THE SUMMER GEAR LIST

Drop us a line if you there are items missing or if you are unsure of something. We are happy to help.

HIKING GEAR

  • Hiking boots
  • Poles (optional)
  • Daypack (35 -40 litre)
  • Lunch for your hike in
  • Filled water bottle
  • Tea thermos (optional)
  • Sunglasses
  • Sunscreen and lip protection
  • Bear spray
  • Hand sanitizer

HIKING CLOTHING

  • Base layer top
  • Base layer bottoms (long underwear/tights)
  • Waterproof pants
  • Waterproof and breathable jacket
  • Soft shell jacket
  • Thin wind shirt or jacket
  • Fleece jacket
  • Down or insulated jacket
  • Hiking socks
  • Warm hat
  • Sun safety hat
  • Gloves/mitts
  • Scarf/neckwarmer/Buff
  • Blister and foot care kit

LODGE AND PERSONAL ITEMS

  • Comfortable lodge clothing
  • Slippers or indoor lodge shoes
  • Personal toiletries
  • 3 face masks
  • Camera and battery charger
  • Extra batteries
  • Headlamp
  • Lunch bag/container
  • A good read
  • Diet restrictions/allergens: Please bring your own bread, baking and dairy substitutes.
  • Alcoholic spirits

*Drones/UAV’s are not permitted at Talus.

TALUS PROVIDES

  • Self catered with a stocked kitchen and honour bar. Our favourite recipes and the ingredients required will be on hand. On arrival day, apres hike will be waiting along with a ready to warm dinner. We promise the cookie jar will be full. Because fresh sourdough bread is the anchor of our life, we will be delivering warm loaves daily.
  • Wine and beer is available for purchase at the lodge. Payment can be made credit card on your booking file.
  • Rocky Mountain Soap Company products (Shampoo, Conditioner and Bodywash).
  • Sheets, down duvets, pillows and towels.

GEAR ALLOWANCE

Maximum baggage weight per guest 17 KG
One pair of skis per person

Excess baggage fee: $4.00 per KG

Dress warmly and carry your prescriptions on your person. Wear ski boots, helmet and ski clothing on board.

No wheelies and hard sided suitcases. We love small duffels and day packs.
Let the helicopter loader know if you have an avalanche pack.

No dingle dongels hanging off your pack.

Wine and beer is available for purchase at the lodge. Should you want to bring libations (other than wine and beer), please transfer to a plastic container.