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Black Diamond Fuel Ice Tool

We love it when new ice tools come on the market. Seeing, and testing, the new designs really brings out the gear-hound in us. Heading out with the new Black Diamond Fuel Ice Tools was no different. Black Diamond has a variety of ice tools in market and the Fuel ice tools are the newest tools Continue Reading...

Cassin X-All Mountain Ice Tools

My regular climbing partner has used the same set of ice tools for the 3 years I’ve been climbing with him. He loves them. One day, about two months ago he showed up with a new pair of Cassin X-All Mountain ice tools. I was a little astonished, why the change? He said he tried out a Continue Reading...

Petzl Ergo Ice Tools

If you’ve never tried ice or mixed climbing this is the year to put it on your must-do-before-spring list. When you do go ice climbing I highly recommend you pick up a pair of Petzl Ergo ice tools. Petzl designed these tools to excel at dry tooling and mixed climbing. The extreme curve of the Continue Reading...