Grivel North Machine Review

Grivel North Machines First Hand Review

Having used an array of ice tools starting from the Trango Captain Hooks to the Cassin X-Dreams I thought I knew…

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2020 Climbing Gear – The Most Innovative

We just attended the US Outdoor Retailer summer trade show & the OutDoor ISPO European trade show and saw over…

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New 2019 Grivel Climbing, Ice, and Skimo gear

Grivel came out with the most gear out of any brand at the Outdoor Retailer trade show in 2019. Including new ice…

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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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Grivel G20 Plus crampon review

Grivel G20 Plus Crampons: First Hand Review

Crampons are often the underdog and unsung hero of ice climbing gear. You normally don't often hear them raved…

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The Best Locking Carabiners for Anchoring in Hangers and Chains

Guest Author and Gear Geek Khoi Chau here to talk about the nuances of locking carabiners. Belay carabiners aside,…

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Ultimate Gear Stashes - Part 1 - WeighmyRack

Behind the Scenes: WeighMyRack’s Gear Stash

We regularly get asked about the gear we choose to use, and we're here to answer that question. Since we live on…

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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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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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Climbing Helmets for Big Heads

If you have a big noggin' your helmet choices shrink drastically. After scouring the WeighMyRack database, it's…

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