What is Rock Climbing?

Learning how to rock climb is not that difficult provided you have the right equipment and gotten training from a qualified instructor. If you’re just starting out you don’t need a lot More »

Spelunking Cave – The Facts

Spelunking cave is a sporting / recreational activity that involves cave exploration. While this activity is usually done for fun and recreation, it can also have cultural and scientific values and merit, More »

Rappelling Harness and Other Gear – What You Need

Aside from a rappelling rope you’ll also need basically all the other equipment you use when climbing. However, make sure that the rope you get is designed for rappelling and that it More »

Best Hiking Gear for Cold and Warm Hiking

Hiking in cold weather and hiking in hot weather presents two different challenges. When hiking in cold weather, the goal of a hiker is to stay dry and warm. This can be More »

Gearing Up for the Outdoor World

Not everyone is born to be the outdoorsy type, and even if you are not outgoing, dealing with the outside world as far as proper attire is concerned would mostly be limited More »

 

Climbing

Climbing Gear

Climbing Gear Basics

What You Need to Know about Climbing Gear

When it comes to climbing gear, you should take no risks. Both rock climbing and mountain climbing are extreme sports which could be life

Mountain climbing gear lists

Mountain Climbing Gear List

Any mountain climbing gear list starts with the “rack” or the hardware that you have to bring. This will vary depending on what kind of mountain you’re climbing among other factors, but y

Rock Climbing

What is Rock Climbing?

Learning how to rock climb is not that difficult provided you have the right equipment and gotten training from a qualified instructor. If you’re just starting out you don’t need a lot of c

Rappelling harness and other gear

Rappelling Harness and Other Gear – What You Need

Aside from a rappelling rope you’ll also need basically all the other equipment you use when climbing. However, make sure that the rope you get is designed for rappelling and that it w

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What You Really Need for Mountain Climbing

Mountain climbing is an exciting sport, and hikers trying their luck on challenging ones such as Mount Kinabalu in Malaysia or Mount Everest are a common feature in sports magazines and the lik

Climbing Shoes

Why Climbing Shoes Are Important

If you thought that you could conquer Mount Everest wearing a pair of flip flops, then you might have to rethink your knowledge of this sport. Mountain climbing and rock climbing are not for the faint

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What You Need to Know about Climbing Gear

When it comes to climbing gear, you should take no risks. Both rock climbing and mountain climbing are extreme sports which could be life threatening, which is why engaging in such dangerous ac