Alpine

    • Waterproof raincoat
    • Waterproof pants
    • Sturdy boots (pref. waterproof)
    • Gaiters
    • Ice Axe, Crampons, Helmet.
    • T-shirts (2x preferable)
    • Thick Socks (at least 2 pairs)
    • Underwear
    • Warm Woolen Jersey or Polyester Fleece (with no cotton)
    • Polypro trousers (long johns) or fleece trousers x2
    • Polypro under shirt x2
    • Beanie / warm hat or balaclava
    • Gloves (wool or polyprop are fine) x2 + Waterproof Gloves
    • Sleeping bag (4 season)
    • Sleeping mat
    • Unbreakable bowl, cup, knife, fork and spoon
    • Drink bottle, at least 2L
    • Personal medication
    • Personal first aid kit – including blister treatment.
    • Toiletries
    • Toilet paper/Poo Pot
    • Torch / headlamp with spare batteries.
    • Pack liner to keep the things in your pack dry. If using rubbish bag use two layers.
    • A pack that can take up all the things you need plus space for group food (5L spare).
    • Sun hat
    • Sunglasses – essential!
    • Sunscreen

    Recommended List:

    • SURVIVAL KIT. While not essential, this is HIGHLY recommended on all trips. What you put in it is up to you, basic gear is a survival bag, torch and batteries, knife, lighter and matches, first aid kit. It stays with you at all times
    • Gaiters (to keep snow and ice out of boots)
    • Camera
    • A few plastic bags (supermarket bags or similar) are always handy.
    • Pack of Cards!

    May be useful List:

    • Jandals or Slippers to wear in the hut
    • Hand-warmers
    • Babywipes or small flannel
    • Hand Sanitiser (eg. Purell)
    • Long sleeved (Glacier) shirt

    Not allowed/banned List:

    • Jeans.
    • Any clothes that contain cotton (as they will be very cold if wet)
    • Umbrellas!
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