Expedition Equipment Hire

We offer our equipment hire service to both clients and non-clients, although Adventure Peaks clients receive a further discount.

All Hire Equipment can be posted out to you in the lead up to your trip or course for £15 (UK) or £45 (Europe) or can be picked up from us at the Adventure Peaks shop in Ambleside, Cumbria.

Contact our Equipment Hire Department

Email: info@adventurepeaks.com
Telephone: 01539433794
Adventure Peaks, 101 Lake Road, Ambleside, Cumbria LA22 0DB, UK



Hire Item

(or similar)


per Expedition

Sleeping Bags for all altitudes

8000m+ Peaks and Polar Exploration – normal user (e.g. Mt Everest) Rab Expedition 1200 £170
8000m+ Peaks and Polar Exploration – tall user (6ft 3in+) (e.g. Mt Everest) Marmot Col MemBrain EQ Long (Hire only) £166
Suitable for 7500m+ Peaks and Polar Exploration Mountain Hardwear Ghost -40 £195
Suitable for 7000-8000m Rab Expedition 1000 £120
Suitable for 6000-7000m Rab Andes 1000 £120
Suitable for 5000-6000m Rab Expedition 800 (Hire only) £110

Down jackets

8000m+ Peaks and Polar Exploration (e.g. Mt Everest) Rab Expedition Jacket £120
Suitable for small users (UK 8) at 8000m+ Millet Everest Connect Jacket (Hire only) £120
Suitable for 7000m+ Rab Batura Jacket £120
Suitable for 7000m+ Marmot Greenland Baffled Jacket £100
Suitable for 6000m-7000m Rab Summit Jacket £75

Down suits

Suitable for 8000m+ Expeditions Rab Expedition Down Suit £275
To be used in combination with an expedition jacket Rab Down Salopettes £90

Wind Suits

For additional protection for down suits Rab Expedition Wind Suit £70


8000m Peaks Millet Everest GTX £225
up to 7500m altitude La Sportiva Spantiks £170
up to 7500m altitude Boreal G1 Lite £140
Scottish Winter, Summer Alpine & up to 6400m Boreal Super Latok £90

Climbing Hardwear (or equivalent)

Technical Ice Tools DMM Fly £30 per axe
Climbing Helmet Petzl Elios £15
Climbing Harness Black Diamond Momentum AL £15
Expedition hardwear Petzl AscensionFigure Eight, Karabiners £30


Walking Crampon Grivel G10 £30
Climbing Crampon Grivel G12 £30

Ice Axes (or equivalent)

Basic walking axe Grivel Munro Ice Axe £25
Technical Walking Axe
Grivel Brenva Ice Axe (Hire only)

Snow Shoes

Technical Snow Shoe MSR Denali £85
Snow shoe extender (Vital For carrying heavy loads) MSR Flotation Tails £12


  • The ‘price per expedition’ refers to the cost of hiring an item for an expedition of a normal duration. For more extended trips please contact us for a quote.
  • All down equipment hire prices (sleeping bags and down jackets) include a cleaning charge of £25-£35