Climbing

Review: Cypher Logic Approach Shoes


Cypher ambassador Fallon Rowe has been putting the Logic approach shoes through the ringer for 3 years now. She is possibly their biggest fan. Check out her extensive review of them and grab a pair in your size before they are out of stock!

August 25, 2020

A Classic Alaskan Adventure: Early-Season Ice Chase in the Wrangells

 

 

Grivel and Beal athlete Natalie Afonina recounts her trip to the remote wilderness of Alaska to chase preseason ice. The ice climbing there is big, blue, and beautiful... if you can handle the frigid cold, wild terrain, and short daylight hours.

May 18, 2020

Finding Peace in Potrero


Cypher Climbing ambassador Fallon Rowe talks about her trip to El Potrero Chico over the winter. It featured tons of climbing on amazing single and multi-pitch routes, fun with good people, giant margaritas, hot springs, and the headgames of diving back into the sport after surgeries.

May 15, 2020

What is a UNICORE Rope?


With Beal's line of dynamic climbing ropes that feature UNICORE, climbers now have a safer option to consider when purchasing a rope. UNICORE permanently bonds a rope’s sheath to its core. This eliminates sheath slippage, allows a climber to escape off the rope if the sheath has been cut, reduces rope shrinkage, and allows for the temporary cutting of a rope without the usual fraying of the sheath.

April 6, 2020