Ski Touring Packing List

All the essentials to make your trip a success!

Packing

Technical Equipment

Harness (all tours where you are on a glacier)
Ski touring boots
Ski touring skis
Skins (glue in good condition)
Ski crampons
Boot crampons
Poles
Ice axe (only on some tours – ask if this is necessary)
ARVA (avalanche transceiver)
Snow shovel
Probe

General Material

Packing List photoBackpack (about 40L with strap to carry skis)
Basic mountaineering clothing (base layer, fleece, jacket)
Gortex pants or ski pants (+ leggings/tights for underneath)
Change of clothes for the refuge with a warm light down jacket
Two pairs of gloves (one warm and one light)
Warm hat/beanie
Scarf
Sun hat
Suncream
Sunglasses
Goggles/mask

Head torch (essential for early morning departures)
water bottle/thermos
Sleeping sheet

Other

Earplugs
Knife
Basic toiletries
Passport
Proof of insurance
Money

Optional

Bag of muesli if in Spain or France for breakfast
Book

Important: take your own basic first aid kit.