Avalanche Gear

  • Avalanche beacon

  • Probe

  • Shovel

  • airbag pack if available

Hardware

  • Skis with AT bindings or splitboard

  • Skins cut to skis

  • Poles with Powder Baskets

  • Boots

  • small day skiing pack (20-30 liters)

Clothing

  • Waterproof/breathable jacket and pants

  • Lightweight breathable jacket and pants (for uphill skinning/climbing)

  • Insulated jacket (synthetic insulated jacket is strongly recommended)

  • Lightweight gloves for climbing/skinning

  • Warm waterproof gloves

  • Warm hat

  • Sun hat

  • Balaclava, buff, or other type of neck warmer

Miscellaneous

  • Sunglasses

  • Goggles

  • Ski Helmet

  • Sun screen

  • Sun hat

  • Ski strap

  • Camera

Nutrition

  • Lunch and snacks for 4-8 hours of physical exertion

  • 2 liters of water

  • Thermos of tea, coffee, soup, etc.