The ideal mechanical replacement for the prussik knot. Can be used for ascending or for self protecting abseils on either single or double ropes between 8-11mm
A zipped shock absorber on this via ferrata set acts as a frictionless brake system that works even when wet. With safety being paramount in its conception, the Cable Kit represents state-of-the-art design in a lightweight and compact size.
The Lockdown Leash releases your hand with a unique slipknot configurationsimply hook your hammer or adze through the loop on the leash and pull up to loosen the wrist strap. Padded for alpine comfort and compatible with any technical ice tool.
An innovative tool that can remove frozen ice from inside a screw; sever cord or slings with the retractable blade; and pull cord through a V-thread with the fold out hook.
Quickdraw Tour Probe 190
Black Diamond are the latest to use the quick-draw setup, saving valuable seconds. The quickdraw system deploys faster than the probe pulls from the bag and hits the ground. This lightweight probe is ideal for shallower snowpacks and light pit work.
Transfer 3 Shovel
The Transfer 3 provides a maximum shaft length of 83cm delivering superb leverage for those larger excavation jobs. A simple spring pin collapses the telescopic shaft which has a innovative trapezoidal design to prevent it rotating.
An ice- and mixed-climbing leash with a quick-release clip to detach from the shaft for tool-free moves and pro placements. Padded wrist straps distribute your weight evenly.
Speedy Ice Screw Short
Grivel Speedy Short incorporates a 12cm Helix ice screw and 20cm sling and biner quickdraw attachment.Speedy is a quickdraw-ice screw combo specifically designed to simplify manoeuvres of placement and removal safely without losing the screw. It consists of a shackel rotating freely on the screw tube, a sling in highly resistant Dyneema and a carabiner. There's a weight reduction of 15% compared to the traditional screw plus quickdraw and double carabiner.With a Speedy the climber can set up a self belay by attaching the rope after only a few turns of the screw and then finish screwing in safely. As the carabiner hangs perpendicular to the ice it's easy to thread the rope with the carabiner facing in the right direction.Please Note: No further discounts or special offer reductions apply. Available Online by Phone and in Limited Stores Only.
Express Ice Screw 13cm
The latest update on these popular ice screws includes improved tooth geometry for easier starting and larger crank knobs for faster placements and uninterrupted 360 motion.
Raven Axe with Grip
Ideal for glacier approaches or your first F/PD alpine climbs and mountain walking across the Scottish highlands. The classically curved pick is ideally suited to employ an ice axe arrest in the event of a fall.
If you are just starting out on your winter climbing adventures, then the Hornets are well worth a look. Both the hammer and the axe have rubber grips and come complete with an excellent leash.
Weighing only 660g, the Fly is the result of years of technological expertise and manufacturing innovation, the ultimate balance between weight and performance. Uses a curved shaft to balance the weight of the hot-forged head and protect knuckles. Supplied with DMM leash. The ultimate tool for serious ice routes.
The Viper is constructed with hydroform technology to give a stiffer, three dimensional shaft, providing exceptional clearance and good swing with less weight. Designed for high performance climbing, the Viper will give you confidence on hard, steep ice and mixed terrain.
An ideal candidate for scrambling, via ferrata & Alpine walking & glacier crossings. Stiff enough for long Alpine rock routes that require a glacier crossing or have a bergschrund to cross at the start.
Nepal Extreme (B3)
This iconic B3 boot is designed for mountain use and at altitude with an insulated footbed. The 3mm roughout leather upper provides great protection from snow and rock when climbing or mountaineering. This boot is still made in La Sportiva's factory in the Dolomites-the perfect area for product testing year round. Just available in our Glasgow, Keswick, Exeter, Manchester, Piccadilly and Royal Oak stores this winter. Time to pray for snow! Weight: 2.3kg per pair.
Mont Blanc GTX (B3)
Top of the range boots for higher UK climbs and summer alpinism. Lighter than many boots with the same functionality, and with superb cushioning, these all-rounders are set to become mountain classics. A GTX duratherm lining gives good insulation and waterproofing.
Hard-wearing climbing gloves for not-too-cold days, with articulated fingers in a pre-curved cut to provide a sure and comfortable grip for nimble fingers. Foam padding protects your hands from impact.
The packability and versatility of the Men's Ignite Hoody will save you both weight and space on your next trek. Perfect for extra warmth on belaying duty, for use in part of a layering system or even a stand alone jacket. The jacket features PRIMALOFT One insulation - extremely lightweight, compressible and unsurpassed in its ability to keep you drier and warmer than any down.Afully adjustable fixed hood offers excellent protection from the elements by keeping wind and rain out of your face. Please Note: No further discounts or special offer reductions apply. Available Online by Phone and in Limited Stores Only.
An expedition mitt for seriously cold conditions that will keep your hands warm and dry with minimal weight. The liner is removable and can be worn on its own for finer hand movements or for sleeping in.
Light, durable, and almost unaffected by wind, rain and snow, this is the perfect piece of all-weather insulation. You'll feel equally at home whether on a grade IV belay or on Fitzroy itself. Even the zipped handwarmer pockets have a microfleece lining.
An essential item, which should be in everyone's First Aid or Emergency kit. Lightweight and compact, can be used in a variety of situations where a person needs to retain their body heat, after an accident or exposure to cold.
Heavy-duty polythene material, that is windproof, waterproof and lightweight, your essential piece of emergency survival equipment.
TenaciousSealing & Repair Tape
When disaster strikes, let Tenacious Tape come to your aid. Repair rips and tears in tents, tarps, rain gear and fishing gear with this super sticky stuff. It’s made from the same fabric as high quality tents and works on nylon, vinyl, netting, plastic and breathable fabrics. Perfect for in-field repairs, this tape could get you out of a sticky situation.
Pack of 2 Gore-Tex repair patches
Survival Wire Saw
Highly compact and useful pocket survival tool.
A useful folding shovel constructed of tough steel; keep it in the car for emergencies or just general use in the outdoors.
Jet Flame Lighter
High powered lighter with a flame that burns up to 1300C.
Small in size but with a great bass response thanks to extendable bass box technology. Built-in battery is charged via USB and will connect to any music player with a 3.5mm audio plug. (iPod not included).
Classic SD Knife
The Swiss Army Classic by Victorinox has got to be the world's most popular pocket knife!This item is not for sale to persons under the age of 18. By placing an order for this item, you declare that you are 18 years of age or over.
A compact shovel for digging a latrine pit, or excavating an emergency channel in the event of the campsite flooding.
The popular Swiss army Climber knife but with an attractive Jelly effect outer casing. A popular gift or for those that like to be different.This item is not for sale to persons under the age of 18. By placing an order for this item, you declare that you are 18 years of age or over.
Featuring a longer back length, the Guide 45+ is ideal for taller frames. This well-equipped rucksack can take a beating, whether you use it to carry all your hardware or as a welcome seat for lunch. The slim shape and body-hugging fit give you complete carry control, even over difficult terrain.Please Note: No further discounts or special offer reductions apply. Available online by phone and in limited stores only.
A great pack for overnight to full week trips, the Aether 60 is also a staple for alpine endeavors. We've added sleeping bag compartment and J-Panel access to gear along with an improved suspension.