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Mountaineering Equipment and Clothing

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Here are some suggestions about all the stuff you should bring for a one-or two-days trek.

Clothing

  • Long trouser for trekking and a bit waterproof (like this one).
  • Thick socks (one or two extra pair is recommended for multi days tours)
  • High heeled waterproof hiking boots (like these)
  • Long-sleeved thermal base layer
  • 2 breathable shirts or t-shirts (consider some extra for more than 2 or 3 days tours.
  • Fleece jacket
  • Light breathable water and wind-proof jacket (“Hard Shell”)
  • Compact down jacket 
  • Scarf or neck warmer
  • Hat or bandana
  • Sunglasses
  • Gloves
  • Small Towel

Equipment
  • 20-30 lt. backpack (or 30-40 lt. backpack for multi-days tours)
  • Trekking poles with pointed ends and snow basket
  • Crampons, ice axe, harness and helmet (usually provided by us)
  • Gators
  • First Aid Kit (bandages, disinfectant, scissors, mineral salts, general medications)
  • 1lt water bottle
  • Snacks (we suggest nuts, dried fruit and chocolate)
  • Sunscreen
  • Insect repellant
  • Wet wipes

For overnights in mountain huts

  • Sleeping bag liner (possibile to buy it on-site, price 3 euro ca.)
  • Toothbrush, toothpaste and soap
  • Towel
  • Spare underwear
  • Comfortable pants for the evening
  • Slippers (usually provided by refuge)
  • Torch or headlamp (better)
  • Ear plugs and mask for sleeping

Not to forget, one bag for trash.

Please contact us for further information.

Via Argentero 4, Torino

info@verticalife.it

011.0891022

agenzia viaggi e tour operator outdoor a Torino

VERTICALIFE snc
Outdoor Travel Company - Tour Operator
Via Argentero, 6
10126 - Torino
VAT: 11464190013
+39 011 089 1022
info@verticalife.it
Codice univico : W7YVJK9
Pec : verticalife@pec.it


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