Is rock climbing dangerous? We weigh up the dangers, describe the common risks and injuries and explain how to avoid them
As its curved shaft suggests, the DMM Spire Tech is a technically capable ice axe, with a modern, lightweight design
A hybrid hillwalking/mountaineering axe, the Black Diamond Raven Pro is technically capable, with a stylish, modern design for improved steep snow performance
A versatile hillwalking and mountaineering tool, the Petzl Glacier does everything well, only reaching its limits on the steepest snow
What is sport climbing? We delve into the development of sport climbing, the world's most popular approach to rock climbing
Winter adventures in the hills and mountains require the best ice axe you can get your gloves on. Here are our recommendations
What is top roping? We consider the different methods, where you can do it, the ethics and what sets it apart for lead climbing
We compare mountaineering vs hiking to explain how they differ, where they overlap and which method of ascending mountains is right for you
Your life depends on your rope when you’re on a cliff, so knowing how to clean a climbing rope should be a regular part of your climbing kit care routine
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