The gear you bring and the clothing you wear greatly affects your comfort and enjoyment in the outdoors. For snowshoeing, we suggest you dress in layers and bring certain items along with you. We will provide you with snowshoes for the day.
Be prepared to be out moving and standing outdoors in temperatures from 35 degrees to ten below zero. Keep in mind that in the winter "cotton kills". Be sure to wear clothing made out of synthetic materials. Fleece and wool are you best choices. Wear no cotton - no jeans, no cotton t-shirt, no cotton socks.
Use a layering system that consists of the following:
* Items with an asterisk are available for loan through Alpine Endeavors
NOTE: If you wear contact lenses you should bring a pair of glasses as a back up.