quick-drying t-shirts 
  • Convertible hiking pants - zip-off legs are ideal for varying temperatures
  • Long underwear - ideal for use at camp at night
  • Quick-drying underwear 
  • Sun hat 
  • Warm hat - fleece or wool 

Equipment and Essentials

  • Trekking Poles - with stopper on bottom 
  • Day Pack ( The North Face/Vaude/Osprey)
  • Headlamp (Petzl/ Black Diamond) 
  • Hidden Neck Wallet - safely stores passports, money and other important documents under clothing 
  • Water Purification Tablets 
  • Water Bottle - Taste & odour free, environmentally friendly bottles (Nalgene / Sigg) 
  • Hand Warmers  
  • UV Protection (Dermatone 23 SPF) 
  • Bug Repellent - DEET repellent is recommended for this region (Ben's insect repellent) 
  • Sunscreen (Dermatone UVA & UVB Sunblock 33 SPF) 
  • First Aid Kit (Adventure Medical Kit) 
  • Sunglasses UVB Protection (Ryders) 


We carry the largest selection in Newfoundland of outdoors and active lifestyle products.