SKI MOUNTAINEERING GEAR LIST

This is a list of the essentials you should bring on your ski mountaineering course. The gear listed within is our current favourite piece in each individual category and is by no means the definitive choice. Feel free to reach out if you have questions about alternatives. All items are linked to online stores and partners where we shop ourselves.  We work with some amazing partners. When possible and appropriate, we like to send our guests their way to keep the good vibes going, and to do that we use affiliate links.

Safety Equipment (Avalanche Safety Gear Available for Rent at evo.com)

320cm Probe

320cm Probe

Mammut 320cm Speedlock Probe

Avalanche Shovel

Avalanche Shovel

Mammut Alugator Pro Light Hoe

3 Antenna Digital Transceiver

3 Antenna Digital Transceiver

Mammut Barryvox

Headlamp

Headlamp

Petzl Tikka Core 450

2 X Ski Straps

2 X Ski Straps

Evo Ski Strap

Ice Axe: 50-70cm Shaft

Ice Axe: 50-70cm Shaft

Camp Corsa Ice Axe

Snow Gear

Skis. Minimum 100 underfoot.

Skis. Minimum 100 underfoot.

Zag Slap 104

Ski Touring Binding

Ski Touring Binding

Salomon S/Lab Shift MNC 13

Ski Boots

Ski Boots

Dynafit Hoji Free 130

Ski Touring Skins

Ski Touring Skins

Pomoca Free Pro 2.0

Adjustable Poles

Adjustable Poles

G3 Via

Helmet

Helmet

Smith Summit MIPS

Clothing

Waterproof Breathable Jacket. Gore-Tex or Similar

Waterproof Breathable Jacket. Gore-Tex or Similar

Arc'Teryx Sabre Jacket

Waterproof Breathable Pants. Gore-Tex or Similar

Waterproof Breathable Pants. Gore-Tex or Similar

Arc'Teryx Sabre Pant

Top Baselayer. Merino or Poly blend

Top Baselayer. Merino or Poly blend

Arc'Teryx Rho LT Crew

Bottom Baselayer. Merino or Poly Blend

Bottom Baselayer. Merino or Poly Blend

Arc'Teryx Rho Hybrid 3/4 Bottom

Softshell

Softshell

Arc'Teryx Gamma LT

Puffy Jacket / Mid-Layer

Puffy Jacket / Mid-Layer

Arc'Teryx Sabre Insulated Midlayer

Goggles

Goggles

Anon Sync

24-40 L Backpack

24-40 L Backpack

Ortovox Haute Route

Sunglasses

Sunglasses

Julbo Fury

Toque / Beanie

Toque / Beanie

Black Sheep Toque

Face Warmer

Face Warmer

Black Sheep Buff

Brimmed Hat

Brimmed Hat

Patagonia Duck Billed Trucker

Insulated Gloves

Insulated Gloves

Oyuki Pep Gore-Tex Trigger Mitts

Light Gloves

Light Gloves

Hestra Ergo Grip Active Terry Wool

Socks. Merino or Merino / Poly blend

Socks. Merino or Merino / Poly blend

Lé Bent Xavier De la Rue

Personal Equipment

Sunscreen

Sunscreen

Sun Bum 30 SPF

Lip Balm

Lip Balm

Carmex 15 SPF

Lunch

Lunch

PB+J

Water Bottle / Thermos

Water Bottle / Thermos

GSI Microlite 500 Twist