Your mountainguides in the Diamond of the Alps

 

Equipment list ski tour:

 
Technical equipment  

  • Touring skis with touring bindings *
  • Ski poles (possibly adjustable in length) *
  • Touring boots (with vibram sole) *
  • skins *
  • Backpack (approx 25-35 liters, with ski attachment)
  • Ski helmet  

Emergency equipment

  • Avalanche search device (LVS) **
  • Avalanche shovel **
  • Avalanche probe **
  • Bivouac bag **
  • first aid (including rescue blanket, blister plaster)

 
Food:

  • Thermos bottle (approx. 1-1.5 liters)  
  • Tour catering (depending on your preference, muesli/fruit bars, dried fruit, nuts, chocolate bar)

 
Clothing:

  • Functional underwear  
  • Sweater / jacket (fleece, softshell, wool)
  • Softshell jacket
  • Light down jacket / gilet
  • Anorak (waterproof / windproof)
  • Ski touring pants (softshell, gore, ...)
  • Cap
  • Thinner gloves (... for the ascent)
  • Warm gloves (... for the descent)  
  • Ski goggles
  • Sun protection   (cap, bandana, ..)
  • Sunglasses
  • Sunscreen
  • Lip protection

 

*  can be borrowed from sports shops for a fee
** can be borrowed free of charge from the Alpincenter