Black Diamond Vector Helmet Review

I've been wearing a helmet while climbing for many years now and I think as a whole they've become so light and…

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Black Diamond Manufacturing hot forged carabiners

What Makes Black Diamond Tick: Part 2

Black Diamond was born out of litigation so it's no surprise that the company has a very rigorous approach to…

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We stole this photo from http://www.lakecityiceclimbs.com/ because it was the perfect size and somebody was placing an ice screw.

The 13 Companies that Sell Ice Screws

Listed below are the 13 brands that sell ice screws (plus 1 that used to sell them and 1 that will sell them in…

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Black Diamond Fuel Ice Tool

Black Diamond Fuel Ice Tool

Coming out in Fall 2014 is Black Diamonds Fuel Ice Tool. It promises to handle rock, ice and overhanging terrain.…

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Winter Outdoor Retailer 2014

Winter Outdoor Retailer Trade Show: 2014 Climbing Gear Rundown

The winter Outdoor Retailer trade show primarily focuses on winter activities such as skiing/boarding,…

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Metolius Cam Lobes

Would you believe 18 brands sell climbing cams?

Photo by coldclimb on dgrin.com Although most U.S. climbers generally talk about 2-4 companies who sell cams, and…

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Nuts about Nuts

All the brands that sell climbing nuts

When I started trad climbing I didn't think there was that much difference between nut sets. So I just got the…

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Outdoor Retailer

First Look at all the 2014 Climbing Gear

We just wrapped up a visit to Outdoor Retailer (the biggest climbing trade show) where we heard about a ton of new…

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Black Diamond ATC Guide

Black Diamond ATC Guide Belay Device Review

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