Daily Archives: August 12, 2009

Climbing ropes are expected to perform many different and conflicting duties. They must be strong, stretchy, supple, durable, light and abrasion resistant. Look at some specific models suitable for certain climbing situations.

Not too hot, not too cold, just right. Three-season sleeping bags are warm enough for cool fall evenings without being too hot for milder summer climbing trips. Here are some things to consider before buying a sleeping bag.