Patagonia, Preparation and Paraphernalia

Been Trying to work out what gear is needed for the trip to Patagonia, tweaked a list I found on Alpine Club site and this is what I came up with:

 

Gear for trip

 

Climbing Gear:

  • 1 x climbing harness and Helmet per person

  • 2 x half ropes 60m.

  • 10 light weight 60cm extendable quick draws

  • 2 x light weight 120cm extendable quick draws

  • Double set of camalots including C3's with biner per cam

  • 2 x sets of wires including RPs & offsets

  • 2 x light weight ladders

  • A mix of hooks and Pitons

  • 1 x 7m anchors system per person 

  • 2 x light weight screw gates per person

  • 1 x safety and biner per person

  • 1 x belay device and biner per person

  • 1 x grigri with biner, tibloc and micro traction

  • 2 x prussic per person

  • 1x 5m tat

  • 1 x chalk bag per person

  • 1 x crack climbing gloves

  • 12 x ice screws for team, 2 long, 8 med 2 short

  • 2 x Screamers

  • 2 x Crampons alloy and steel

  • 2 x Technical ice axe

  • 2 x Snow stakes

  • 1 x V-threader per person

  • 1 x Spinner leash per person

  • 2 x Ice clippers for harness

  • 1 x Climbing shoes per person

  • 1 x Light alpine boot per person

Sending Gear :

  • 1 x double bivy bag

  • 1 x double Sleeping bag

  • 1 x sleeping mat per person

  • 1 x light 2 man tent

  • 1 x bothy Bag 3 person

  • 1 x 1L water bottle per person

  • 1 Jetboil 800ml variety

  • 1 spoon and cup per person

  • 1 x FAK and Repair kit

  • 1 x 35 - 45L climbing pack per person

  • 1x Sml light sending pack

  • 2 x 1L bottle per person

  • 1 x Long flexible drinking straw 30cm per person

  • 5x Lrg Drybags per person

  • 1 x Shovel

  • 1 x Light climbing knife

  • 1x Sunblock and Lip balm

  • 1x Head torch per person + one set spare batteries

  • VHF radio

  • 1 x binoculars ?

  • 1 x Altitude and barometer watch

  • 1 x Compass

  • 1 x Area and route topo

  • 1x approach shoes per person

Clothing: (all items for each person)

  • 1 x Rain coat top and bottom

  • 1 x Soft Shell top and botton

  • 1 x Synthetic jacket

  • 1 x Down Jacket 

  • 2 x Thermal top and bottom

  • 1 x quick dry t-shirt

  • 1x Fleece 

  • 1 x synthetic vest

  • 1 x pair quick dry pants 

  • 1 x Shorts

  • 1 x long sleeve shirt

  • 6 x boxers

  • 4 x mid weight sock

  • 2 x thick sock

  • 2 x polypro glove

  • 2 x wind proof gloves

  • 1 x Leather gloves

  • 1 x waterproof shell gloves 

  • 2 x warm water proof gloves

  • 1 x warm mitts

  • 2 x sun glasses

  • 1 x thin thermal balaclava

  • 1 x fleece Beanie

  • 1 x face mask

  • 1 x sun hat with neck protection

  • 1 x small travel towel

Base camp gear:

  • 1 x leatherman multi tool

  • 1 x small file for sharpening

  • 1 x spare ice pick.

  • 1 x allen key or spanner for tightening axes

  • 1 x spare pot of chalk

  • 1x Repair Kit

  • 2x Lighter

  • 7x Gas Bottle

  • Shoe Gu for shoe repair

  • Aqua seal for clothing repair

  • Bees wax for keeping gloves and boots waterproof

  • 1x Base camp sleeping bag per person

  • 1x 2 man base camp tent

  • 1x Base camp FAK

  • 1 x 60L Duffle bags per person

  • 1x Spare Head torch per person

  • 1x Toiletries per person

  • 1x Guide book and topos

  • 1 x Digital camera and charger + SD cards

  • 1 x GoPro and charger + Micro SD cards

  • 1 x Solar charger and battery

  • 1x Computer and Power adaptors specific Argentina 

  • 1x 60m crag rope

  • 12x Sport draws

  • 1x bouldering shoes

  • 1x Spare approach shoes

  • 2 x Walking pole

 

 

 

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