This list is for longer routes in areas such as: Wallface in the Adirondacks; Seneca Rocks, WV; Red Rocks, NV; Eldorado Canyon, CO; etc. For long route rock climbs, you will need to carry certain things with you on the climb, so having a smaller pack that fits those items is very helpful. All technical climbing equipment will be provided by Alpine Endeavors. However if you have your own gear, feel free to bring it.
* Items with an asterisk are available for loan through Alpine Endeavors
Wear items that you can move comfortably in and try to layer when possible. During spring and fall, try to stay away from cotton as much as possible and wear clothing made out of synthetic materials. If this is going to be a remote backcountry trip, wear NO COTTON!
For most trips during the summer season:
For cooler days (Spring or Fall), you can add:
Note: If you wear contact lenses you should bring a pair of glasses as a back up.