Scott Kranz

Master Gear Checklist

Master Gear Checklist

Photography Gear:

  • Camera(s)
  • Lenses and filters
  • Tripod
  • Batteries
  • Memory Cards
  • Other (gimbal, drone, slider, etc.)

General Gear:

  • Backpack
  • Mountaineering boots
  • Heavy socks
  • Liner socks
  • Winter gloves
  • Gaiters
  • Liner gloves
  • Overmitts (waterproof)
  • Cold-weather hat
  • Balaclava or Neck gaiter
  • Sun hat
  • Underwear
  • Base-layer top
  • Base-layer bottom
  • Mid-layer top
  • Puffy jacket
  • Rain jacket
  • Rain pants
  • Soft shell pants
  • First aid kit
  • LED headlamp (plus extra batteries)
  • Compass
  • Map
  • Bandana
  • Lip balm
  • Sunscreen
  • Sunglasses
  • Bug spray
  • Water bottles or Hydration bladder (3 Liter)
  • Duct tape
  • Pocket knife
  • Blue bags
  • Waterproof matches
  • Emergency bivy bagg
  • Trekking poles
  • Hand warmers
  • Toe warmers
  • Ground cloth

Camping Gear:

  • Sleeping pad
  • Sleeping bag
  • Sit pad
  • Tent
  • Stove and fuel
  • Cook set
  • Cup
  • Spoon/Bowl
  • Toiletries
  • Pack towel
  • Down booties

Technical Gear:

  • Climbing harness
  • Climbing helmet
  • Belay/rappel device
  • Rescue pulley
  • Locking carabiners
  • Non-locking carabiners
  • 4' length of 5mm perlon
  • 6' length of 6mm perlon
  • 16'-22' length of 6mm perlon (will be cut into 2 prusiks in class)
  • 11' length of 1" tubular webbing
  • Single-length (24") sewn runners
  • Double-length (48") sewn runner
  • Personal anchor
  • Ice axe leash
  • Ice axe
  • Crampons
  • Snow picket
  • Wands

Other Winter Gear:

  • Ski setup (skins, poles, boots, helmet)
  • Avvy gear: beacon, probe, shovel
  • Micro-spikes
  • Snowshoes
  • Snow goggles