Climbers preparing for a summer road trip, or a trip to the local crag, should check out some of this season’s newest gear that will make living on the road a bit more comfortable.
Every year at about this time,
climbing shoe companies release their latest crop of sticky-soled shoes. Here are some of the top picks guaranteed to help climbers
tick their latest projects.
Unlike rock climbing, where gear and clothing can last several seasons, ice climbing and all its variants are significantly harder on equipment. So rather than go out with last year’s duct-taped clothing and worn down tools, climbers should update their kit with this season’s newest offerings.