Packs + Accessories
You definitely don’t want to be out on a limb while climbing. There’s not much room for error, and you can’t afford to make mistakes. Thankfully, there are a number of packs and accessories specifically made for climbing, either to solve a problem or simply to make the task that bit easier.
Camp and Climb has a select collection of the best climbing gear in the industry, with accessories from Petzl and Beal to lend you a helping hand during your climb. Here are some of the accessories you can find, and what they’re best used for.
Rappel Hot Knife: A hot knife is used to cut through the rope. So if your climbing rope needs to be a specific length, you can cut it effortlessly. Otherwise, hot knives or spatha knives can be used to cut ropes as you’re climbing, and comes with a loop so they can be attached to carabiners.
Shunt: This is used for jamming the rope, to stop rapid descents. It stops you from needing to tie a knot in your rope, and works in conjunction with a rappel.
Skyhooks: You make use of hooks to help you progress as you climb, finding holds and places to grip.
Take a look at our collection of packs and accessories to find the climbing gear for you.