Guided Ice Climbing

Ice Climbing Gear List

Climbing Equipment (provided, if needed) 


  • Ski socks 
  • Warm hat that fits well under a helmet (no pom-pom!) 
  • Wool or Synthetic Base Layer (top + bottom) 
  • Mid-weight / breathable insulating layer 
  • Hardshell or softshell ski/snowboard pants 
  • Hardshell (waterproof + breathable) jacket 
  • Larger weight (i.e. 800 fill) ‘security’ puffy (down or synthetic) 
  • Gloves (two pairs are best – a lighter pair for going up & a warmer pair) 
  • Neck gaiter 

Misc Items 

  • Sunglasses and/or Goggles 
  • Sunscreen and lip balm: water/sweat-proof 
  • Personal first-aid / repair kit 
  • Camera or Smartphone 
  • Headlamp 
  • Water bottle (at least 1 liter); *we do not advise Camelbacks 
  • Lunch/Snack food 
  • Backpack (for your gear, as we may have a short hike in)

**your guide(s) will carry a First Aid Kit, repair kit & rescue equipment