Travis Burke: Hawaii Trip Essentials

Travis Burke: Hawaii Trip Essentials

Goal Zero Ambassador Travis Burke is arriving in Hawaii today and wanted to share some of his essentials for the big trip. Over the next 3 weeks he will be meeting up with all kinds of athletes and adventures as he explores both Oahu and Kauai. Some their adventures will include: backpacking, cliff jumping, zip-lining, surfing, camping, snorkeling, hidden waterfalls, helicopter rides, rappelling and more.

For those of you who geek out on gear, check out the list below:

  1. Lowepro backpack
    – Photo Sport 200 AW (Orange), Rover Pro 45L AW (Blue)
  2. Toiletries
    – Toothbrush, toothpaste, toilet paper, sunscreen.
  3. Westcomb Jackets
    – Shifty LT hoody (Green), Spector LT Hoody (Blue)
  4. Goal Zero gear
    Nomad 7 solar panel, Nomad 20 Solar panel, Rockout 2 speakers, Lighthouse Lantern, Sherpa 100 Power Pack, Switch 10 Solar Kit, Flip 10 Recharger (there are a couple of not-yet-released GZ products in the photo, enjoy the sneak peek)
  5. Hippy Tree Clothing
    – Spring/Summer 2015 gear including board shorts, hats, beanie, tees etc.
  6. Clif Bar
    – Assorted Original Bars, Electrolyte Drink Mixes, Organic trail mix Bars, Shot Bloks etc.
  7. Big Agnes
    – Q-Core SL Sleeping Pad, Zirkel 20° Sleeping Bag, Rattlesnake SL2 mtnGLO Tent, Sleeping Giant Memory foam pillow Kit.
  8. Computer
    – 15″ Mac Book Pro, two 2 terabyte seagate external hard drives, headphones.
  9. Black Diamond
    – Aspect Climbing Harness.
  10. Cooking
    – MSR Pocket Rocket Stove, small pot, cup, Light My Fire Spork.
  11. Camera Equipment
    – Nikon D800, extra batteries and memory cards, charger, Nikon 70-200mm lens, Nikon 24-70mm lens, Nikon 14-24mm lens, polarizing filter.
  12. Tripods
    – Jolby small Gorillapod, Slik Pro 634CF tripod legs, Manfrotto ball head.
  13. Shoes
    – Forsake Hiker Waterproof Boot, Teva sandals.
  14. Mountain Series Medical Kit
  15. Food
    – Diverse selection of Backpackers Pantry breakfasts, lunches and dinners.
  16. Book
    – The Ultimate Kauai Guidebook
  17. Gerber Gear
    – Crucial multi tool, Dime multi tool, Bear Grylls Ultimate Survival Kit.
  18. GoPro Cameras
    – 4 GoPro Hero4 Silvers, 1 Hero4 Black, extra batteries, memory cards, 3 3-Way Mounts, 1 Suction Cup Mount, Floating Hand Grip, K-Tek Tadpole extension pole.
  19. SPL Water Housing for GoPro Hero3/4 with 5 inch Dome.
  20. Miscellaneous
    – Life Straw, Stiri Pin water Purifier, water bottle, iPhone 5s, Nixon Watch, Business Cards, small LED light, Black Diamond Headlamp, Oakley Sunglasses.


  1. S. Grant Sergott 3 years ago

    Travis you need an Óptimo hat.

  2. Alex 3 years ago

    Yes, the cowboy hat and a trusted Glock 18 .45 to protect this almost $50K worth pile of stuff ;)

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