Skycliffe HÜMÜH Buddhist Monastery

What to Bring

Summer...

  • Calling card that works in Canada for brief, weekly personal calls (cell phones do not work here). Outside calls may be made with a calling card or 800 number ONLY.
  • Jacket
  • Layered clothing
  • Sturdy shoes, appropriate to rugged terrain
  • Hat
  • Sunscreen
  • Insect repellent with NO scent
  • Water bottle
  • Rain wear
  • Flashlight
  • Swimsuit and cover-up/beach towel
  • Travel alarm
  • Shoes that slip on easily (no shoes are worn in the buildings)
  • Biodegradable soap (if you are staying in the campground) – or you may use the one we provide.

What to Leave at Home...

  • Cameras
    (Let it be your heart that remembers…. Please do not take photographs or videos anywhere within the Skycliffe grounds, for any purpose whatsoever. Thank you.)

Winter...

  • Calling card that works in Canada for brief, weekly personal calls (cell phones do not work here). Outside calls may be made with a calling card or 800 number ONLY.
  • Heavy winter jacket
  • Boots and shoes appropriate to season (snow/mud)
  • Shoe chains or “Yak Trax”
  • Hat, gloves, scarf
  • Rain wear
  • Flashlight
  • Warm, layered clothing
  • Travel alarm