Ice Axes

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Technical Ice Axes

Whether it's for Scottish mixed, Continental ice or drytooling, a pair of technical axes are your key weapons. In this comparison review seven models go head to head.

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DMM Raptor Ice Axe

A classic mountaineering axe, the DMM Raptor has been around since 1999. In this review the current model goes head-to-head against its original ancestor. How has it changed over the last 18 years?

Grivel Tech Machine Ice Axes

DMM Switch Ice Axes

NEW DMM Apex and Fly Ice Axes

Top Ice Axes

Climbing Technology Nuptse Crampons and Alpine Tour Axe

Black Diamond Cobra Ice Axe

Latest News

These are annoucements direct from manufacturers

Climbing Technology Winter Range 2017/18

Climbing Technology have some great new products along the usual classics in their range for winter 2017 / 2018. Highlights include a new technical axe and crampon, improvements to the popular Ice Traction Crampons and a great looking new shovel too.

The Grivel Tech Machine

Climbing Technology Winter Hardware

New SALEWA North-X Ice Axe


Walking / Mountaineering Axes

First Ascent DEAL OF THE MONTH: Black Diamond Fusion Ice Axe

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