Mountaineering Specific Gear

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Mountaineering Specific Gear
1
internal frame pack
2
mountaineering boots
3
hinged 12-point crampons
4
mountaineering axe (70cm)
5
climbing harness
6
climbing helmet
7
belay/rappel device
8
prussik slings or mechanical ascenders
9
sewn runners
10
daisy chains
11
avalanche transceiver (optional)
12
avalanche probe (optional)
13
lightweight avalanche shovel (optional)
14
climbing ropes
15
protection hardware (nuts, screws, etc.)
16
ski goggles (optional)
17
glacier glasses
Other Gear
1
convertible or four-season tent
2
down sleeping bag (-30° to 20°F)
3
inflatable sleeping pad
4
closed-cell foam sleeping pad
5
trekking poles
6
white gas stove and fuel bottles
7
lighter and waterproof matches
8
cookset
9
eating utensils, bowl, and insulated mug
10
headlamp w/extra batteries and bulb
11
32 oz. water bottles (2)
12
water bottle parkas (2)
13
water treatment (filter, tablets, or drops)
14
pocket knife or multitool
15
compass or GPS (and map)
16
sunglasses
17
first-aid kit with personal medications
18
chemical heat packs
19
personal locator beacon (optional)
20
stuff sacks
21
assorted zipper-lock bags
22
bear-bagging rope (or canister)
23
insect repellent (optional)
24
mesh head net or suit
25
sunscreen (SPF 15+)
26
lip balm (SPF 15+)
27
toilet paper and trowel
28
pee bottle
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