Mingma Sherpa and MB Tamang, summit, Dhaulagiri VII

PERSONAL GEAR FOR ARARAT AND ACONCAGUA CLIMBS:

Fleece/wool hat
glacier goggles/glasses
thin polypro or similar
balaclava
thermal top ( one medium weight, one expedition weight ) x 2
thermal bottoms x 2
Disposable or similar underwear Polartec 200 fleece jacket or similar
Polartec fleece trousers
1kg down jacket ( essential for Aconcagua )
polyprop or fleece gloves x 2
shell/ windproof mittens
Gore-Tex jacket or similar
Gore-Tex salopettes
wool socks x 4 pairs
polyprop socks x 2 pairs
double plastic boots ( + overgaiter for Aconcagua - recommended )
Teva-types sport sandals (for river crossings )
climbing harness
carabiners
ice-axe ( 65-70cm )
ski/trekking poles x 1 pair
ice-screws x 1 ( for Ararat only )
slings x 2 ( Ararat only )
prussiks x 3 ( Ararat only )
t-shirts x 3 ( some for town use )
cotton trousers ( x1 )
Shorts x 1
gaiters
karrimat
rucksack approx 80 litres
down sleeping bag ( rated to -20degrees )
SLR camera/compact camera
toiletries:
water bottle
pee bottle
eating/ cooking utensils
reading materials