Equipment

HEADWEAR

  • 1 Sun hat
  • 1 Buff
  • 1 Wool or fleece hat
  • 1 Pair glacier glasses with side protection

UPPER – LOWER BODY

  • 1 Expedition Down Jacket with hood (-20 F)
  • 1 Windproof and waterproof outer jacket with hood (Gore-Tex)
  • 1 Poly / fleece jacket
  • 1 Expedition weight polypropylene shirt
  • 1 Lightweight, long sleeve polypropylene shirts
  • 2 Heavy polypropylene long underwear (tops and bottoms)
  • 1 Pair wind/rain pants (with side zips)
  • 1 Pair fleece pants (side zipper)

HAND WEAR

  • 1 Pairs liner gloves (poly thin)
  • 1 Pair medium weight fleece gloves
  • 1 Pair Gore-Tex wind shells for mittens

FOOTWEAR

  • Climbing boots (Recommended : La Sportiva Trango Alp Evo GTX, La Sportiva Trango TRK GTX, Salewa Vultur EVO, etc)
  • 1 Pair quality sport shoes (Gore – Tex)
  • 1 Pair insulated super-gaiters
  • 3-4 pair of wool socks and polypropylene socks

SLEEPING GEAR

  • 1 down sleeping bag (-20C ).
  • Mattress

PACK

  • 1 Duffel bag approx. 60 liters
  • 1 Summit back pack 25 – 30 liters

Medical :

  • Acetazolamide ( high altitude)

MISCELANEOUS

  • Sun screen and lip protection (UV rating of 50 SPF or more).
  • Metal thermos bottle, 1000ml
  • Toilet try kit
  • Water bottle
  • Camera
  • Simple first aid kit.
  • Insect repellant coating for hike in clothes.
  • Copies of relevant documents (maps, directions, itinerary, etc… all in plastic bags).
  • Journal with pens.

CLIMBING EQUIPMENT

  • 1 Sit Harness
  • 1 Pair Jumar (ascender left or right hand)
  • 1 Descender (figure of eight)
  • 4 Carabiners Screw Gate
  • 1 Carabiners Non Screw 
  • 1 Climbing Helmet
  • 2-3m Prusik with 7mm
  • 1 Head Lamp