Dura Draw Review: First Hand Experience

For years, climbers with difficult long-term projects or heinously steep sport routes would leave their old…

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Carabiner Rack Packs Explained

A decade ago, color-coded carabiners were virtually non-existent but now there are plentiful options. If you're…

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All the Rack Pack Carabiner Options

Here are all the racking carabiners available in at least 6 colors, sold as a rack pack or individually. They're…

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2015 Rock Climbing Carabiners

The Newest Carabiners Hitting the Market in 2015

The trend in 2015 carabiners is clear: Most brands are adding a "price conscious" solid gate keylock carabiner and…

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All the brands that sell these carabiners

The 37 Brands Selling Rock Climbing Carabiners

Read on to find out all of your carabiner buying options! We list all the folks who sell certified rock climbing…

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Outdoor Retailer Summer 2014

Gearpalooza aka Outdoor Retailer Summer 2014

Outdoor Retailer is the single largest event that brings outdoor manufacturers together to show off, hoping to get…

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Omega Pacific Link Cam Parts

8 Tactics Omega Pacific uses to Manufacture in America

UPDATE: Omega Pacific no longer exists as a manufacturing company. If you are looking for Omega Pacific gear you…

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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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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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All the brands that make and sell rock climbing gear

Who Makes Climbing Gear? We List all the Climbing Brands.

When your job is to find all the gear that exists, and you look at gear all day, you feel like you should just…

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