Gear List for Jomolhari

Black indicates taken; Red indicates after the fact suggestion of change.

Total weight of duffel bag for mules to carry with 0F Feathered Friends sleeping bag (rented) – 32 lbs. (I came in under weight required.) Total day pack weight with rain gear, snacks, other electronic equipment and 3 L of water was 20-25 lbs. My DSLR camera bag with accessories was carried by an extra porter hired specifically to carry the camera gear.

Arc’teryx Atom LT Hoody (olympus blue)
Arc’teryx Beta LT hard shell, Extra Large massage (orange)
Arc’teryx Covert Cardigan Fleece (light carbide)
REI Windbrake Thermal Vest (red)

Columbia Silver Ridge LS Omni-Shade Large (cinnabar)
Columbia Silver Ridge LS Omni-Shade Large (gravel)
Columbia Silver Ridge LS Omni-Shade Large (mountain)

REI Sahara Convertible (gun metal)
REI Sahara Convertible (sand)
Arc’teryx Gamma AR soft shell, Large (anvil grey)
Arc’teryx Alpha SL hard shell, Large (cayenne)
REI shorts x1 (tan)

Under Armour 9″ length (grey x8)
Under Armour 6″ length (white x1)

Base Layers
Patagonia Lightweight Long Underwear Bottoms x2
Smartwool Midweight Long Underwear Bottoms (black x2)
Smartwool Midweight Pattern Crew LS Top (gray)
Smartwool Lightweight LS top (blue x2)
Smartwool Lightweight LS top (red x1)
Smartwool Lightweight T-shirt (light olive x4)

Asolo Fugitive GTX Hiking Boots (sage/black)
Keen Clearwater CNX Sandals (midnight navy/golden yellow)
OR full length gaiters
REI Liner Crew (white, 3 pair)
Smartwool Mountaineering Crew (grey/red, 3 pair)
Smartwool Midweight Crew (blue, 2 pair)

Tilley LTM6 Airflo Hat (khaki)
Smartwool Cuffed Beanie (olive heather) (only for sleeping)
Mountain Hardwear Dome Perignon Hat (black)
Mountain Hardwear Dome Perigean Hat (red)
Arc’teryx beanie (blue)
Buff x2
Bandana x2

OR ultra light glove liner x2 (lime)
OR Vert gloves M (black/charcoal)
OR Meteor Mitts (waterproof) w/ fleece liner (not used, but take them!)

Eye Protection
Oakley Flak Jacket XLJ Sunglasses (black)
Oakley Flak Jacket 00 black iridium polarized lenses
Julbo Expedition Sunglasses (white) (awesome for high altitude sunny days and suppressing reflection off snowy ground!)

REI Pinnacle 35L day pack
CamelBak 1.5L bladder
Black Diamond Trail Ergo Cork trekking poles with snow basket (only used for a river crossing and sometimes a single pole on steep downhills)
Leatherman Skeletool
Garmin GPS 62S
Goal-Zero Nomad 7W solar charger
Goal-Zero Guide 10 Plus battery pack
NiMH rechargeable batteries (8 x AA (2300 mAh), 4 x AA (2000 mAh))
Batteries for Steripen x2 (1 set)
USB cables (1 x mini, 1 x micro, 1 x iPhone lightning)
Petzl Tikka XP2 Core headlamp x2 (USB rechargeable or 3 AAA – LOVE these!)
Petzl LED headlamp (not used)
GoPro HD Hero x2 (32GB SD card in each)
Canon 5D Mark II camera body (4GB CF card x3, batteries x4)
Canon 24-70mm f2.8 lens
Canon 70-200mm f2.8 lens
Canon 50mm f1.8 lens (not used)
Canon remote shutter switch
lens cloth
Sirui T-005RX tripod (love it!)
iPhone 6 (used as GPS location enabled quick access camera)
iPhone headphones
REI MultiTowel medium (blue)
REI MultiTowel small (green)
Nalgene 48 oz. (1.5 L) (blue x1)
stuff sacks x2 (thin crappy ones empty for dirty clothes)
Sea to Summit waterproof stuff sacks, small x3 (highly recommend Sea to Summit for all waterproof stuff sack needs!)
Sea to Summit waterproof stuff sack, medium x1 (for Feathered Friends 0 degree sleeping bag)
Feather Friends 0 degree sleeping bag (rented)
Sea to Summit thermolite bag liner (not used, carried in event of colder than expected nights)
ThermaRest roll (foam pad against ground)
ThermaRest Air (foam/air combo 1.5″ thick on top of ThermaRest roll providing additional R-value and adding some comfort)
ThermaRest ZSeat
Toilet Paper x2 in ziplock freezer bags
REI First Aid kit (modified by me)
Rx Meds! (for the just in case stuff)
Purell hand sanitizer (2 oz. minimum)
Steripen (not used)