These lists are to give you an idea of the things that might be needed for a day out in the hills, please don't hesitate to ask questions before your trip to make sure you are happy with what to bring!

If you need anything like mountain rucksacks, walking poles, dry bags etc then these can be hired from Scottish Mountain Hire our partner company. Please let us know if there is anything you need when booking or by emailing; info@mountainhire.co.uk

Winter Kit List

Summer Kit List

  • Personal clothing

  • Winter outdoor wear

  • Insulating layers

  • Winter climbing / mountaineering trousers

  • Waterproof jacket and trousers

  • Insulated synthetic jacket with hood

  • Gaiters

  • Climbing harness (for climbing courses, we can provide these)

  • 40lt rucksack

  • Walking poles

  • Hat & gloves, several pairs of.

  • Headtorch

  • Rucksack liner (or sturdy bin liner) / dry bags

  • Hydration system (water bottle / flask)

  • Box or bag for packed lunch.

  • Personal first aid kit

  • Suncream & sun hat

  • Sunglasses

  • GOGGLES (essential for winter in Scotland)

Items you can hire or bring your own.

  • Winter Boots

  • Crampons

  • Ice Axe

  • Helmet

  • Personal clothing

  • Boots or sturdy trainers

  • Insulating layer (fleece etc)

  • Waterproof jacket and trousers

  • Gaiters

  • Rucksack

  • Hat & gloves

  • Headtorch

  • Rucksack liner (or sturdy bin liner) / dry bags

  • Hydration system (water bottle / flask)

  • Box or bag for packed lunch.

  • Personal first aid kit

  • Suncream & sun hat

  • Sunglasses

  • Walking Poles

Climbing/Scrambling Courses

We can provide a lot of these so please mention it when booking

  • Helmet

  • Harness

  • Belay Plate + Carabiners + Sling

  • Climbing Rack

  • Rock Shoes (provide your own)