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The Maltese Islands are a fast developing sport climbing destination a short flying time away from most
Even lighter than DMM's incredible Prowire is their Spectre2 wiregate, which is the very much the same
Just what the OS should have produced years ago - a 1:50,000 map of the central Lake District covering from
A twin axle, single stem camming device to rival BD's Camalot. The cams use a single stem with hot forged cams
Excellent value, HMS locking karabiner with massive internal rope radiuses that are kind to ropes. Weight 85g.
A guide to off piste skiing and ski mountaineering in the Chamonix/Mont Blanc area - the guide covers the
An easy-to-use flicklock system 3-section standard diameter pole for year-round use. Price includes both
This guidebook covers 66 varied via ferratas in the French Alps. With some of the most beautiful scenery in the
DMM's new revamped 4CUs are now even lighter than they used to be and are great for climbers who prefer a
Pair of bails to convert Crampomatic crampons to Newmatic (ie Full Step Ins to Semi Step Ins). These will be of
A good complement to Rocks. Special offers on Wallnut Sets!!
The latest from Big UP Productions and Sender Films, showcasing action, humour, controversy, and inspiration in
A single axle version of DMM's Dragon cam combining the tried and trusted 13.75°, single axle head unit of the
Rope lanyard with sewn loops designed to clip into a belay and set up a top rope/lower off at the end of 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.
Supremely comfortable compressive full leg protection for times when you are working hard in the mountains.
Shorts that will remain comfortable and prevent chafing at all times, whether on short runs or mountain
A compact but powerful headlamp with proximity lighting, lighting for travel (120 lumens, 50 metres), boost
A compact but powerful headlamp with proximity lighting, lighting for travel (100 lumens, 45 metres), boost
Keep on truckin' in a traditional American Trucker cap to go with the 5.10 climbing lifestyle. Three
Handy lightweight very sharp climber's knife designed to be hung with a karabiner on the back of your harness
A spare Lithium-Ion 1800 mAh rechargeable battery for the Tikka R+ and Tikka RXP headlamps which works at low
No-frills but solid three-section pole providing reliable stability and easy adjustment for any mountain use.
A colourful child's helmet with a tough outer shell and an expanded polystyrene foam inner, four head torch
A warm, affordable, and water-repellent synthetic bag, with unique Lamina construction to deal with
Fast rope feed, locking-assist stop, and a smooth lower off, all without you ever needing to take your hand off
Extra good deals on really great kit!!
Below are a selection of our current bargains: please click for the full list of Special Offers!!
The durable Adze Vest utilizes Polartec® Windbloc® stretch-woven fabric with a moisture-wicking fleece grid
A radically curved leashless technical tool for hard icefalls and modern mixed climbing. The Apex is a superbly
Patagonia's new Guide Pants use their best-ever Guide fabric, a Polartec® Power Shield® stretch-woven blend
A small neat screwgate karabiner - perfect to carry on slings and for setting up belays with multiple
The ultimate trad quickdraw! Superlight Moses karabiner in combination with light, high performance 8mm
Combining hardshell protection with softshell flexibility, the Dawn Patrol Hybrid Shell is a dynamic, hybrid
Durable, warm Epic® mountain salopettes at a great price. Although made of a waterproof fabric, the seams are
A cheaper version of Grivel's famous G10.
Heavy duty organic cotton hoody to keep you feeling warm but looking cool at crag or wall.
Versatile, full-coverage toasty warm outerwear, the Micro Puff Hoody features a water-resistant and windproof
A small version (35 Litres) of the Pursuit. A great cragging, winter climbing and alpine sack for those who can
A lightweight and dexterous softshell glove, one of the lighter softshell gloves. Suited to continental
Excellent full-zip baselayer/midlayer for alpine and winter climbing, the R1 Jacket is made with Regulator®
Here is a selection of the latest new books, maps and DVDs to come into stock.
This guidebook details all the rock and winter climbing to be found on the beautiful and remote-feeling islands
Dumbarton Rock, or 'Dumby' as it is known to locals, is Scotland's prime urban bouldering venue. This is the
Sublime sandstone bouldering under the flank of Liathach in the Torridons. And a delightful little guide book
This guidebook is a comprehensive manual to the best skiing and alpine climbing in the Lyngen Alps. It covers
Superbly produced and extremely classy American quarterly magazine devoted to alpine and greater ranges
A bilingual pamphlet/guide on best ecological practice when climbing in Snowdonia in winter.
A thoroughly comprehensive guide describing all the routes on the North Face of the Grandes Jorasses in the
New York City is best known for it yellow cabs, retail stores, and phenomenal skyline. It's a city full of
A climbing guide to the Kingdom of the Mallos in north-east Spain. The guide covers six areas: Mallos de
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.
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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