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The 7 Most Sustainable Climbing Slings

Edelrid and Mammut were the first two companies to take extra measures to ensure their slings were bluesign®…

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REI Sales Guide to the Most Sustainable Climbing Gear

This guide was created to help you use your 20% off REI member coupon. (Are you a member? If not, this post goes…

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Every Mountaineering Boot Brand

All the 41 Brands that Make and Sell Mountaineering Boots

Can you name more than 10 mountaineering boot brands? Most climbers that we ask can’t. That’s why we're listing…

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Eco-Friendly & Sustainable Climbing Harnesses

"Sustainable" or "Eco" harnesses are challenging to find. The main reason for the lack of sustainable options is…

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Sustainable Eco Climbing Ropes

The Most Eco-Friendly & Sustainable Climbing Ropes

The most eco-friendly ropes on the market today are Bluesign-certified, have PFC-free waterproof coatings, and/or…

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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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Mammut Smart 2

Mammut Smart 2.0 – With More Braking Power

Mammut was one of the early companies to come out with a belay device that had semi-automatic braking power…

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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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The Top 10 Best Looking Helmets (from 10,000+ votes)

WeighMyRack set up a comparison test, à la Hot or Not, of 144 helmets. Tens of thousands of votes were cast as…

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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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