PFD personal flotation device or life jacket. These are provided but they are very basic and suggest using your own for comfort. Children must provide their own.
CLOTHING. Comfortable warm gear with at least one jacket. Suggest something to go out on the town in if a weekend getaway is booked. For the days suggest shorts and Ts with a wind breaker of some description.
PROTECTION. Any specific meds or allergy requirements, sea sickness meds, rain wear, hat, sunglasses and sunscreen (it is the PNW).
ENTERTAINMENT. iPods or iPads or laptops with headphones. Cameras and cell phones (for the ever important facebooking) books or kindles and don’t forget chargers.
FOODS. Anything that you have a penchant for that isn’t easily obtained from an island store. Also alcohol, preferably canned or casked.
TOILETRIES. Toothbrush, toothpaste, mouthwash, soaps and makeup (you may have a hard night or two socializing) shaving cream and razor.
SHOES. 1 pair of non scuff boat shoes, hiking shoes and or runners and maybe something to go with the out for a night on the town.
Do Not Pack:
Any fancy clothes for wearing on the boat
Any kind of towels (unless you need to remove makeup)
Hairspray (can damage yacht finishes)
Perfume or cologne (can affect other passengers)
Hairdryers/curling irons (could be used at marina facilities)