Below you will find our recommended equipment list. We are happy to help with any questions about this list and your preparations. Please contact us with any questions.
Backpack (at least 40 liters)
Sling (width: 8-25mm, depending on the brand, length: 120-180cm) and 2 carabiners (screw lock)
Prusik or reep string (only if you have it available anyway)
Crampon-compatible hiking boots that have been worn at least one day
Crampons – make sure they fit the boots
Alpine ice axe
Sunglasses suitable for glacier - must be polarized, not just normal sunglasses, as it can get quite bright on the ice with the reflection.
Sun protection (min. 30SPF)
Pants: water repellent soft-shell or trekking pants
Light sweater (wool or fleece)
Light gloves for glacier
Drinking water bottle (at least 1 liter)
Mat (yoga/camping/thermarest) used for exercises/stretching. Let us know if you are not able to bring one.
Personal snacks (lunch is provided)
Personal clothing, including layers and warm clothing (down jacket, hat, gloves - it is cold outside in the evening)
It is possible to rent your outdoor equipment such as the harness and crampons, however it is not possible to rent in Falferalp or Anenhütte. Therefore, please ensure you have the equipment when you arrive. Below are links to shops in Switzerland that offer equipment rental: