Equipment list

Equipment list

– Sleeping bag (3 season) and sleeping mat
– Gloves/mittens
– Good waterproofs, (cagoule&trousers) not heavyweight
– Rucksack 65L
– Strong double mountain boots
– Thin shirt (long sleeved)
– Thick shirt (long sleeved)
– Trousers/track suit bottoms + Long Johns
– Fleece and Down Jacket
– 1 thick sweater
-2 Heavy wool socks
– 2 Pairs thin socks
– Pair of shorts
– Sun hat
– Underwear
– Something to wear in bed – accommodation is shared
– A lightweight harness of sling + 2 screw-gate karabiners are essential items to take in case of bad weather/emergencies
– Eating and drinking utensils
–  2 Water Bottles (1L)
– Thermos flask
– Camera and film
– Swiss army knife
– Writing material/notebook
– Whistle
– Head torch
– Spare batteries/bulb
– Towel and toilet articles
– Sun cream and lipsalve
– Toilet paper/tissues
– Sunglasses
– Personal first aid/sewing kit
– Trainers
– Ice-Axe and walking crampons to fit your boots