How Do I Prepare to Climb Mount Rinjani

What gear do you need to bring and physical training to climb Mount Rinjani Lombok? Mount Rinjani 3.726 meters above sea level is not a high-grade and technical mountain, but for success and a safe climb please read this and make sure you have gathered everything before you depart on your trip.

What the Gear Do I Need to Bring?

You are responsible for bringing personal gear and equipment while camping equipment and foods (tents, sleeping bags, sleeping mats, toilet tent, pillow, food, and cooking items) are provided. Below is a gear list of required, recommended, and optional items to bring on your Rinjani climb.

Technical Clothing

1 – Jacket, breathable with hood

1 – Soft Jacket, fleece or soft-shell

2 – Long Sleeve Shirt

1 – Short Sleeve Shirt

2 – Hiking Pants (convertible to shorts recommended)

1 – Fleece Pants

1 – Shorts (optional)

1 – Long Underwear (moisture-wicking fabric recommended)

3 – Underwear, briefs (moisture-wicking fabric recommended)

2 – Sports Bra (women)


1 – Brimmed Hat, for sun protection

1 – Knit Hat, for warmth

1 – Balaclava, for face coverage (optional)

1 – Bandana (optional)


1 – Gloves, warm (waterproof recommended)

1 – Glove Liners, thin, synthetic, worn under gloves for added warmth (optional)


1 – Hiking Boots, warm, waterproof, broken-in, with spare laces

1 – Gym Shoes, to wear at camp (optional)

3 – Socks, thick, wool or synthetic

3 – Sock Liners, tight, thin, synthetic, worn under socks to prevent blisters (optional)


1 – Sunglasses

1 – Backpack Cover, waterproof (optional)

1 – Poncho, during the rainy season (optional)

1 – Towel, lightweight, quick-dry (optional)

Plastic Bags of various sizes, to keep gear dry and separate


1 – Trekking Poles (recommended)

1 – Head lamp, with extra batteries

1 – Daypack, for you to carry your personal gear


  • Toiletries

  • Prescriptions

  • Sunscreen

  • Lip Balm

  • Insect Repellent

  • Hand Sanitizer

  • Toilet Paper

  • Snacks, light-weight, high calorie, high energy (optional) we provide snacks and biscuits.

  • Camera, with extra batteries (optional)

  • Paperwork

  • Trip Receipt

  • Passport

  • Insurance Documents

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