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GEAR LIST FOR LIBERTY RIDGE, MT RAINIER
 
APPROACH PACK WEIGHT:            39 pounds (no water)
CLIMBING PACK WEIGHT:            22 pounds (when gear is worn/used, no water) 


Qty     Item                      Wt    Notes                           


 
        CLIMBING GEAR 
1       seat harness              9 oz  BD alpine bod
1       long runner               1 oz  long enough for chest harness
1       helmet                   17 oz  petzl ecrin
2       prusik slings             2 oz  
1       belay plate               2 oz  
1       ice axe                  28 oz  70 cm
1       ice hammer               24 oz  45 cm
1       pr crampons              16 oz? ice invaders
3       runners                   1 oz  24 inch spectra 
1       pulley                    2 oz
1       locking biner             2 oz  HMS twistlock
6       carabiners                2 oz  lightweight bentgate 
1       rope                     60 oz? 90 ft 9mm
3       ice screws                5 oz  chouinard
1       pickett                  13 oz  2 ft
1       ski pole                 10 oz? adjustable

        CLOTHES
2       capilene shirt            6 oz  light & med weight, long sleeve
2       capilene bottoms          6 oz  light & med weight
1       pile jacket              15 oz  300 weight 
1       shorts                    6 oz  nylon
1       goretex parka            15 oz  uninsulated
1       goretex bibs             15 oz  uninsulated
1       pr gaiters                8 oz  OR crocodiles
1       cap/helmet liner          2 oz  pile, OR
1       pr glove liners           1 oz  capilene 
1       pr mittens                1 oz  pile
1       pr mitten shells          4 oz  goretex, OR
1       bandana                   1 oz  
1       pr liner socks            1 oz  polypro
1       pr outer socks            4 oz  thick nylon/wool
1       neoprene vbl socks        1 oz  
1       pr double boots                 Scarpa Invernos 

        MISC. GEAR                      
1       pack                     53 oz  wild things andinista
1       bivy bag                 26 oz  wild things goretex/nylon (used one nite)
1       sleeping bag             52 oz  saratoga down
        no sleeping pad                 use foam pad out of andinista pack
1       headlamp                  4 oz  petzl micro (2 AA)
6       AA batteries              1 oz  
1       spare bulb                0 oz  stores in headlamp 
1       watch                     1 oz  with alarm
1       swiss army knife          3 oz  has scissors, flat & phillips screwdrivers...
1       camera                    9 oz  Canon pocket 35mm
4       film                      1 oz  Fuji slides, 100 ASA
1       thermometer               1 oz  zipper tab 
1       compass                   2 oz  
1       topo map                  2 oz  waterproofed photocopy
1       route descriptions        1 oz  photocopies, ascent & descent
1       whistle                   0 oz  emergency signal
1       glacier glasses           2 oz  with retainer strap
1       toothbrush                0 oz
        toilet paper              3 oz  
1       tent (portion)           32 oz  
1	pee bottle

        COOKING, ETC
(we carried one whisperlite stove pot, windscreen, and heat exchanger)
2       water bottle              8 oz  quart nalgene widemouth
2       quarts of water          34 oz 
1       water bottle holder       1 oz  nylon belt pouch
1       spoon                     0 oz  lexan
1       insulated mug             2 oz
1       lighter                   1 oz  Mini Bic

1       FIRST AID                 7 oz  (total kit weight)
15      iodine tablets                  water purification
        sunscreen                       small plastic bottle
        dermatone                       x-small
2       chapstick                       with sunscreen
10      salt pills
        moleskin
1       tape                            cloth athletic, partial roll
2       gauze pads                      4 inch
        neosporin                       x-small plastic tube
15      tylenol                         or Nuprin
15      pain pills                      percodan 
15      antibiotic                      ceclor 
1       pr earplugs                     for sleeping at Thumb
	eyeshades

3       FOOD                     28 oz  (weight per day)
        exceed bars
        ultra fuel                      high carb drink mix
        gorp/candy                      non melting
        beef jerky                      home made         
        noodles                         chinese 
        dried veggies                   home made         
        instant coffee 

	CAR 
	Seattle/Wash maps
	Cell phone charger
	Sun glasses
	Courses
	CDs
	White gas
	Fridge
	Milk
	OJ
	Sodas
	Cereal
	Bagels 

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Last Modified: March 9, 2008