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Excellent value, HMS locking karabiner with massive internal rope radiuses that are kind to ropes. Weight 85g.
Beyond Limits is the autobiography of Steve McClure, one of the world’s top rock climbers. From his
Volume 2 of a series of selected climbs guidebooks to the rockclimbing around Tafraout in Morrocan Anti-Atlas.
Three new adventure films from acclaimed British film maker Alastair Lee and his Posing Productions crew using
The Superdry 8.3mm Mammut Meteor is an an excellent choice for Scottish Winter and alpine climbing as well as
Incredibly lightweight technical wind in ice screw with an aluminium shaft and a replaceable steel tip. They
Made for hearty souls who laugh at sub-zero wind chills, sleet, freezing rain and snow. Extra heavy terry loop
DMM's new revamped 4CUs are now even lighter than they used to be and are great for climbers who prefer a
Even lighter than DMM's incredible Prowire is their Spectre2 wiregate, which is the very much the same
This Velcro rock shoe is perfect for the climber starting out at their local wall or crag and buying their
This excellent definitive guide covers all of the climbing along the North Wales A55 coastal corridor - from
The Five Ten Camp 4 is a rugged multi-purpose/approach shoe with an external moulded PU heel cage for added
A women's version of the Camp 4, a rugged multi-purpose/approach shoe with an external moulded PU heel cage for
Volume 1 of a series of guidebooks to the rockclimbing around Tafraout in Morrocan Anti-Atlas. Covers Robin
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.
The Fragile Flake Cam Hook is an extra wide cam hook which exerts less leverage against the rock and is thus
techRock have improved the original Aliens by making them considerably lighter and narrowing the headwidth by
Jöttnar's flagship technical mountain shell, built for total protection and uncompromised performance.
Fully featured winter salopettes designed for extreme mountain conditions. Constructed from Polartec® Neoshell®
If there is one item of clothing that sums up the spirit of the Jöttnar brand more than any other it is this, a
A completely new 37 litre Pursuit sack in the modern idiom - very lightweight for alpine climbing and winter
This is a great ultra-light 1/4 sock for runners and cyclists looking for a precise fit. A true Seamless
An extremely lightweight, well balanced and versatile technical axe, available with either an adze or a hammer.
Designed for relaxed climbing on very steep dry-tooling type routes but also provides excellent performance on
Wind and water resistant Polartec® Power Shield® membrane softshell pants, designed for technical
A GPS watch with advanced run, cycle and swim functions as well as smart mobile connection with an iPhone/iPad
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 superb ultra lightweight breathable waterproof alpine jacket. This is the jacket to keep in the bottom of
A comfortable, easy-care short-sleeved shirt in an organic cotton/polyester plain weave.
The ultimate (?!) in absolute lightweight largish wiregate quickdraws and very aptly named. Available in three
Ultra light weight (140g/m2) looser fitting merino wool T-shirt that is great for rock climbing, running,
The ultimate (?!) in absolute lightweight large wiregate karabiners and very aptly named. 33g. Available singly
A stretchy running skirt with a comfortable flat waistband and made of a breathable recycled polyester/spandex
A version of 5.10's Dragon but with a Velcro® closure. Designed for top climbers both at competitions and on
A classic stiff soled design in a modern style of shoe offering high edging performance for those doing
At only 43 grams the Neon Keylock Screwgate is one of the world's lightest keylock screwgates and a screwgate
An extremely comfortable shoe that feels just like, how to put it?... a slipper! They are very easy to put on
Revised version of Macpac's renowned 50 litre alpine/crag sack.
Perfect shorts for climbing whilst wearing a harness - last pair XL only
Designed as a very dexterous glove for anything from skiing and general mountaineering to hard ice/mixed
Marvels of miniaturisation! These camming devices are the lightest and smallest on the market and are packed
Here is a selection of the latest new books, maps and DVDs to come into stock.
The second in the Scottish Offpiste guidebook series, this colourful book focuses on the incredible mountains
Volume 2 (of 2 volumes) of a selected guide to Scottish rock climbing by well known local on the the scene,
Sport climbing in Norway described at some of the most attractive crags from all over the country and at a good
Rock Climbing in Ireland documents the best of Irish rock climbing. It details over 400 selected classic climbs
An inspirational and definitive rock climbing guidebook to the routes and bouldering of the south-western
Volume 3 of a series of selected climbs guidebooks to the rockclimbing around Tafraout in Morrocan Anti-Atlas.
Lancashire Bouldering is the first guidebook to the bouldering in Lancashire and Greater Manchester. It covers
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
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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