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What to Bring to Rehab

To Bring Or Not To Bring

Our drug and alcohol addiction treatment centers are located in Colorado Springs, Colorado and experiences all the seasons. The staff at Peaks Recovery highly recommend packing accordingly when preparing to come to treatment. It can be difficult knowing what to take to rehab and what you should leave behind. Clients will also participate in outdoor activities as well as going to the gym. It is advised that the client brings approximately 2-3 weeks worth of clothes when packing for rehab. The following is a list of items we suggest you bring. Below we outline what to bring to rehab so you can be fully prepared.


  • Swimsuit
  • Underwear
  • Tank tops
  • Pairs of jeans
  • Gym or active wear
  • Sweatshirts/sweaters
  • Short sleeved t-shirts and long-sleeved t-shirts
  • Comfortable pants and t-shirts / loungewear/ pajamas
  • Regular socks and a few pairs of wool socks for hiking


  • Backpack
  • Reusable water bottle
  • Warm winter coat (November - April)
  • Warm hat/beanies (November - April)
  • Snow and or winter gloves (November - April)
  • Long underwear - fleece lined or thermal (November - April)


  • Sandals
  • Hiking boots
  • Tennis - comfortable for walking
  • Winter snow boots (November - April)


  • Deoderant
  • Hairbrush
  • Toothbrush
  • Toothpaste
  • Body or bath soap
  • Sealed multi-vitamins
  • Shampoo and conditioner


  • Personal keepsakes and pictures
  • Blanks and pillows if desired (Otherwise we provide these items)
  • Personal Electronics (e.g. phone, tablet). Client will have use of these items after approximately 60 days and upon staff approval.

Not Allowed

  • Money
  • Cologne
  • Contraband - weapons of any kind
  • Mouthwash - anything containing alcohol
  • Open supplements, herbs, laxatives or diuretics

By following this list and knowing what to bring to inpatient rehab, you will be able to better prepare yourself for the road to recovery.