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Winter Hardware News

8 Oct 2014

thumb Train for Ice and Dry Tooling, Anytime. DRY ICE Tools, and now the new ICICLES, are the Perfect Solution for Indoor Training for... Read more

Aug 2014

thumb MSR (Mountain Safety Research®), the Seattle-based manufacturer of high-performance outdoor equipment, has gripped the snowshoe... Read more

Jul 2014

thumb Three new MSR snow shovels offer unparalleled strength and efficiency. MSR (Mountain Safety Research®), the Seattle-based... Read more

Feb 2014

thumb Purchase a pair of Black Diamond Fusion ice axes and Punisher ice climbing gloves in either black or lime green from First Ascent... Read more

Jan 2014

thumb Does your idea of a great day out involve a classic grade II or III winter climb? Do you enjoy mountaineering and winter hill... Read more

Jan 2014

thumb There are many different aspects to the winter climbing and mountaineering game - from ice falls and snowed up buttresses, to... Read more

Jan 2014

thumb The new gold standard for leashless technical ice tools has arrived. The DMM Switch is equally at home on the steepest ice, the... Read more

Jan 2014

thumb If you are stepping out on a modern winter route you need to be armed with the right ice tool for the job. You need the sort of... Read more

Dec 2013

thumb Your walking and mountaineering axe is a constant companion on a variety of snowy adventures. It helps to keep you safe when the... Read more

Nov 2013

thumb The best solution for climbing vertical sections in a relaxed and safe way. This is the first technical ice axe with two... Read more

Winter Hardware Reviews

Independent reviews from the UKC gear testers

May 2014

thumb The lightest technical crampons currently available allied to a very clever modular design that means they will fit many... Read more

Mar 2014

thumb DMM's new top of the range ice tools do not disappoint when it gets steep and lairy, but are they versatile enough to span across... Read more

Apr 2013

thumb Sarah Stirling reviews some lightweight skis from Ski Trab. They were good on the uphills, but how did they cope with the... Read more

Mar 2013

thumb Steve Long reviews the RescYou, Mammut's innovative crevasse rescue device, which can be used to rescue yourself or other... Read more

Mar 2013

thumb According to Viv Scott, the Petzl Lynx and Black Diamond Stinger are leading the charge in lightweight replaceable front crampon... Read more

Jan 2013

thumb Viv Scott tests out DMM's new Apex ice axe, and a revision of their old favourite – the Fly. "Both the Apex and Fly feel very... Read more

Jan 2013

thumb The UKC team looks at high performing ice axes from top brands such as Petzl, DMM, Black Diamond, Grivel and Edelrid. If you... Read more

Feb 2011

thumb Skis allow you an amazing freedom of access in the winter, says Jon Griffith - not only because you can 'skin' there quicker and... Read more

Jan 2011

thumb Toby Archer checks out some winter hardware from Italian brand Climbing Technology. It's reasonably priced, but is it any good? Read more

Nov 2010

thumb 'Cyborg' brings up images of Robocop and Terminator, says Kevin Avery. So did these crampons give him any special powers? Read more

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