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Cabin ski tour (20kg)

Clothes
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thermal vest (Ullfrotte)
thermal leggings (Ullfrotte)
thermal undies
fleece shirt
fleece jacket (North Face Denali) or
Patagonia Core Skin jacket **
fleece collar
thin windproof trousers (Tenson)
Gore-Tex jacket
Shell over-trousers (Karrimor Activent)
liner socks (Ten Toes **)
wool socks (Thorlo)
boots (Lundhags) + tethers	2 kg
garters (Outdoor Research short)
fleece headband
fleece hat (New Air Storm **)
balaclava
fleece gloves (TekMates windproof **, BD Jetstream **)
Windstopper N2S gloves (Manzella **)
fleece mittens
Gore-Tex mittens (Outdoor Research)

indoor thermal vest
indoor thermal leggings
indoor trousers
indoor socks
indoor slippers
pillow case / snugpak
down jacket (North Face Nuptse **)

Hardware
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skis (Tua Cirque **/Wilderness (Customised) ) 3 kg
waxes (Swix green,blue,red,purple)
klisters (blue, red)
poles (Gipron adjustable alpine)        600g
climbing skins (Barske Glader) + glue	400g
sunglasses + clip-ons
ski goggles (Smith Regulator)
windsack (Ajungilak)		500g
spade (Ortovox)			600g
maps
compass
norwegian-cabin key
torch (Maglite Mini) + batteries
headlamp (PrincetonTec Matrix LED **)
lantern + fuel
stove (Trangia **) + fuel       400g + 500g
lighter + matches
sheath knife
cutlery + cup
thermos (titanium)		250g
water bottles + sock		1 kg
foam mattress (Ridgerest)
sleeping bag (Ajungilak KS)	2 kg
vapour-barrier liner
washing kit
toilet roll
towel
pack-towel
first-aid kit			200g
tool kit (tape, string, wire)	300g
flares
65l backpack + cover		2 kg
45l daypack (Karrimor Epic Ski **)	
sled				1 kg

For mountaineering/bivouac tour, add :
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Helmet
Crampons
Harness, slings, carabiners, pulleys
ice axe (Grivel Air-tech Racing **)
Ice screws, V-threader
Rope (dry treated)
Snow stakes 
Snow canes (70cm, 3M reflective tape flags)
Petrol stove (MSR Whisperlite)
Inflatable matress (Thermarest)
Walkie-talkies

Misc. (personal)
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camera (Olympus OM4 + lenses **)	2 kg
binoculars			250g
GPS receiver (Garmin GPS12 **)	220g
thermometer, wind meter
knee supports
ankle, wrist banadages
aloe cream, lip balm
contact lenses + mirror
glasses + case + eye drops
chemical warmers
book, paper, pen
fjaellhandbok
timetables
whiskey

Food
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water (hot and cold)
bread
hard bread
butter
cheese
liver pate
porridge
fruktsoppa
chocolate
smoked meat
christmas cake
peanuts
raisins
freeze-dried dinners
coffee/dried-milk mix
dried milk
tea bags
marmite
chutney

One-day skating trip (8kg)

Clothes ------- thermal vest thermal leggings thermal undies fleece shirt fleece collar Tierra Couloir trousers ** Patagonia Core Skin jacket ** Tierra Tempest windstopper jacket ** liner socks wool socks boots garters fleece headband fleece hat (New Air Storm **) fleece gloves (TekMates windproof **, BD Jetstream **) Windstopper N2S gloves (Manzella **) Gore-Tex mittens Emergency clothes ------------------ down jacket towel body fleece Gore-Tex over-trousers wool jumper/fleece jacket balaclava wool socks plastic-bag over-socks soft gloves fleece hat rohans/insulated trousers Hardware -------- isdubbar skates livlina ispik ski pole sunglasses knee pads foam cushion waterproof wallet maps compass torch sheath knife thermos water bottle first-aid kit toilet paper tool kit (tape, string) flares 35l backpack + drybag Misc. (personal) ---------------- camera binoculars knee supports contact lenses + mirror glasses + case chemical warmer Food ---- water, hot and cold sandwiches fruktsoppa chocolate smoked meat christmas cake peanuts/raisin mix coffee/dried-milk mix

Weekend kayak tour

Clothes
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thin windproof trousers
light Gore-Tex jacket
Gore-Tex socks
shorts
rohans
thermal vest
thermal leggings
fleece jacket
Teva Proton shoes **
wrist bands
paddle jacket
wet-suit jacket
socks
down jacket
sleeping clothes
swimming trunks
baseball cap
riding gloves
rubber gloves

Hardware
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sheath knife
torches
water-treatment pills
maps
compass
sunglasses
knee pads
lantern + fuel
stove + fuel
lighter + matches
cutlery + cup
thermos
water bottles
tent
foam matress
sleeping bag
washing kit
toilet roll
plastic spade
towel
first-aid kit
insect repellant
tool kit (tape, string)
paddle
sponge
bailer
paddle float
livlina
traction kite (1m)
boat repair kit
flares
dry bags + plastic daypack
radio

Misc. (personal)
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camera
binoculars
fishing rod and kit
contact lenses
glasses + case
bandana
book
whiskey

Food
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Weetabix
pasta
tuna fish
bread
butter
cheese
liver pate
porridge
fruktsoppa
chocolate
smoked meat
peanut/raisin mix
coffee/dried-milk mix
dried milk
tea bags

One-day climbing trip (20kg)

Gym
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rock shoes (Montrail Splitter, Free Climbing Winter **)
harness (BD Alpine Bod **, BD Momentum Speed)
belay device (BD ATC Guide)
chalk bag
belay glove
locking carabiners x3 

Top Rope
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dynamic rope (Beal top-gun, 60m, 10.5mm, double-dry, year 2003. Mammut genesis, 50m, 8.5mm, dry, year 2002)
static rope (10m, 10mm)

Leading
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quickdraws x17 (BD + Kong + DMM crabs, straight x12, bent x13 wire x14)
cams x10 (HB #2.5, HB #3.8, BD #0.5 x2, DMM #1.75, DMM #0.5, Camp #3, Trango #1, WC Zero #3, Alien Blue)
nuts x30 (Kong + Metolius curved, astronuts **)
nut tool (BD, padded, on retracting ski-pass yo-yo)
hexes x5
tricams (#3 blue, #0.5 pink)
cobra ball #2
rope hook (Metolius)
bandoliers (BD, Metolius)
cordelette (Blue Water Titan 7m, 5.5mm)
slings x5 (various)
helmet (Petzl Ecrin Roc)

Ice
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Randonée boots
crampons (BD Sabretooth + Grivel Rambo, antibots)
ice axes x3 (Simond Barracuda x2 + Grivel Air-tech Racing **)
ice screws x7 (titanium, 75g each)
ice screw clip
yates screamers x2
v-anchor threader
knee and elbow pads
clear goggles

Aid
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ascenders (Metolius pocket)
daisy chain (BD)
fifi hook (BD)
hooks x2 (BD Talon, Skyhook)

Misc
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headlamp (PrincetonTec Matrix LED/halogen **)
route guide
maps
knee supports
contact lenses
first-aid kit
camera
food
drink

Windsurfing

Boards
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Bic Calypso (320cm, 175l, polythene)
Wet Jet custom (290cm, heavy, glass fibre)
Copello Red Line Slalom race (UPRA sandwich, 280cm, 105l)

Sails
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Neil Pryde 4.5
Gaastra 5.0
Gaastra 5.7
Air Tools 6.6

Resort Skiing Week

Clothes
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liner socks x2 (Ten Toes **)
thermal leggings x2 
thermal vest x2
thermal undies
fleece shirt
fleece collar
fleece headband
fleece hat (New Air Storm **)
balaclava
fleece jacket (North Face Denali **)
softshell jacket (Patagonia Core Skin **)
hardshell jacket
windstopper jacket (Tierra Tempest **)
softshell trousers x2 (Tierra couloir **)
hardshell over-trousers (Helly Hansen)
fleece gloves *2 (TekMates windproof **, BD Jetstream **)
Windstopper N2S gloves (Manzella **)
Gore-Tex mittens (Outdoor Research)
down jacket (Mountain Equipment)
indoor slippers
swim trunks

Hardware
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skis (Salomon X-Scream)
boots (Dalbello Deflex 9, size 43/9)
poles
edge sharpener
waxing kit
sunglasses + clip-ons
ski goggles (Smith Regulator)
headlamp (Petz Tikka LED **)
thermos (titanium)		250g
water bottles + sock
sittunderlag
washing kit
pack-towel
first-aid kit
medicines (Cholesterol, IB, Dequidin , I2, EtOH)
ear plugs
65l backpack + cover		2 kg
45l daypack (Karrimor Epic Ski **)	
walkie-talkies
camera (Nikon D70 + lenses + tripod **)	4 kg
thermometer
knee supports
ankle, wrist banadages
aloe cream, lip balm
contact lenses x10 pairs + mirror
glasses + case + eye drops
book, paper, pen
timetables
whiskey
toesties
batteries x10 + charger
mini padlocks
string
passport

Food
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christmas cake
coffee/dried-milk mix
dried milk
tea bags
marmite
chutney

Tandadalen bus : Get on and off at Fritidsbyn. NOT Fjallkyrkan. And must match booking, or they may not stop.


** Items marked with asterixes are those that I am particularly pleased with and would strongly recommend to others.

© Mark Harris 2006

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