Your Complete Ski Packing List | Skiology

By October 17, 2018News
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Your complete ski packing list – come prepared

For many seasons we have sent our ski packing list, it is the culmination of 30 ski seasons of knowledge learned from last minute questions from guests and their dashes to the shops. Behold the Ultimate Ski Packing list!

SKI/BOARD ITEMS

You can buy all of these in resort however as a general rule of thumb they are little less expensive outside of the resort

  • Hat
  • Helmet
  • Goggles/sunglasses
  • Scarf/buff
  • Thermal Layers
  • Fleece
  • Jacket
  • Gloves/mittens
  • Salopettes
  • Ski socks
  • Suntan cream/ lip balm
  • A small backpack (useful for carrying
    water/things for the kids

NON SKI ITEMS

  • Slippers for inside the chalet
  • Shoes
  • Socks
  • Underwear
  • Trousers (non ski) / skirt / dress
  • Pyjamas
  • T-shirts
  • Jumper
  • Clothes for dinner out on staff night off
  • Wash bag to also contain, toothbrush, toothpaste, shampoo, body wash, shaving foam, razor, deodorant, and any medicine etc
  • Tissues
  • Ear plugs? Good for the plane and If sharing the chalet with others
  • Plug adaptors
  • Nintendo Wii games
  • DVDS
  • This list
  • Aeroplane tickets
  • Passport
  • Phone (set to roam?)/charger
  • Insurance documents
  • Cash Euros, if your bank charges you to use your card abroad? Alternatively there
    are cash points in the resort too
  • GoPro and charger?
  • Camera and charger?
  • Book?
  • USB multiplug?
  • Our phone number +44 (0)207 183 0688

Additional IF you have infants

  • Adequate warm clothing
  • Nappies (can buy here), wipes, cream and nappy bags
  • Milk (not the same brands as U.K) and bottles if needed
  • Food pouches
  • Vests
  • Sleeping bag
  • Thermometer
  • Any U.K specific favourite foods

Additional IF you have children

  • Favourite cuddly toy!
  • Bedtime books

Additional IF you are NOT planning on hiring you may also want to bring

  • Skis
  • Ski boots
  • Snowboard
  • Snowboard boots

Additional IF you are coming in January when it is generally slightly colder and you own the following items you
may want to bring them too, alternatively, you can buy them in the resort if necessary

  • Inner gloves
  • Silk sock liners
  • See our blog on keeping warm skiing here