Climbing Gear You Could Buy for Under $100

With Spring fully here, it wouldn’t hurt to do a little training, get your rain gear prepped or find inspiration for big objectives when the weather goes sour.

metolius_rock_ringsMetolius Rock Rings
$29.99 +/-
Attach these two hanging holds to your indoor gym or a burly tree limb and train for your next Olympic try out or climbing project. Whatever suits your fancy.



metolius_chalkMetolius Super Chalk Sock
$4.00 +/-
Available in a Refillable or  non-refillable standard sock for gym or home use. They last a while too. Not too bad for four bucks.




bd_rope_bagBlack Diamond Superslacker Rope Bag
$39.99 +/-
First off, the Super Slacker Rope Bag eliminates the coiling process forever. And as if that weren’t enough, it also protects your rope from dirt and debris, and serves as a rope bucket on long climbs. The Super Slacker sports a zipper closure and padded shoulder straps for easy and comfortable transport to the next crag.


gear_aidGear Aid Tenacious Tape Repair Tape
$4.99 +/-
Aggressive adhesive tape that will stick to almost any surface and can be used for a variety of flexible, long lasting repairs: jackets, tents, etc. Just fixed my jacket with this the other day. Comes in a variety of colors.



pata_bookTraining for the New Alpinism: A Manual for the Climber as Athlete
$19.99 +/-
Training for the New Alpinism translates theory into application to allow you to coach yourself to any mountaineering goal. Steve House, one of the best, and his trainer Scott Johnston present training plans for weekend warriors as well as the world’s best mountaineers. Filled with photos, graphs, illustrations, and anecdotes.