Kläder/utrustning för Aconcagua "Normal Route"

FIRST LAYER
(polypropylene, coolmax or similar) (not cotton)

Long underwear top
Tight pants
Thin gloves
Balaclava
1 or 2 pairs of socks

SECOND LAYER
(Shelter Skin)

2 pairs of heavyweigth hiking socks (synthetic)
Trekker trousers (not Jean nor cotton)
Short trousers
Fleece trousers 200
Fleece jersey (thin, midweigth)
Fleece jersey (heavyweigth, optional)
Fleece jacket
Down jacket
Fleece gloves (with fingers or mittens)
Down mittens
Fleece beanie
Sun hat
Fleece neck or similar

THIRD LAYER
(wind and water proof)

Waterproof pants (ultrex or gore tex)
Waterproof wind jacket (ultrex or gore tex)
Waterproof mittens or gloves (ultrex or gore tex)

FOOTWEAR

Sandals (optional)
Confortable shoes (optional)
Ligthweight trekking boots
Doble boots (such as Koflach)

GENERAL GEAR

Personal backpack, 60 or 70 lts
Large duffel bag
Small backpack (optional)
Sleeping Bag –30 ºC.
Thermarest or neoprene pad
Water bottle (2 lts minimun)
Headlight (extra lamp and bateries)
Thermic bottle (1 lt) (steel) (one between two persons)
Sky poles (preferentemente telescópicos)
Waterproof gaiters
Full UV protection sunglasses
Full UV protection sunglasses (1 extra between 3 persons) (optional: sky goggles)
Sunsreen cream (SPF 65)
Lips cream with sun protection
Pocket knife tool
Hygien Kit
Some spare underwear
Garbage bags
Lighters
First Aid Kit (personal medication)

TECNICAL GEAR

Crampons fiting the doble boots
Traverse ice axe

Reminder and Recommendation:
Camera, extra bateries, mp3 or any music player, books, and cash if you wish to make a call or use the internet at "Plaza de Mulas".