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Close fitting and dexterous Pontetorto® soft shell glove for ice-climbing and alpinism.
The Five Ten Camp 4 is a rugged multi-purpose/approach shoe with an external moulded PU heel cage for added
Good lightweight screwgate krab ideal for setting up belays. It has a keylock nose and a very strong
A GPS watch with advanced run, cycle and swim functions as well as smart mobile connection with an iPhone/iPad
An extra large shovel for serious use, the Black Diamond Evac features a unique handle that can be set up in
Even lighter than DMM's incredible Prowire is their Spectre2 wiregate, which is the very much the same
Sun, sea, rock - the climber's dream, particularly if they own a yacht! What better way to spend a holiday than
DMM's new revamped 4CUs are now even lighter than they used to be and are great for climbers who prefer a
Lancashire Bouldering is the first guidebook to the bouldering in Lancashire and Greater Manchester. It covers
The Suunto Ambit3 Peak is the ultimate GPS watch for mountain navigation with numerous advanced outdoor and
Excellent value, HMS locking karabiner with massive internal rope radiuses that are kind to ropes. Weight 85g.
Extremely lightweight waterproof breathable overmitts - with a micro pack size, fast drying, weatherproof and
Designed for relaxed climbing on very steep dry-tooling type routes but also provides excellent performance on
Superb full colour selected climbs guide to North Wales. The main climbing areas of Llanberis, Slate, Ogwen,
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.
This Velcro rock shoe is perfect for the climber starting out at their local wall or crag and buying their
Incredibly lightweight technical wind in ice screw with an aluminium shaft and a replaceable steel tip. They
An extremely lightweight, well balanced and versatile technical axe, available with either an adze or a hammer.
Wind and water resistant Polartec® Power Shield® membrane softshell pants, designed for technical
The new GoPro Hero is a simple to operate camera that records in full 1080P resolution and comes in at a
A guide-book sized journal and logbook for you to record details of all your climbs, from which route you
12 litre minimalist running pack designed for ultralight mountain marathon racers who are carrying as light and
20 litre minimalist running pack designed for ultralight mountain marathon racers who are carrying as light and
Extra good deals on really great kit!!
Below are a selection of our current bargains: please click for the full list of Special Offers!!
Five Ten's most comfortable rock shoe at an amazing price - while stocks last! The Hueco combines luxurious
A child's sit harness that is reasonably comfy and very easy to use, with buckles on the leg loops giving
A must in extremely cold climates to avoid freezing condensation on moisture-soaked feet. Made from waterproof
100% organic cotton jersey tee shirt with a crew neck and a print design on the chest.
Superb lightweight single rope renowned for its hardwearing longevity and kink-free properties. 50m and 60m.
The sports climbing harness has evolved – Mammut’s Realization Shorts are the first combined climbing harness
Designed as a very dexterous glove for anything from skiing and general mountaineering to hard ice/mixed
A very versatile jacket that combines wind proofing and temperature regulation in one quick drying
Very light weight (140g/m2) looser fitting merino wool T-shirt that is great for rock climbing, running, biking
Simple yet warm hat to prevent heat loss; designed to be worn under a helmet.
Waterproof and very breathable ¾ zip overtrousers in stretch Polartec® Neoshell® with Cordura® kick patches in
Excellent, roomy, easy-access chalk bag with a wide mouth opening for easy dipping, smooth toggle closure, soft
Here is a selection of the latest new books, maps and DVDs to come into stock.
A beautiful wall calendar that is guaranteed to keep you inspired and maybe even organised all year. It's
Sport climbing, via ferrata, deep water soloing and multi-pitch climbing in Oman, a country on the tip of the
This excellent definitive guide covers all of the climbing along the North Wales A55 coastal corridor - from
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
The climbing on Menorca is limited compared to that on nearby Mallorca, limited in both quantity and height,
A superb rock climbing guide to the superb granite of the Val Di Mello on the Italian side of the Pennine Alps
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
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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