OR winter market 2019

The Newest Climbing Gear Coming in 2019

Below you'll find all the new gear that's coming in Fall 2019, that we saw at Outdoor Retailer (semi-annual…

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Over 100 New Pieces of Climbing Gear Coming in 2019 (US & Europe Edition)

This year at the OutDoor show in Freidrichshafen Germany we saw a over 100 new products that’ll be dropping in…

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CAMP Skimo Crampons – Which is Best?

Ski mountaineering may sound niche, but CAMP is taking it to a whole new level, with 4 skimo crampon offerings…

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New 2018 Winter Gear: Ice Edition – Outdoor Retailer Winter Show

The Outdoor Retailer trade show is THE place where manufacturers and brands come to showcase their newest…

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2018 Climbing Hardware: carabiners, belay devices, cams, nuts & more

We went to the Outdoor Retailer trade show to video all the new climbing gear that's coming in 2018. While those…

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Review of the Cassin Blade Runner crampon

Cassin (CAMP) Blade Runner Crampons: First Hand Review

Pro athlete Jeff Shapiro is a total gearhead, always in search of the best tool to get the job done right.…

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The 8 Most Innovative pieces of gear for 2017

The 8 Most Innovative Climbing Products Coming in 2017

While at the US Outdoor Retailer summer trade show we visited more than 20 climbing brands to see what new gear is…

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CAMP Nano 22: Firsthand Carabiner Review

If WeighMyRack gave out a "Most Improved" award, it would without question go to the CAMP Nano 22. It's no secret…

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13 Multi-use Climbing Helmets for Climbing and Skiing

This question is everywhere, "Can I use my climbing helmet for skiing?" The answer, as usual, has caveats. But, in…

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How to Pick The Best Climbing Harness Package

The quickest and easiest way for a new climber to gear up is to buy a climbing starter package. These packages…

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Every brand of climbing harnesses

The 38 Brands That Sell Rock Climbing Harnesses

When I asked some new climbing friends to guess how many brands make climbing harnesses the first climber said…

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The 23 brands that sell Ice Axes and/or Ice Tools

We've scoured the globe to list all the brands and manufacturers that make and sell ice axes and ice tools. Every…

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