Depending on the snow level, Pfeifferhorn's Northwest Couloir has one or two required rappels, and that certainly weight to your backpack. Ropes are big and bulky enough, so make sure you pack Beal's Snow Guide Harness for any ski mountaineering endeavor. It's ultralight and extremely compact, partly due to the Web-Core technology that every high-end Beal harness has, but also because the innovative of replacing harness's standard webbing with Dyneema. Dyneema's know far and wide by members of the vertical world for its pliable, lightweight strength that climbers trust their lives with.
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