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SKIING ADVENTURE KIT LIST

This should serve as  a base guide for what to pack. Please contact us if you have further questions.

  • Ski poles – with good sized baskets
  • Skis – with touring bindings
  • Boots
  • Climbing Skins
  • Ski Crampons (Harscheisen) – we can supply if needed.
  • Ice axe – we can supply if needed
  • Probe
  • Shovel – must be a full metal shovel as plastic blades are not acceptable.
  • Small personal first aid kit – good blister kit
  • Avalanche transceiver – must be a digital model as analogues have been faded out. Please check your batterie’s.
  • Ruck Sac – 30/35 Ltrs with Ski straps to carry your skis or snowboard on Ascent.
  • Velcro ski strap – for keeping tips of skis together on the ruc sack and on the boat.
  • Small light weight head torch
  • Camera
  • Goggles
  • Sunglasses
  • Warm Hat/Beanie
  • Suncream/Lip salve – Factor 30 plus.
  • 2 Pairs Ski Socks
  • 2 x Thermal Top – wicking not cotton
  • 2 x Thermal bottoms – wicking not cotton
  • Ski over trousers – preferably with side zips
  • Ski Jacket – Light weight if possible and breathable.
  • 2 x Mid Layer fleece
  • Duvet Jacket – you won’t regret it if you bring one!
  • Thin pair of ski Gloves
  • Warm Mitts or Ski Gloves
  • Water bottle/ Flask if prefered- at least 1 litre. (Remember camelbak hoses can freeze up)
  • We do supply lunch but please bring extra energy bars if you wish.

We have very good drying facilities on the boat to make sure your ski boot liners and skins are warm and dry for the following day. Please bring clothes which you feel comfortable in to wear in the evenings.

© Points North Charters / Fjord Adventures 2015