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How to Stay Warm While Climbing in the Fall and Winter

It is coming to the late fall/winter season and that means there’s a slightly love-hate relationship with climbing. We love it because the rocks are perfect and there aren’t very many people out at the crag. However, it’s kind of a hate relationship because it’s cold and it’s not as easy to get all the …

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29 Gifts for Climbers | Gear for Bouldering, Sport, Trad, Indoor, Budget, Stocking Stuffers

Are you getting stressed about buying a gift for the climbing-obsessed person in your life? Well, you can feel at ease now because I’ve got the perfect gift for them! Getting gifts for climbers may seem like a daunting challenge, however, with this guide, you can be sure that the climber in your life loves …

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How To Climb More Often Without Getting Injured | Tried and Tested Methods for Recovery

One of the first things that coaches recommend for climbers who want to get better at climbing is to climb more. However, they also recommend that you are careful with how often you climb. Anyone could climb every single day for 5 hours at a time but the likelihood of them getting injured is pretty …

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Can You Rappel On A Dynamic Rope? Static vs. Dynamic Rope for Rappelling

When it comes to what kind of rope to use for rappelling, you may have noticed static ropes and dynamic rope. I had a dynamic rope for climbing and wanted to know if I could use it for rappelling so I did some research.  You can safely rappel with a dynamic rope. Many climbers rappel …

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Comparing Different Types of Rappeling

I’ve enjoyed rappeling a lot in the last few years and it got me thinking about the many types of rappelling so I did some research. The most common types of rappeling are the standard rappel, Australian rappel, tandem rappel, military rappel, and free rappel. The biggest difference between these rappel types is the way …

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