multitools for backpacking review

Best Multitool in 2021 for backpacking, hiking and outdoor trips

There’s nothing more satisfying than having the exact tool you need for a task, right when and where you need it. Multitools turn an entire box full of big, bulky gadgets into a small, portable device that you can take on any multiday backpacking hiking our outdoor trip. Read our detailed review of the best …

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Multi-Day Hiking for Beginners – Complete Gear Guide for Backpacking and Hiking in 2021

There is nothing better than going on multi-day backpacking trip in a tent! Here we explain to beginners what equipment they need for it and what clothes you should have with you. Tent tours have their own special charm: away from civilization, the stars twinkle even brighter, neither houses nor power poles block the view …

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Fundamentals of Crampons: Know These 3 Types and Where To Use Them

Crampons are standard equipment on glaciated high-altitude terrain and are also indispensable for steep ice missions. They have been around since the 19th century, yet the devices are much more than just metal prongs on the feet – depending on the use and preference, they offer different features. Even some that concern safety. We explain …

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Is Climbing Bad for Your Fingers?

How to plan and schedule your climbing and bouldering workouts for most efficient gains

Simply going climbing is all well and good, but at some point you won’t get any stronger on your own. From there on, targeted training helps. If you can’t go to the climbing gym at the moment, training makes even more sense so that you don’t have to start from scratch later on. In this …

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Brandnew Climbing Helmets for 2021 – 8 new Climbing Helmets for Sport Climbing and Alpine Climbing reviewed

We have updated our original big review for 2021, you can read it here. But for 2021 we have also added reviews of 8 new and revised climbing helmets with a focus on alpine climbing. In this helmet review you will find: technical data, strengths and weaknesses of the various models and what to look …

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Best Hangboard for Climbing and Bouldering Home Training: Detailed review updated for 2021

Rock climbing is very much physically challenging. It requires hard practice as well as experience before you can tackle hard climbs. As you continuously get used to climbing, you will soon develop the skills you need to be a good rock climber. Your confidence and strength can be boosted together with your skills in climbing …

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Review of the 7 best new climbing shoes as well as bouldering shoes for 2021

From cozy beginner shoes to bouldering weapons, we’ve tested new climbing shoes and show you some new ones coming. We regularly test climbing shoes that are released over the year. Read our  review these 7 brand new climbing shoes: Tenaya Mastia, Evolv Kira, Evolv Phantom, Red Chili Voltage Lace, Scarpa Booster, Scarpa Maestro Mid, La …

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