Climbing

Climbing

The Climbers Shop, as the name suggests, specialises in supplying high end climbing and mountaineering equipment. We have a truly epic range of hardware for every climber, beginner to elite, and for every climbing discipline, from sport, to trad to winter/alpine. We stock an extensive selection of ropes, harnesses, slings, bouldering mats and other software too. We really are the one stop shop for all your climbing needs.
Ropes

Ropes

We have a huge range of ropes to suit all climbing disciplines and all budgets. Choosing the right rope for you can be a minefield so if in doubt don't hesitate to contact us.

Harnesses

Harnesses

A good fitting harness will ensure comfort and ease of movement when you're climbing or abseiling. Modern lightweight materiels and advanced construction techniques mean that many harnesses now feel like there almost not there, while still providing amazing levels of safety.

Helmets

Helmets

A helmet is seen as an essential bit of safety kit for the climber these days, especially if you're mountaineering in areas such as the Alps or Dolomites, where rockfall is a constant hazard. Check out our extensive range to suit all users and budgets

Carabiners

Carabiners

The vital linkages in any climbing system, Carabiners come in a variety of shapes, sizes and functions. We have a huge range of both locking and non-locking (snapgates/wiregates)biners to suit every climber, every situation and every budget.

Protection

Protection

Trad climbing involves placing your own protection into cracks and pockets in the rockface. We have a huge range of both passive pro (Nuts, Hexes etc) and active pro(Cams, friends etc)to suit all users, budgets and situations. Check them out here

Belay, Ascent and Descent

Belay, Ascent and Descent

Vital kit for safe climbing, your choice of belay device will depend on what sort of climbing you do and your level of experience. We stock a wide range of belay devices for all climbing disciplines.

Quickdraws

Quickdraws

Quickdraws, or extenders, are your connectors, attaching you and your rope to your protection.  An essential elements in the lead climbing 'chain' allowing you to progress safely up a route.  Different Quickdraws suit different climbing disciplines, but they all work on the same basic principle, two connectors (carabiners) with a sewn sling between.

Slings

Slings

Slings and Daisy chains are vital components of your climbing protection arsenal.  They are the link between the metal hardware placed in the rock and the rope, extending runners and creating necessary 'give' in the system to prevent shock loading.

Rope Bags

Rope Bags

Rope bags help protect your precious rope when they're in storage, while transporting it around and also when you're at the crag or climbing wall, keeping your investment out of the grit and dirt.

Ice Axes

Ice Axes

An ice axe is an indispensable tool in the high mountains. It provides security on snow and ice, on narrow icy ridges and allow you to climb steep gradients. Combine two axes to make a climbing pair and they can take you to impossibly steep, vertical or even overhanging icy world.

Crampons

Crampons

Check out our massive range of crampons for every sort of winter mountain junky. Walking, mountaineering and climbing - from beginner to elite - we've got the spiky things for you!

Avalanche and Rescue

Avalanche and Rescue

If the unthinkable ever happens and you're caught in an avalanche, or you need to help rescue others trapped in the snow, here is our range of specialist survival and rescue aids specifically for winter activists.

Chalk and Chalk Bags

Chalk and Chalk Bags

Chalk will make a huge difference on steep rock routes and indoor climbing, absorbing the grease on your palms & fingers, and aiding friction.

Bouldering Mats

Bouldering Mats

Perfect for a soft landing when bouldering. We have an excellent range of 'crash mats' in various sizes.

Training Aids and Holds

Training Aids and Holds

Various accessories that'll help you become a better, stronger climber - from finger strengtheners to bolt on holds

Via Ferrata

Via Ferrata

Via Ferrata is an increasingly popular way of getting into the high mountains, without the need for climbing ot mountaineering expertise.  Started in the Italian Dolomites, Via Ferrata routes are now widespread through Europe's mountain regions, including some in the UK.  Via Ferrata routes involve fixed steel cables, steps and ladders that lead up sometimes impossibly vertiginous rock climbs, yet they can be tackled with minimum kit and little previous experience of climbing - just clip on and go!

Accessories

Accessories

Everything from a nut key to a Keyring biner.