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The Best Climbing Harnesses for 2021

There are more harnesses than ever now, for climbers of all abilities and all kinds of climbing settings, from the gym to ice climbing

The Valandré Troll, the warmest jacket we’ve ever tried

Made for serious backcountry climbers and skiers looking to stay warm on super cold days

Winter sleeping bag review: the outstanding Valandré Odin Neo

When pushing the limits it is critical to have tested and proven equipment

The Best New Sleeping Pads Reviewed

There’s never been a better time to buy a new sleeping pad. New technology and updated classic models give unparalleled lightness, comfort and warmth

Swiss trad climbing ace Didier Berthod returns to climbing

The Swiss climber was once pushing the limits of trad climbing

Backcountry Stoves: Six of the Newest Stoves Tested and Reviewed

The history of camp cooking and the top stoves for this year

The Ultimate Sleeping Bag Review: Nine of the best three-season bags on the market

With specs, pros and cons, and Canadian prices

Indigenous Dialogues at Banff: What climbers can learn from indigenous mountain culture

The Indigenous Dialogues session at the Banff Mountain Film and Book Festival this year was an outstanding and revelatory discussion […]

Seven of the Best Climbing Quickdraws Reviewed

Including Canadian prices, pros and cons, and more

Client sues guide for Everest “charade”

“I’m happy to say that nobody had mixed emotions about climbing under the Serac”