First Look: Muscle Hammer

  Buy Here MSRP: $300 By now, you’ve either seen climbers using massage hammers ...

First Look: Secret Stuff Hygienic Liquid Chalk

Price: $19 Quantity: 75mL Tech: 80% ethanol composition – comparable to hand sanitizer   ...

Can I Just Use My Toothbrush Instead of a Climbing Brush?

Is there any reason not to use your toothbrush to clean holds, or should ...

Kailas Route Setter Tool Belt

  MSRP: $61 (only $39.95 on Amazon right now!)   For most route setters, tool ...

Trango Reaction Quickdraw

MSRP: 6-pack for $116 I’ve got a hodgepodge collection of quickdraws: three from this brand, ...

First-Aid Kit for Rock Climbers

  Should I carry a first-aid kit, and if so, what should be in ...

Some of Our Favorite Climber-Run Small Businesses

  Take ON Apparel Take ON Apparel is the creation of Colorado-based climber, graphic ...

Gear Review: Black Diamond Technician

  MSRP: $135   The Technician is one of four new approach shoes launched from Black Diamond ...

Gear Review: WristWidget

MSRP: $29 Buy here.   Effective, convenient and …. velcro? The WristWidget is a ...

How to Choose a Harness

  While your rental harness is tugging on your thighs and pinching your torso, ...

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