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 ...

First Look: Beyond K3 – Prima Lochi Jacket (Reversible)

MSRP: $185.00   Versatile. That’s the word that comes to mind for the Beyond ...

Sports Bras For Climbing

  An unsupported boob may bounce as much as eight inches when a woman ...

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 ...

Gear We’ve Used For The Plastic World

Boreal Dharma $159.95 The Dharma is a downturned, asymmetric, performance-oriented shoe designed for steep ...

Father’s Day Gear Picks From the Editors

  Duane Raleigh’s Top Picks:  Raleigh is the Publisher and Editor in Chief, has ...

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: prAna Electa Legging

  MSRP: $89 Buy Here This time last year, my favorite pair of tights ...

Gear Review: WristWidget

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

Beer and Gear Episode 19: Gnarly Vegan Review

Associate editor Delaney Miller discusses getting swole with Gnarly Vegan protein powder.  Thanks to ...

Beer and Gear Episode 18 | Armaid

  Francis sits down with Terry Cross, the founder of Armaid, and talks climbing ...

How to Choose a Harness

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

La Sportiva Skwama

  MSRP: $170 La Sportiva’s Solution has long been a favorite for hard climbers seeking ...

Beer and Gear Episode 17 | Sterling Quest Rope

[Sponsored by Sterling] In this special Gear Guide edition of Beer and Gear, Michael ...

Scarpa Mago

MSRP: $195 Best For: Micro Edges on Steep Routes The Scarpa Mago originally hit ...

Beer and Gear Episode 14 | Scarpa’s New Rock Shoes and Ice Boots

[Sponsored by Scarpa] In this special Gear Guide edition of Beer and Gear, Delaney ...

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