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Very lightweight HMS karabiner with Edelrid's innovative slider automatic locking mechanism. This ensures that
Marvels of miniaturisation! These camming devices are the lightest and smallest on the market and are packed
A twin axle, single stem camming device to rival BD's Camalot. The cams use a single stem with hot forged cams
Practical belt 25mm tape with a high-quality aluminium buckle that does not need threading. The belt is easy to
A technical all-around shoe that has an asymmetrical toe profile with a low top-of-foot volume. A good
A single axle version of DMM's Dragon cam combining the tried and trusted 13.75°, single axle head unit of the
After their success climbing the world's hardest offwidth, the Wide Boyz, Pete Whittaker and Tom Randall,
Very comfortable lightweight and robust helmet with moulded polystyrene foam, lightweight polycarbonate shell,
A new edition of the popular selected guide, South West Climbs, now published in two volumes. Volume 2 covers
Lure of the Mountains is the first published biography of accomplished photographer, ornithologist, teacher and
Over the course of two years a number of British Mountain Guides have been involved in writing climbing
A super lightweight, sticky, and aggressively studded running shoe created for fell running competitions.
A women's fit harness, with a wide belt featuring improved Warp Strength Technology™ – a unidirectional mesh
Nature friendly, wild boar bristle brushes are the best when cleaning, especially for soft sandstone
SAVING WEIGHT IN THE MOUNTAINS
Going lightweight is always pleasant be it soloing on grit with nothing more than shoes, chalkbag and the clothes you stand up in, or running over the high Lakeland fells with little more than a bumbag, but where it really counts is at altitude.
Once the air thins, every gram feels like a kilogram and shaving grams is the name of the game, be it sawing off your toothbrush handle or removing all the excess webbing from your rucksack. This is an area where modern materials and manufacturing processes are making leaps and bounds and we can only expect things to get both lighter and stronger in the future.
Meanwhile, here, for the alpinists and greater ranges exponents amongst you are some of the most recent bits of lightweight gear we have received to date - put this lot together for your next high altitude trip and it really will make a difference!
The photo shows Crag Jones taking a lightweight approach on Ultar (7388m) in the Karakorum, Pakistan. (Photo: Stephen Reid)
Amazing, ultra-lightweight climbing and mountaineering helmet (maximum weight only 165g!!) with excellent
An amazing superlight harness designed for ski touring, alpinism and the greater ranges but which could also
Extremely ultra lightweight half rope, originally designed as a twin, but now with improved supple easy
The first full strength karabiner to break the sub 20g barrier, tiny but perfectly formed also and perfectly
Incredibly light quickdraws made with sub 20g krabs and 8mm Dyneema® tape which will significantly reduce the
The ultimate ultralight nut tool, ideal for alpine climbing and other high altitude use - or just for anyone
Amazing ultralight full strength (22kN) Dyneema slings roughly 8mm wide. Brilliant for threads, high altitude
Highly innovative, stemless and highly flexible camming devices from Spain with very narrow head widths. Five
Waterproof, exceptionally breathable and astonishingly light, the Minimus Smock has such a micro pack size that
A short version of the X Frame, giving a mat that weights only 173g! Designed with body mapping research, it
Here is a selection of the latest new products to come into stock.
Ultra-light screw with aluminium tube and steel teeth - ideal for mountaineering and ski-touring. Easy to start
Racking harness karabiner for gear organisation (ice screws, pegs etc.). Accommodates up to 8 ice screws
The Pure Screw is a standard sized karabiner with a standard screw locking gate. It's advantage over many
The 130-lumen Black Diamond Spot Headlamp is a great light to have in your rucksack when you want one headtorch
Climb like Swiss speed-climber Ueli Steck (well look like him anyway!) in this ice and rock-climbing waterproof
Strapping sport bandage for preventing climbing injuries in a variety of colourful options.
Extra good deals on really great kit!!
Below are a selection of our current bargains: please click for the full list of Special Offers!!
Versatile one-person tarp for fast and light adventures.
A technical pair of trousers delivering optimal performance for mountaineering and climbing activities. Very
Very light weight (140g/m2) looser fitting merino wool T-shirt that is great for rock climbing, running, biking
Absolutely brilliant update of DMM's already ultralightweight wiregate Prowire quickdraw. Perfect for shaving
Essentially a hiking shoe on a trail running last, designed for multiple days on the trail/fast and light
A flexible, single stem unit with an ultra-narrow head width for hard aid or free climbing - very similar in
A superb ultra lightweight breathable waterproof alpine jacket. This is the jacket to keep in the bottom of
A versatile seven sided tarp with a catenary cut which provides maximum weather protection.
Well designed membrane soft shell jacket using Polartec® Power Shield® which is extremely windproof, highly
A lightweight and dexterous softshell glove, one of the lighter softshell gloves. Suited to continental
Even lighter than DMM's incredible Prowire is their Spectre2 wiregate, which is the very much the same
Heavy duty and warm technical pant with an alpine fit combining several fabrics in different areas giving
Here is a selection of the latest new books, maps and DVDs to come into stock.
The Rock Climber's Training Manual updates and expands on the renowned "Rock Prodigy" training method that has
This guidebook covers some of the lesser well-known sandstone bouldering areas in France that will appeal to
Autobiography of Martin Boysen, who started climbing on the sandstone outcrops of Sussex over 55 years
Topo guide to 29 good looking bolted limestone ccrags on the Italian/Slovenian/Croatian border area of the
A guide to the fantastic sport climbing in and around the Cordillera Cantabrica mountain range in north-west
A comprehensive guide to Yosemite's big wall routes with details for over 300 different climbs. Includes
Multipitch trad limestone climbing in North-East Spain, west of Barcelona and just north of Lleida and
Amazing crack and corner climbs on a vast dolerite seacliff in the far north of Ireland, quite near the Giant's
A thoroughly modern introduction to rock climbing, written by an experienced mountain guide, photographer and
Autobiography of Martin Moran who has for decades now made his living as a mountain guide based in
A complete list of UK Climbing Guidebooks, UK Maps, Foreign Guidebooks, Foreign Maps, DVDs, Instructional
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Telescopic poles for walking & ski-ing.
Mountain Boots, Walking Boots, Approach Shoes, Fell Running Shoes, Rockshoes and Accessories.
Technical clothing for harsh environments.
Specialist clothing, rucksacks, shoes books, maps and other kit.
Cool stuff for crags and cred. Also lightweight trekking gear.
Rucksacks of all types, plus Rucksack Accessories, Bumbags, Duffle Bags, Dry Bags, Stuff Sacks and Baby
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Professional Rope Access Equipment for Industrial, Military and Rescue use.
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