If you are a mountaineer or you just get into this activity you probably know that there are some tools, clothing and equipment that are really needed for taking a trip in the mountains. Packing for such a trip is just a matter of taking and leaving. It is important for you to know what you really need and what to leave the rest. All necessary thing you need are those that will keep you safe, dry and comfortable. 

If you already have some trips behind you, you probably already know and seen what you really used and was needed and that there are some things that you didn’t used for anything. 
When buying a clothing or equipment you should go for lightweight pieces. This is really important to those who are new to this activity. Before deciding what is best for you and what to buy it is important for you to take a trip or two and you will start to realize what you need and what will keep you comfortable while the trips. Don’t be ashamed to ask for advice. There is nothing to be ashamed of and that is the only way to get to know things better make the right choice.

In the next articles we will write what constitutes a good clothing and equipment and help you make the right decision among those thousands of choices.