Salkanthay Track, Peru 2016

We are walking the Salcantay Track to Machu Picchu from 1-16 July 2016.
Planning and other resources are available below.
To start with head to the Acclimatisation document - start your homework with the most important stuff.
There is also a document which addresses the vagaries of long distance walking. If this is your first trek longer than 3 or 4 days it is worth reading this paper as part of your preparation.
Acclimatisation Plan
Acute Mountain Sickness
Gear List
Itinerary
Training Program (used for Kokoda in 2009)
Long Distance Walking - the Mental Game

Planning Document
Trek Map (Overview)
Day Planners (Trek Section Only)
Day 1 Cusco to SoraypampaDay 2 Soraypampa to ChallwayDay 3 Challway to La PlayaDay 4 La Playa to Aguas CalientesDay 5 Aguas Calientes to Machu Picchu