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Dumbarton Rock, or 'Dumby' as it is known to locals, is Scotland's prime urban bouldering venue. This is the
Supremely comfortable compressive full leg protection for times when you are working hard in the mountains.
A guide to off piste skiing and ski mountaineering in the Chamonix/Mont Blanc area - the guide covers the
Good lightweight screwgate krab ideal for setting up belays. It has a keylock nose and a very strong
This guidebook details all the rock and winter climbing to be found on the beautiful and remote-feeling islands
Just what the OS should have produced years ago - a 1:50,000 map of the central Lake District covering from
A spare Lithium-Ion 1800 mAh rechargeable battery for the Tikka R+ and Tikka RXP headlamps which works at low
Rope lanyard with sewn loops designed to clip into a belay and set up a top rope/lower off at the end of a
A thoroughly comprehensive guide describing all the routes on the North Face of the Grandes Jorasses in the
Absolutely brilliant update of DMM's already ultralightweight wiregate Prowire quickdraw. Perfect for shaving
A twin axle, single stem camming device to rival BD's Camalot. The cams use a single stem with hot forged cams
Lightweight trekking pole designed for four-season use and featuring Black Diamond's "Control Shock Technology"
The latest from Big UP Productions and Sender Films, showcasing action, humour, controversy, and inspiration in
This guidebook covers 66 varied via ferratas in the French Alps. With some of the most beautiful scenery in the
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.
A lightweight twin compartment 70 litre backpacking rucksack with great load carrying comfort. Created for the
A lightweight soft and stretchy variation on the windproof theme, though not as windproof as some. Matrix SWS
Lightweight climbing and trekking pant in stretchy, durable, lightweight, quick drying Matrix SWS fabric.
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
Pair of bails to convert Crampomatic crampons to Newmatic (ie Full Step Ins to Semi Step Ins). These will be of
Handy lightweight very sharp climber's knife designed to be hung with a karabiner on the back of your harness
Extra good deals on really great kit!!
Below are a selection of our current bargains: please click for the full list of Special Offers!!
Tough, light nylon taslan trousers with moisture-shedding DWR (durable repellent finish) and 50+ UPF sun
Absolutely vast Moon crashpad! 160cm x 120cm x 11cm.
100% pure chalk - excellent grip, feels good to climb with and prevents excessive drying of the skin. Nice
A lightweight, narrow baffled, down filled vest that uses approximately 90g of 750 fill European goose down
Essentially a hiking shoe on a trail running last, designed for multiple days on the trail/fast and light
Heavy duty organic cotton hoody to keep you feeling warm but looking cool at crag or wall.
A dual point version of the G20, using the same "mono-rail" technology and giving a very light technical ice
Climbing trousers made from a lightweight stretchy nylon/spandex blend that has Deluge® DWR (durable water
A full step in (Pro = "Crampomatic") or semi-step in (Clip = "Newmatic") crampon designed for all aspects of
A good complement to Rocks. Special offers on Wallnut Sets!!
Lightweight, windproof and hoodless down jacket which is highly compressible insulation and has a 100% recycled
Patagonia's new Guide Pants use their best-ever Guide fabric, a Polartec® Power Shield® stretch-woven blend
Superbly well fitting, weather resistant, mid/light weight softshell pair of trousers, constructed from
Brilliant climbing/bouldering pants that are also extremely comfortable to wear on a casual basis.
Here is a selection of the latest new books, maps and DVDs to come into stock.
Training for the New Alpinism is a manual that guides you in constructing a simple, progressive training
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
The Maltese Islands are a fast developing sport climbing destination a short flying time away from most
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.
New York City is best known for it yellow cabs, retail stores, and phenomenal skyline. It's a city full of
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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