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 The outdoor clothing and equipment retail store at Adventure Consultants headquarters in Wanaka, New Zealand  is well stocked for climbers to gear up for their mountaineenig trips, both in New Zealand and overseas on the international expeditions. 
Welcome to the Adventure Consultants Gear Store.  Here you will find a range of high quality Adventure Consultants branded merchandise.

To place an order simply send us an email including details of the products you wish to purchase and where relevant, colour and size.


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 Adventure Consultants High Altitude Expeditions Tshirt    High Altitude Expedition T-shirts - Unisex
    Available in Black /  Himalayan Blue / Bright Green
Size S, M, L, XL 
NZ$40.00  *Limited Stock Available
Adventure Consultants Tshirt High Altitude Expeditions Women's   High Altitude Expedition Womens T-shirts
    Available in Black / Blue (not orange sorry!)
Size S, M, L, XL 
NZ$40.00  *Limited Stock Available
 Adventure Consultants Tshirt Southern Alps New Zealand    New Zealand Southern Alps T-shirts - Unisex
    Available in Black / Brown
Size S, M, L, XL 
 Adventure Consultants Tshirt Southern Alps New Zealand Women's    New Zealand Southern Alps Womens T-shirts
    Available in Red / Black
Size S, M, L, XL
Men's Glacier Shirt High Rise Grey 2016
05 December 2016
05 December 2016
  Glacier Shirts - Mens
    The North Face Cool Horizon Long Sleeve.  If you are only taking one shirt on expedition this should be it! This Glacier shirt is ideal for in the mountains, and perfect for trekking and travel.
Available in Asphalt Grey (pictured), Moonstruck Grey or High Rise Grey
Size S, M, L, XL.
Women's TNF Glacier Shirt
28 November 2014
  Glacier Shirts - Womens
    The North Face Shirt. Semi-fitted with AC logo embroidered on the right-breast this shirt is ideal for trekking, on the glacier and general travel.
Available in Indigo Chambray or Highrise Grey
Size XS, S, L, M, XL
TNF Thermoball Vest
24 April 2015
  TNF Thermoball Vest - Mens and Womens
    New synthetic insulation technology features round ThermoBall™ clusters that trap and retain heat to achieve phenomenal warmth in cold, wet weather. A versatile mid-layer The North Face Thermoball vest for added warmth on the coldest winter days and useful in autumn and spring too. AC logo embroidered on right chest - a very smart peice.
Available in Black
S, M, L, XL,



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   Adventure Consultants Buff 
    Worn in up to 13 different ways for protection from sun, dust, cold and sweat. The famous AC Buff is a must have on any outdoor adventure.  
Available in Blue or Green
One size fits all.
   Adventure Consultants Caps
    Available in Black / Yellow / White
Size S-M, M-XL
   Adventure Consultants Military Caps
    Available in Khaki and Taupe 
One size
   The North Face Sunhats
    The North Face Sunhat. Perfect for hot sunny days on the glacier! A wide brim provides ample sun protection.
Available in Asphalt Grey
    500ml Nalgene Bottles
    500ml wide mouth bottles printed with the Adventure Consultants Logo.
NZ$25.00 500ml - Orange, Light Blue, Light Green, Pink or Red.
Gear Shop 1L Nalgenes
05 December 2016
05 December 2016
  1L Nalgene Bottles
    1 litre wide mouth Nalgene brand bottles printed with the Adventure Consultants Logo. Essential for all outdoors activities.
NZ$30.00 1L - Purple, Lime, Pink or Red.


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   "A Climber's Guide to New Zealand Mountaineering Techniques"
    Written by Guy Cotter, Dean Staples and Mark Sedon, 3rd edition 2010. The essential guide for any aspiring climbers and those wishing to brush up on existing skills.  Covers a wide range of topics from knots and glacier travel through to crevasse rescue and avalanche awareness.
 Hall & Ball: Kiwi Mountaineers by Colin Monteath    "Hall & Ball - Kiwi Mountaineers" by Colin Monteath
    The captivating story of the Adventure Consultants founders Rob Hall and Gary Ball. From fledgling mountaineers to pioneering guides, Hall and Ball tells the story of one of New Zealand’s most accomplished climbing partnerships.  With some 47 international expeditions between them, this book takes us on a journey to some of the world’s highest and most remote places.  Including their quest to complete the Seven Summits in seven months, Carstensz Pyramid, Makalu, K2 and Everest.
NZ$150.00     *Only 1 copy left
   “Wanaka Rock - A comprehensive guide to Wanaka Rock Climbing”
    Published in 2014, with over 700 routes, including new routes, ranging from bouldering to multi-pitch adventures. This guidebook contains well-described climbs, full-colour photographs and well thought-out indexing, making this book a must-have for any Wanaka climber’s backpack. 
 “Avalanche Awareness in the New Zealand Backcountry”
  Written specifically for New Zealand's unique mountain environment; this handbook is highly recommended for anyone heading to the backcountry. This book contains strategies for identifying avalanche terrain, assessing conditions, wise decision making and the latest rescue techniques. Written by Penny Goddard, avalanche forecaster, educator, guide and mountaineer; this text also serves at the handbook for the NZMSC Avalanche Training Courses. 


 "Only Two for Everest" by Lyn McKinnon
  In 1951 Guy Cotter's father Ed, joined a group of young kiwis who intended to achieve the first ascent of Mukut Parbat, a 7242m peak in the Indian Garhwal. The team included (leader) Earle Riddiford, George Lowe, Ed Hillary and Cotter with a small Sherpa team. After Cotter, Riddiford and Passang Dawa Lama summited the mountain, an invite arrived from Eric Shipton inviting two of the team to join the Everest reconnaissance. This thoughtfully written and well-researched book uncovers the events that followed that without Cotter, Riddiford and Passang Dawa Lama’s successful Mukat Parbat ascent would have changed the history of New Zealand (and possibly British) mountaineering forever.


 "Outdoor Appetite" by the Himalayan Trust
  The Himalayan Trust Outdoor Appetite Cookbook is produced here in new Zealand and is full of healthy, wholesome and delicious food recipes, stories and photographs, reflecting the Himalayan trust's love for adventure and the outdoors. 100% of the price goes straight into the work of the Himalayan Trust in the Everest region of Nepal where they are helping to rebuild schools damaged in the 2015 earthquakes to give more children access to quality education.  This wonderful cookbook, with a whitebait recipe by Guy Cotter, is available through our shop.


PLACE AN ORDER by emailing us at
Ensure that you include your name, postal address, product choice, colour and size.  Pay online at our secure credit card payment page
All prices are in New Zealand dollars, postage and packaging costs are additional (see below).

PAY FOR AN ITEM WITH CREDIT CARD via our secure payment page


Costs of postage and packaging vary depending on destination and weight of products purchased. 

As a guideline approximate costs are listed below for International Air Rates (3-10 Day Delivery).  Economy rates (10-15 Day Delivery) are available on request.  As an example, a packaged t-shirt weighs approximately 230 grams.





250g NZ$9.36 NZ$15.45 NZ$16.70 NZ$14.52
500g NZ$12.28 NZ$22.96 NZ$22.96 NZ$19.93



 This catalogue has been put together for Adventure Consultants clients who are joining us on our expeditions and courses. If there is something that you would like specifically that is not in this catalogue, please do ask because it is likely that we can source it for you and give you a great price too.

You can view the Retail Equipment Catalogue online by clicking the image or download a pdf by clicking the link.

Adobe Acrobat DocumentRetail Equipment Catalogue



How to pack for an expedition - Guy Cotter, Mountain Guide and Director of AC

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