Climbing equipment
From screwgates, quickdraws, walnuts and belay plates

Climbing equipment

A detailed look at the essentials for climbing

Internationally-renowned climber, speaker and equipment specialist, Andy Kirkpatrick, writes about equipment essential for climbing and other more desirable gear you'll want down the line.

Everything from bouldering mats, chalk bags, harnesses, helmets and ropes is covered here.


Expert advice and tips on climbing equipment.