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:: EVENTS::

Ice Season Opener

Teen Avalanche Course

Sufferfest

Teen Avalanche Course

BACKCOUNTRY SKIING EQUIPMENT LIST
NECCESSITIES


Beacon
Probe
Shovel
Skis with skins or snowshoes
Synthetic or wool long underwear top
Synthetic or wool long underwear bottom
Polar fleece or Prima-loft sweater or jacket
Down or synthetic parka
Lightweight Gore-tex or similar waterproof and breathable wind shell top with hood
Gore-Tex or Schoeller pants
Two pairs of winter gloves or mittens
Synthetic or wool hat
Balaclava
Ski or snowboard boots
Synthetic or wool socks
Goggles
Sunglasses
Headlamp or flashlight
1 to 2 liters of water in sturdy leak-proof bottles (Nalgene)
Lunch: high energy food with lots of calories


OPTIONAL BUT RECOMMENDED ITEMS


Thermos with a hot drink
Camera
Heat packs


If you have any questions please contact MMA.
PO Box 6739 · Bozeman, MT 59771 · (406) 522-0659
www.montanamountaineering.org



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