Winter Touring Gear List & Links


Base Layer 

Men's Women's
Thermal Bottom O.R. Alpine Onset Bottoms O.R. Alpine Onset Bottoms
Thermal Top O.R. Alpine Onset Crew O.R. Onset Crew
Sock Liners  
Ski Socks

Mid Layer (Choose One)

Men's Women's
Soft Shell O.R. Ferrosi Hooded Jacket O.R. Ferrosi Hooded Jacket
Fleece Jacket O.R. Vigo Fleece Hoodie O.R. Vigor Hooded Jacket


Men's Women's
Lightweight Waterproof Jacket O.R. Skyward II Jacket O.R. Skyward II Jacket
Lightweight Waterproof Pants O.R. Skyward II Pants
O.R. Skyward II Pants
Shell Pants (Spring Time Only) O.R. Cirque II Pants O.R. Cirque II Pants
Warm Hat, Beanie O.R. Beanie O.R. Beanie
Sun Hat, Ball Cap, Visor O.R. Swift Cap O.R. Swift Cap
Lightweight Gloves O.R. Extravert Gloves O.R. Stormtracker Gloves
Ski Gloves O.R. Arete Gloves O.R. Arete Gloves

Insulation (Pick One)

Men's  Women's
Down Jacket O.R. Transcendent Down Jacket O.R. Transcendent Down Jacket
Synthetic Jacket O.R. Refuge Hooded O.R. Refuge Hooded

Personal Gear

Day Pack 25-40L Mammut Pro X 35L
Water Bottles 2 1L Wide Mouth or Hydration System
Lunch and Snacks
Sunglasses Adequate for Snow Travel
Goggles w/ Spare Lens or 2nd Pair of Goggles Low Light and Sunny Lens
Sunscreen SPF 25+
Lip Balm SPF 15+
Buff or Balaclava O.R. Echo Ubertube or O.R. Option Balaclava

Ski or Snowboard Gear

Skis or Splitboard Weston Backcountry Splits and Skis
Ski Boots
Ski Poles Black Diamond 3 Piece Poles (140cm)
Climbing Skins Touring Skins
Ski Crampons
Ski Brakes or Removable Ski Leashes

Avalanche Safety Gear

Transceiver/Beacon Black Diamond Powder BT
Shovel Transfer 3
Probe Quickdraw 280cm (Ski Pole Probes are not Acceptable)

Optional Items

Airbag Packs
Snow Saw Primomo Snow Saws
Basic Snow Study Kit BCA Snow Study Kit
Notebook and Writing Utensil Rite in the Rain 374 and Pencil
Winter Snow Boots (for the parking lot) Sorel Style Boots
Thermos Vacuum Style for Hot Tea or Cocoa
Compass Adjustable Declination
Altimeter Suunto Watch
Map Case or Goggle Protection Zip Loc Bag
Maps USGS Quad