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The sports climbing harness has evolved – Mammut’s Realization Shorts are the first combined climbing harness
Dumbarton Rock, or 'Dumby' as it is known to locals, is Scotland's prime urban bouldering venue. This is the
Self locking and therefore very safe belay device, but only for use with single ropes. It is more compact and
This guidebook covers 66 varied via ferratas in the French Alps. With some of the most beautiful scenery in the
Occasional magazine aimed at beginners with lots of wow factor photos and some useful articles. Will not be of
A single axle version of DMM's Dragon cam combining the tried and trusted 13.75°, single axle head unit of the
A stretchy running skirt with a comfortable flat waistband and made of a breathable recycled polyester/spandex
Top end technical approach shoe designed for the walk-in to a route and then the climb as well. A new
Extremely good bouldering brush with natural bristles that cleans holds very effectively without damage. The
The definitive rock climbing guide to Scafell and Wasdale in the western Lake District. Includes the
Marvels of miniaturisation! These camming devices are the lightest and smallest on the market and are packed
Lightweight and breathable soft "cotton feel" trail cap. Constructed from Chameleon3 softshell fabric that has
Fully integrated harness and climbing trousers - the Mammut Realization Pants are simply one of the best bits
DMM's new revamped 4CUs are now even lighter than they used to be and are great for climbers who prefer a
SAVING WEIGHT IN THE MOUNTAINS
Going lightweight is always pleasant be it soloing on grit with nothing more than shoes, chalkbag and the clothes you stand up in, or running over the high Lakeland fells with little more than a bumbag, but where it really counts is at altitude.
Once the air thins, every gram feels like a kilogram and shaving grams is the name of the game, be it sawing off your toothbrush handle or removing all the excess webbing from your rucksack. This is an area where modern materials and manufacturing processes are making leaps and bounds and we can only expect things to get both lighter and stronger in the future.
Meanwhile, here, for the alpinists and greater ranges exponents amongst you are some of the most recent bits of lightweight gear we have received to date - put this lot together for your next high altitude trip and it really will make a difference!
The photo shows Crag Jones taking a lightweight approach on Ultar (7388m) in the Karakorum, Pakistan.(Photo: Stephen Reid)
Amazing, ultra-lightweight climbing and mountaineering helmet (maximum weight only 165g!!) with excellent
An amazing superlight harness designed for ski touring, alpinism and the greater ranges but which could also
Extremely ultra lightweight half rope, originally designed as a twin, but now with improved supple easy
The first full strength karabiner to break the sub 20g barrier, tiny but perfectly formed also and perfectly
Incredibly light quickdraws made with sub 20g krabs and 8mm Dyneema® tape which will significantly reduce the
The ultimate ultralight nut tool, ideal for alpine climbing and other high altitude use - or just for anyone
Amazing ultralight full strength (22kN) Dyneema slings roughly 8mm wide. Brilliant for threads, high altitude
Highly innovative, stemless and highly flexible camming devices from Spain with very narrow head widths. Five
Waterproof, exceptionally breathable and astonishingly light, the Minimus Smock has such a micro pack size that
A short version of the X Frame, giving a mat that weights only 173g! Designed with body mapping research, it
Here is a selection of the latest new products to come into stock.
Very lightweight small-packing dress in a soft polyester/spandex blend that gives you full coverage with a
The World's lightest Gore-tex® boot offering a reinforced toe box that protects the foot from unexpected
Smart belt with a "climbing style" slide lock buckle. This looks a pretty cool bit of kit for holding your
Excellent, fully waterproof and highly breathable shell jacket for climbers and walkers. Lightweight and
Lightweight organic cotton stripy top. The Crag Top has a classic design and is the perfect weight for summer
The Jaws 10 is the world’s most weather resistant ultra distance trail running pack.
Trousers cut specifically for climbing and which due to their high spandex content and a special gusset crotch,
A rip stop via feratta system using self opening karabiners. Twisting of the two elastic lanyards is prevented
A waterproof lightweight shell jacket made with four way stretch Aquapro Dynamic fabric which possesses a
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The Black Ice is small enough and light enough for a crag sack and yet large enough and extendable enough to
A lightweight softshell jacket with a blended merino wool lining for laid-back comfort with a technical edge.
A really good down jacket for lightweight alpine style ascents. The Pertex Quantum® Endurance outer provides
A lined windproof top that has become a bit of a cult classic, and rightly so. Perfect for walking running,
The ultimate trad quickdraw! Superlight Moses karabiner in combination with light, high performance 8mm
Very light quickdraws made with 27g Moses krabs and stiffly sewn 10mm Dyneema® tape. Ideal for sport climbing
Heavy duty organic cotton hoody to keep you feeling warm but looking cool at crag or wall.
Good lightweight screwgate krab ideal for setting up belays. It has a keylock nose and a very strong
Short leg version of the standard briefs.
XS and L only.
The Five Ten Women's Chase shoe combines the spring and support demanded by free runners with a classic
Snuggly Polartec 200 slippers, nylon-lined, with a suregrip rubberised sole.
Only S left.
Ideal as a baselayer for endurance activities in cool to cold temperatures - eg winter climbing. A long john
A lightweight 50 Litre rucksack designed for alpine climbing. Very functional as it comes, but can be stripped
Tough, light nylon taslan trousers with moisture-shedding DWR (durable repellent finish) and 50+ UPF sun
Here is a selection of the latest new books, maps and DVDs to come into stock.
Mountaineering in the Écrins Massif is a guide to the Écrins’ most beautiful summits through a selection of the
A film by Chuck Fryberger. This first instalment of The Exposure Series follows professional climbers Dave
A collected biography of Pete Livesey with contributions from: Geoff Birtles, Martin Berzins, John
The biggest area of boulders in the world lies at Hampi in India - imagine Brimham Rocks on steroids with
Romania is one of the most developed sport climbing destinations in the Balkans and it certainly looks to be an
A useful selected rock climbing guidebook for any climber travelling in Southern California, having been rained
Very selected guide to icefall climbs in the Canadian Rockies. Beautifully presented, almost a mini coffee
Training for the New Alpinism is a manual that guides you in constructing a simple, progressive training
This guidebook details all the rock and winter climbing to be found on the beautiful and remote-feeling islands
A guide to off piste skiing and ski mountaineering in the Chamonix/Mont Blanc area - the guide covers the
A complete list of UK Climbing Guidebooks, UK Maps, Foreign Guidebooks, Foreign Maps, DVDs, Instructional
Karabiners, Quickdraws, Wires, Nuts, Cams & other Hardware, Helmets, Harnesses, Slings, Cord, Tape, Ropes,
Ice axes, Crampons, Ice Protection, Avalanche Probes, Snow Shovels, Snow Shoes & Snow Saws.
Telescopic poles for walking & ski-ing.
Mountain Boots, Walking Boots, Approach Shoes, Fell Running Shoes, Rockshoes and Accessories.
Technical clothing for harsh environments.
Specialist clothing, rucksacks, shoes books, maps and other kit.
Cool stuff for crags and cred. Also lightweight trekking gear.
Rucksacks of all types, plus Rucksack Accessories, Bumbags, Duffle Bags, Dry Bags, Stuff Sacks and Baby
Tents, Bivi Bags, Camping Mats and Sleeping Bags.
Stoves, Fuel Bottles, Pans, Spares, Mugs, Bowls, Plates & Cutlery.
Water Bottles, Bags, Bladders, Storage Jars & Spares.
Head Torches, Lanterns, Batteries & Spares.
GPS & Altimeter Watches.
Sunglasses, Glacier Glasses, Goggles and Accessories.
Medical & Cosmetic, Energy, Glacier Glasses, Map Cases & Document Bags, Navigation, Tools, Photography,
Needle Sports Gift Vouchers. Also Wedding List information.
Professional Rope Access Equipment for Industrial, Military and Rescue use.
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