Equipment list - winter

Clothing (packed waterproof)

  • 2 sets of warm underwear (long johns and top with full length arms). Preferably wool.

  • Thick wool sweater or fleece jacket

  • Warm insulating pants (fleece, wool or primaloft)

  • 2 pairs of thin wool socks

  • 2 pairs of thick wool socks

  • Pair of windproof gloves

  • Pair of thick, windproof and warm mittens (NOT gloves)

  • Thick warm hat

  • Extra hat (liner or similar)

  • Balaclava

  • Thick neck warmer or scarf

  • Wind- (and water) proof jacket with hood

  • Wind- (and water) proof pants

  • Thick warm jacket for breaks and evenings. Preferably down or primaloft.

 

Other equipment

  • Skis

  • Ski boots

  • Ski poles

  • Skins for skis

  • Thermos flask (minimun 1 liter)

  • Sleeping bag with comfort temperature -20 ˚C (packed waterproof)

    • You can also use two little bit lighter sleeping bags together.

  • Sleeping mat

  • Drinking bottle. Heat-resistant material.

  • Head lamp + extra batteries

  • Personal hygiene utensils

  • Personal medication

  • Small day backpack

  • Ski goggles

  • Sun glasses and sunscreen (not needed on the dark season tours)

 

Optional

  • Gaiters

  • Camera

  • Notebook and pen

  • Backcountry skiing shovel

Ask more if you have any questions about the gear or what to bring!