You'll receive a kit list upon booking but as a guide, you’ll need to bring

at least the following technical equipment for Island Peak:

  • Mountaineering harness
  • Walkinhg Ice axe, max 65 cm long
  • Insulated double or triple mountaineering boots (e.g. La Sportiva Spantiks, La Sportiva G2 SMs, ScarpaPhantom 6000s or 8,000m boots)
  • 12-point mountaineering crampons with anti-balling plates
  • Climbing helmet
  • Ascender (jumar) - left or right-handed for use with fixed ropes
  • 2 x Locking karabiners
  • 2 x 60cm slings

Some of this equipment can be rented from us to reduce costs.