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 Walkers Shop, Central Buildings in Ambleside, Cumbria.

Contact our Equipment Hire Department

Email: info@adventurepeaks.com
Telephone: 01539433795
The Walkers Shop, Central Buildings, 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 ExplorationMountain Hardwear Ghost -40£195
Suitable for 7000-8000mRab Expedition 1000£120
Suitable for 6000-7000mRab Andes 1000£120
Suitable for 5000-6000mRab 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-7000mRab Summit Jacket£75

Down suits

Suitable for 8000m+ ExpeditionsRab Expedition Down Suit£180
To be used in combination with an expedition jacketRab Down Salopettes£70

Wind Suits

For additional protection for down suitsRab Expedition Wind Suit£70


8000m PeaksMillet Everest GTX£216
up to 7500m altitudeLa Sportiva Spantiks£160
up to 7500m altitudeBoreal G1 Lite£138
Scottish Winter, Summer Alpine & up to 6400mBoreal Super Latok£70

Climbing Hardwear (or equivalent)

Technical Ice ToolsDMM Fly£25 per axe
Climbing HelmetPetzl Elios£10
Climbing HarnessBlack Diamond Momentum AL£10
Expedition hardwearPetzl AscensionFigure Eight, Karabiners£30


Walking CramponGrivel G10£25
Climbing CramponGrivel G12£25

Ice Axes (or equivalent)

Basic walking axeGrivel Munro Ice Axe£20
Technical Walking Axe
Grivel Brenva Ice Axe (Hire only)

Snow Shoes

Technical Snow ShoeMSR Denali£50
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