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This guidebook covers some of the lesser well-known sandstone bouldering areas in France that will appeal to
Self locking and therefore very safe belay device, but only for use with single ropes. It is more compact and
The Pure Screw is a standard sized karabiner with a standard screw locking gate. It's advantage over many
A twin axle, single stem camming device to rival BD's Camalot. The cams use a single stem with hot forged cams
Superbly cut and well made climbing trousers constructed from durable Metropolis Action Twill™ material with
Autobiography of Martin Boysen, who started climbing on the sandstone outcrops of Sussex over 55 years
Biography of Alex MacIntyre who, although only twenty-eight years old, was already one of the leading
Thick Polartec Power Stretch liner glove that is a good stand-alone glove for chilly but still days and can be
Superb full colour selected climbs guide to North Wales. The main climbing areas of Llanberis, Slate, Ogwen,
The Rock Climber's Training Manual updates and expands on the renowned "Rock Prodigy" training method that has
This book contains detailed route information for 50 of the best mountain scrambles in Snowdonia, along with
Soft shell ski mountaineering trousers that would also be great for downhill and winter climbing.
A super lightweight, sticky, and aggressively studded running shoe created for fell running competitions.
Even lighter than DMM's incredible Prowire is their Spectre2 wiregate, which is the very much the same
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.
A close fitting hooded Zip Tee that provides the optimum base or mid layer for winter and alpine climbing. The
Durable, breathable and weather resistant, the women’s specific Sky Mountain Pants are designed for alpine
An excellent double rope guide plate that has been trimmed of all excess material. Its deep ribbed grooves
Ankle high version of the top end technical approach shoe designed for the walk-in to a route and then the
HMS type pear-shaped forged karabiner with innovative twin gate (Straight Gate+Straight Gate) which effectively
Offset D forged karabiner with innovative twin gate (Bent Gate+Wire Gate) which effectively gives you a near
Lightweight pear-shaped locking karabiner with a "Magnetron" magnetic gate. Magnetron Technology uses a steel
Ultra-light screw with aluminium tube and steel teeth - ideal for mountaineering and ski-touring. Easy to start
Racking harness karabiner for gear organisation (ice screws, pegs etc.). Accommodates up to 8 ice screws
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A waterproof and highly breathable jacket designed for mountain use - a simple, uncluttered design with a
A big pad for serious boulderers. 130cm x 100cm x 9.5cm.
A Patagonia classic, the durable Wavefarer™ Board Shorts are made of a lightweight and quick-drying Supplex®
The new Camp 4 is a rugged multi-purpose/approach shoe with an external moulded PU heel cage for added
Essentially a hiking shoe on a trail running last, designed for multiple days on the trail/fast and light
Women's fit down jacket with detachable hood, designed as a mountain and hill walking jacket in very cold
A synthetic fabric Gore-tex lined approach shoe, a true all-rounder, equally at home scrambling and on the
A superb ultra lightweight breathable waterproof alpine jacket. This is the jacket to keep in the bottom of
Stay cool in this now iconic shirt - made of breezy, finely woven and fast-wicking organic cotton.
Excellent value, HMS locking karabiner with massive internal rope radiuses that are kind to ropes. Weight 85g.
Good lightweight screwgate krab ideal for setting up belays. It has a keylock nose and a very strong
Excellent, roomy, easy-access chalk bag with a wide mouth opening for easy dipping, smooth toggle closure, soft
Ideal as a baselayer for endurance activities in cool to cold temperatures - eg winter climbing.
Here is a selection of the latest new books, maps and DVDs to come into stock.
Sun, sea, rock - the climber's dream, particularly if they own a yacht! What better way to spend a holiday than
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
Autobiography of the Reverend Bob Shepton, an old-school adventurer in the spirit of sailing mountaineer
Topo guide to 29 good looking bolted limestone ccrags on the Italian/Slovenian/Croatian border area of the
A guide to the fantastic sport climbing in and around the Cordillera Cantabrica mountain range in north-west
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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