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A twin axle, single stem camming device to rival BD's Camalot. The cams use a single stem with hot forged cams
Lightweight 2.5-layer breathable, waterproof, packable jacket, featured for fast and endurance sports.
A good complement to Rocks. Special offers on Wallnut Sets!!
Superb full colour selected climbs guide to North Wales. The main climbing areas of Llanberis, Slate, Ogwen,
Double weave non-membrane softshell ski touring pants/alpine climbing trousers with abrasion resistant outer
Closefitting knitted beanie with fine plain knit and knitted Mammut mammoth logo and a cosy microfleece lining.
A simple plastic stand that enables MSR gas stoves to work better in cold conditions by inverting the
The climbing on Menorca is limited compared to that on nearby Mallorca, limited in both quantity and height,
Self locking and therefore very safe belay device, but only for use with single ropes. It is more compact and
A super-lightweight but tough Gore-tex® Pro jacket that will take up very little room in your sack but still
Sun, sea, rock - the climber's dream, particularly if they own a yacht! What better way to spend a holiday than
A great-tasting protein bar that makes every ingredient count so that you can get the most out of your
A superb rock climbing guide to the superb granite of the Val Di Mello on the Italian side of the Pennine Alps
A set of brushes for boulderers comprising three toothbrushes, one wooden handled stiffish bristle brush and 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
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.
An extremely warm insulated jacket designed for freezing belays and full-on conditions in North America,
The sort of belay jacket you don't mind putting in your sack as it is so light and packs down so small but
A combination outer shell that is part waterproof and part softshell and is perfect for winter climbing,
A "Buffalo" type Pertex and fibre pile smock/shirt with more details than the Buffalo versions but bulkier and
Ski touring/alpine climbing low cut salopettes with a high back to keep your kidneys warm. They are made from a
Snuggle up in your alpine bivi with this supersized version of the popular cuddly mammoth toy: ca 24cm high x
A long sleeved, medium weight, zip neck base layer made from 165g/m² MeCo fabric, a blend of 65% ethically
Extra good deals on really great kit!!
Below are a selection of our current bargains: please click for the full list of Special Offers!!
A synthetic fabric Gore-tex lined approach shoe, a true all-rounder, equally at home scrambling and on the
A technical pair of trousers delivering optimal performance for mountaineering and climbing activities. Very
A child's sit harness that is reasonably comfy and very easy to use, with buckles on the leg loops giving
A nice slim fitting polo the Daily Polo is made of a lightweight, luxurious, soft organic cotton heathered
Organic cotton Tee.
Methylated Spirit stove with two pans , a frying pan and a kettle that stows inside the stove. With a non-stick
Essentially a hiking shoe on a trail running last, designed for multiple days on the trail/fast and light
Polartec® Power Stretch® fleece glove with grippy palm that can be worn alone or as a liner. A man's
Very similar to the top selling Black Diamond ATC-XP. Extra braking is supplied by corrugated grooves in one
A must in extremely cold climates to avoid freezing condensation on moisture-soaked feet. Made from waterproof
The Alpine Houdini is featherweight, emergency storm protection for light-and-fast alpine endeavours. Clip it
Stay cool in this now iconic shirt - made of breezy, finely woven and fast-wicking organic cotton.
A superb mitt for arctic conditions which uses a combination of Polartec Thermal Pro® fleece and PrimaLoft
Organic cotton Tee featuring a pair of crossed Terrordactyls.
Here is a selection of the latest new books, maps and DVDs to come into stock.
A detailed history of the sport of fell running and stories of some of the great exponents of the sport through
The huge area around Lake Garda, just south of the Brenta Dolomites, is a mecca for climbing but there are also
Photographing the Lake District is a comprehensive photographic-location guidebook to the most beautiful places
A big new book to the magnificent Dolomites in northern Italy due to be published late Summer/Autumn 2014. This
Biography of Alex MacIntyre who, although only twenty-eight years old, was already one of the leading
Autobiography of the Reverend Bob Shepton, an old-school adventurer in the spirit of sailing mountaineer
This book contains detailed route information for 50 of the best mountain scrambles in Snowdonia, along with
The Rock Climber's Training Manual updates and expands on the renowned "Rock Prodigy" training method that has
This guidebook covers some of the lesser well-known sandstone bouldering areas in France that will appeal to
Autobiography of Martin Boysen, who started climbing on the sandstone outcrops of Sussex over 55 years
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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