clients booking on any of our trips are send
course specific kit lists, but the list below
is generic for this activity.
Walking Boots (B2)
Walking Rucksack (35l max)
Head Torch & batteries
Sunhat / Cap
Fleece / Wool Hat
Ski Goggles & UV Sunglasses
Telescopic Poles (pair)
Sleeping Bag Liner
Survival & medical
Medication & 1st Aid
UV Sunscreen & blister kit
Compass & maps
Hot Drinks Flask
OBLIGATORY KIT: Please
note that all these items are obligatory equipment,
and it is checked before guiding, and you
cannot start without it. The most commonly
forgotten items are poles, gaiter and waterproof
EQUIPMENT NOTES: If you have any of
the kit on the list above, you should bring
it, even items that you do not think you will
require, as you may require them for lower
level routes or for training and acclimatisation
days. If you require any hire equipment, please
visit the kit section of the website to see
the range of items we hire and their prices.
Note that all the Icicle hire kit needs to
be pre-paid and reserved.
Snowshoe test & advice
325 Approach snowshoes.
Ideal for Alpine snowpacks.