Gear List

CLOTHING

__ __ LIGHT OR MID WEIGHT LONG UNDERWEAR TOP AND BOTTOM
__ __ EXPEDITION WEIGHT LONG UNDERWEAR TOP OR WOOL SHIRT
__ __ SOFTSHELL JACKET
__ __ SYNTHETIC CLIMBING PANTS, OR PILE OR WOOL PANTS
__ __ WATERPROOF/BREATHABLE JACKET
__ __ WATERPROOF/BREATHABLE PANTS OR BIBS
__ __ *DOWN JACKET
__ __ GAITERS
__ __ WOOL OR PILE CAP
__ __ FACE MASK OR BALACLAVA
__ __ WARM INSULATED SHELL GLOVES
__ __ SYNTHETIC GLOVES
__ __ MOUNTAINEERING SOCKS
__ __ LINER SOCKS (OPTIONAL)
__ __ BASEBALL CAP

GEAR

__ __ *FULL SIZE PACK- 5000 to 6000 cubic inch capacity
__ __ *SLEEPING BAG WITH STUFF SACK- rated to at least 0 degrees Fahrenheit
__ __ *SLEEPING PAD
__ __ *MOUNTAINEERING BOOTS- plastic or insulated leather, and must be able to fit crampons.
__ __ *SNOWSHOES
__ __ *AVALANCHE TRANSCEIVER
__ __ *CRAMPONS- fitted to your boots
__ __ *ICE AXE- 60 to 70 cm in length
__ __ *CLIMBING HARNESS
__ __ CARABINERS- two large pear shaped screw gate locking, and two non locking
__ __ *MOUNTAINEERING HELMET
__ __ *ONE MECHANICAL ASCENDER
__ __ WEBBING- one 5’ & one 10’ piece of 11/16”, or 1 double & 1 shoulder length sewn sling
__ __ *TREKKING POLES- with the baskets attached
__ __ *HEADLAMP- with new batteries and spare bulb
__ __ DARK GLASSES- with side shields and UV rated
__ __ SKI GOGGLES OR SPARE GLASSES
__ __ TWO WATER BOTTLES- 1 liter wide mouth with a personalized identifying mark
__ __ POCKET KNIFE
__ __ SUNSCREEN- spf 15 minimum
__ __ LIP BALM- spf 15 minimum
__ __ EATING UTENSILS- bowl, insulated cup, spoon
__ __ CAMERA
__ __ PERSONAL LUNCH FOOD
*Items with an asterisk are available for rental from SMI.

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CLOTHING

__ __ MID OR HEAVY WEIGHT LONG UNDERWEAR TOP AND BOTTOM
__ __ EXPEDITION WEIGHT LONG UNDERWEAR TOP OR WOOL SHIRT
__ __ PILE OR THICK WOOL SWEATER
__ __ SYNTHETIC CLIMBING PANTS, OR PILE OR WOOL PANTS
__ __ WATERPROOF/BREATHABLE JACKET
__ __ WATERPROOF/BREATHABLE PANTS OR BIBS
__ __ *DOWN JACKET
__ __ GAITERS
__ __ WOOL OR PILE CAP
__ __ FACE MASK OR BALACLAVA
__ __ WARM INSULATED SHELL GLOVES
__ __ PILE OR WOOL GLOVES
__ __ MOUNTAINEERING SOCKS
__ __ LINER SOCKS (OPTIONAL)
__ __ BASEBALL CAP

GEAR
__ __ *FULL SIZE PACK- 5000 to 6000 cubic inch capacity
__ __ *SLEEPING BAG WITH STUFF SACK- rated to at least 0 degrees Fahrenheit
__ __ *SLEEPING PAD
__ __ *MOUNTAINEERING BOOTS- plastic or insulated leather, and cramponable
__ __ *SNOWSHOES
__ __ *AVALANCHE TRANSCEIVER
__ __ *CRAMPONS- fitted to your boots
__ __ *ICE AXE- 60 to 70 cm in length
__ __ *CLIMBING HARNESS
__ __ CARABINERS- two large pear shaped screw gate locking, and two non locking
__ __ *MOUNTAINEERING HELMET
__ __ *ONE MECHANICAL ASCENDER
__ __ WEBBING- one 5’ & one 10’ piece of 11/16”, or 1 double & 1 shoulder length sewn sling
__ __ *TREKKING POLES- with the baskets attached
__ __ *HEADLAMP- with new batteries and spare bulb
__ __ DARK GLASSES- with side shields and UV rated
__ __ SKI GOGGLES OR SPARE GLASSES
__ __ TWO WATER BOTTLES- 1 liter wide mouth with a personalized identifying mark
__ __ POCKET KNIFE
__ __ SUNSCREEN- spf 15 minimum
__ __ LIP BALM- spf 15 minimum
__ __ EATING UTENSILS- bowl, insulated cup, spoon
__ __ CAMERA AND FILM
__ __ PERSONAL LUNCH FOOD
*Items with an asterisk are available for rental from SMI if you do not have already.