Gear List for Mount Baker

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

Jackets
Arc’teryx Atom LT Hoody (olympus blue)
Arc’teryx Beta LT (hard shell, Extra Large masago)
REI Windbrake Thermal Vest (red)

Pants
Arc’teryx Gamma AR (soft shell, Large anvil grey)
Arc’teryx Alpha SL (hard shell, Large cayenne)
REI shorts x2 (hike in/out, rock climbing day)

Underwear
Under Armour 6″ length (white x3) (used 2, suggest 9″ length)

Base Layers
Smartwool Midweight Long Underwear Bottoms (black x1) (not used but still may need)
Smartwool Lightweight LS top (blue x1) (maybe suggest 2)
Smartwool Lightweight T-shirt (light olive x2) (1 was for wrapping around Atom LT for pillow)

Footwear
La Sportiva Baruntse (bad blisters on heels created during the hike in from car, considering Denali Intuition inner boots, can consider alternate tying methods that would pull my heel down)
Superfeet insoles (orange)
Grivel G12 New Classic crampons (need to take crampon wrench, though I didn’t need it)
Grivel Long extender bars
Petzl crampon bag (used double layer of 2″x4″ cardboard on end where front spikes stick out, recommend this, bag otherwise very good)
Asolo Fugitive GTX Hiking Boots (sage/black) (not taken but strongly suggested for hike in/out between car and Sandy Camp)
Keen Clearwater CNX Sandals (midnight navy/golden yellow)
OR full length gaiters
REI Liner Crew (white, 2 pair)
Smartwool Mountaineering Crew (grey/red, 2 pair)
Smartwool Midweight Crew (blue, 1 pair) (not used)

Headwear
Tilley LTM6 Airflo Hat (khaki)
Smartwool Cuffed Beanie (olive heather) (only for sleeping)
Mountain Hardwear Dome Perignon Hat (red)
Buff x1
Bandana x1 (not used)

Handwear
REI lightweight gloves (not used, replace with 2nd pair of OR ultra light glove liner)
OR ultra light glove liner L/G (not used, but take them!)
OR Vert gloves M (black/charcoal)
OR Meteor Mitts (waterproof) (not used, but take them! (left fleece liner mitts at home on purpose))

Eye Protection
Oakley Flak Jacket XLJ Sunglasses (black)
Oakley Flak Jacket 00 black iridium polarized lenses
Julbo Expedition Sunglasses (white)

Equipment
Feathered Friends 20F 850+ down sleeping bag (Raven long, brown)
Thermarest NeoAir XTherm (if air fill fails, not good, I recommend getting used to foam Thermarest pad)
Thermarest Z-Seat
Leatherman Skeletool
Garmin GPS 62S
Goal-Zero Nomad 7W solar charger (forgot to carry, didn’t need it)
Goal-Zero Guide 10 Plus battery pack (forgot to carry, would have been nice to have)
NiMH rechargeable batteries (16 x AA (2300 mAh), 3 x AAA (800 mAh)) (8 x AA would have been sufficient)
USB cables (1 x mini, 1 x micro, 1 x iPhone 5S lightning)
Petzl Tikka XP2 Core LED headlamp x2 (USB rechargeable or 3 AAA – LOVE these!)
Petzl LED headlamp (not used)
Petzl climbing helmet
GoPro HD Hero x2 (32GB SD card in each)
Handheld tripod x1 (not used)
iPhone 5S (used as GPS location enabled quick access camera)
REI MultiTowel small (green)
REI MultiTowel medium (blue) (not used)
Nalgene 32 oz. (1 L) (blue x1)
Nalgene 32 oz. (1 L) (clear x1) (1.5 L x1 would have been a better 2nd container)
Big Agnes Fly Creek UL2 tent (3 season only, beware of cold weather/high winds!)
REI stuff sack x1 (small for UL2 tent)
Sea to Summit waterproof stuff sack x1 (medium for sleeping bag)
Sea to Summit long handled spoon
Toilet Paper x1 (1/2 roll would have been sufficient)
REI First Aid kit (modified by me)
Purell hand sanitizer (2 oz. minimum)
30 SPF sunblock
15 SPF chapstick
Toothbrush/toothpaste (very small)
Repel insect repellant sport stick (not used)
Aquamarine water treatment (liquid drops) (suggest tablets, lighter weight and less fuss)
Gatorade powder x8 (for 20oz drink, used 1, waste of space, don’t bring)
Suunto M3 Global Compass
Hearos 32db earplugs (not used, perhaps needed for high winds sleeping)
Biffy Bag x4 (leave no trace, but hated these things)
JetBoil Sol 2 cup (under 20F and performance starts to drop, no issues this trip)
GSI Fairshare Mug (perhaps bulky but excellent for my morning instant grits)
GSI Outdoors Infinity Backpacker Mug 17 oz. (great for my warm tea; individual tea bags x2, sugar packets x4 for each breakfast)
Black Diamond Raven Pro Ice Axe 70 cm (spike, pick and adze protectors purchased for air travel, not taken on mountain)
Black Diamond Trail Ergo Cork trekking pole x1 with snow basket
Camp Blitz 104 alpine harness (M/XL)
Black Diamond ATC Guide x1
Locking carabiners x5 (course says x2, take at least 4, make sure pear shaped, not D shaped)
Non-locking carabiners x2
Prusiks 6mm x3 (5, 6 and 13 ft. lengths (for waist, backpack and feet respectively)
Gregory Baltoro 75 L backpack (very comfortable on hips but perhaps not the best for alpine mountaineering; investigating Cilo gear and others)
Black Diamond 60 cm nylon slings x2 (recommend 60 cm x1 and 120 cm x1)