Gear choices depend a little bit on the type of mission, but this is some of our favorite gear:

Favorite clothing brands

(We pick and choose a bit from these depending on the conditions.)

brandsfavorite products
Icebreakerwe looove merino!!! mid layers, base layers (thermals), t-shirts, shorts, socks , accessories
Smartwooljust can’t get enough merino gear..!
Patagonialooove all this brand stands for
Norrønamid- and reinforcement layers (gore-tex jacket, pants)
Rabmisc (down puffy, alpine gaters etc.)
Mountain Equipmentmountaineering gear (winter down gear etc.)
Salomontrail runners (XA Pro 3D GTX, Robson Mid GTX)
Lundhags leather hiking boots (Jaure II LT)
La Sportivamountaineering boots
Superfeetinsoles (green)
Dirty Girlgaiters for trailrunners (= sanity)


backpack: Osprey Aura AG 6562L1900g
backpack: Osprey Atmos AG 6565L2190g
rain cover: Osprey Ultralight L90g
waterproof pack bags: Sea to Summit/ OspreyMisc
compression dry sacks: Sea to Summit UltraSil eVent (sleeping bags)90g


tent: Hilleberg Niaksolo, 3-season1700g
tent: Hilleberg Allak22-pers, all-season3300g
sleeping bag: Marmot Lithium (-12)mummy 1176g
inflatable mats: Therm-a-Rest Neoair XThermL max652g
pillow: Sea to Summit Aeros Ultralight 60g


MSR Whisperlite Universal Combomulti fuel cooker276g
MSR Ceramic Solo Pot1.3L210g
MSR fuel bottle591ml134g
Wildo vikkåsa (folding cup)0.6L46g
Light my fire spork (titanium)20g


Sawyer Squeeze filter77g
Platypus Hoser bladder 3L120g
Evernew (filter water sacks)2L42g
Klean Kanteen Classic (stainless bottle)0.8L174g

Tools & Misc

trekking poles: Black Diamond Trail Pro 490g
multi-tool: Leatherman Style CS41g
knife: Leatherman Skeletool KB37g
Therm-a-Rest Z-seathalf each42g
headlamp: Petzl Bindi (200ln)x235g
First aid kit
The Deuce of Spadespotty trowel17g


iPhone 8x2148g
Lifeproof (waterproof case)42g
Ocean Signal rescueME PLB1emergency beacon116g
Apple 12W USB power adapter(w/travel kit)74g
Anker PowerCore 13000 mAh240g
Anker Dual USB Solar Charger15W354g
Lexar lightning jumpdrive C25i 128gb10g


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