Join the Stoke Letter!

For updates on new camps, trips, and general stoke drop us your email!


The goal here is to fit your essential gear into your day ski pack. You should be able to ski in with your day and half pack 2200-3800cc(30-40L), plus some extra beer wieght. No need for monster pack, unless of course you're a gear head in for a punishing. Good trick is to strap stuffsack full of overflow items onto daypack for hike in.

BEDDING is provided. All you have to carry is bagliner and pillowcase provided.

Foot Repair: BLISTER PREVENTION moleskin, molefoam, benzone tincture(for adhesion), paint-on secondskin, moist burnpads.

Pack: Day and a Half size, 2200-3800cc (30-40liter), basically holds essential day ski gear, no need for oversize pack. Stuffsack for overflow items, strapped onto pack, is handy for first days ski into camp. AIRBAGS BCA Float 30 available $50/day

Base Layer: Capilene Tops and Bottom, Mid-Weight (spring) or Expedition Weight (early winter) lightweight for the sweaty Vikings

Mid Layer: Fleeces, Full Zip Top and or Vest(eliminate this layer with a puffy)

Soft Shells: (alternative to "old school "ski outfit) Softshell Pants and Softshell Jacket (highly breatheable, windproof, and still sheds snow, just about every manufacture has their own version these days)

Outer Shell: Gore Tex Top with Hood, Full Sidezip Shell Bottoms (optional if you have Softshell pants and or jacket) Hardshells reccomended for Norway drag-in

Insulated Parka: Down Sweater or Polarguard Jacket (great for rest breaks to retain warmth or in-camp nature calls also eliminates midlayer)

Hats: Brimmed Sun Hat or Visor (keeps snowflakes out of eyes), Headband, Light Nordic Stocking Cap (beanie), Thick Earflapped Hat (style statement)

Eyeware: Goggles(mandatory for Norway drag-in) and or Shields, Yellow Amber or Rose Lenses (superior for flat light conditions), Sunglasses, Chamoix or Lense Cloth Wipe

Hands: Lightwieght Polypro gloves, Insulated Shell Overmits or Gloves with removable Liners, or the tried and true insulated leather workgloves w/ custom cuff

Socks: Thin Wicking Socks (change out for every day),Vapor Barrier Liners (keeps feet wamer and prevents boots from wetting out and some say BLISTER preventer), knee-high nylon stockings as blister preventer.

Personal Gear: Camp Booties (over the ankle, lightweight, stuffable) Tooth Maintence, SunBlock, Lipbalm, Headlamp, Light outfit/pajamas with flair (for apres skiing and sleepy time(earplugs?) 2 liter Waterbottle, Stuff Sack for overflow items , Optional Sauna Supplies

Slope Tools: Telemark, Alpine Touring(Randonee), Snowboard & ApproachSkis or SplitBoard, Climbing Skins(glop stopper), Scraper (more for snow and ice around bindings than kickwax these days), Heel Lifters, Binding Repair Kit , Poles

Safety Gear: Avalanche Transciever(Digital), Shovel, Probe, Safety Whistle

$10/day Avy Transcievers; Tracker DTS, Pieps DSP; $3/day Probe; $2/day Shovel


BCA Airbag 30L pack $50/day

All Skis $30/day, includes Climbing Skins

175 BD Kilowatt w/Fritchi

184 BD Boundary 107 w/Dynafit

185 BD Amperage w/Fritschi Freeride
187 Dynafit Manaslu w/ Dynafit ST bindings

All Boots $20/day, includes Custom Thermofit

275 BD Slant, 285 Scarpa Mastrale, 295 BD Factor

SPLITBOARD $30/day Voile Split-Decision/Spark RandD strap bindings or plate bindings (includes skins and collaspable poles); Freeride 166cm, 162cm, 158cm Artisian Classic 175cm

TG Keg $170 5.7-gallons of locally brewed beer portered to camp. Seasonal flavors.