Why You Should Take Your Kids Rock Climbing

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A rece​​nt study found that two-thirds of children do not do enough physical activity to sufficiently aid their growth and development. Rock climbing offers a huge range of benefits to children, ranging from lessons around overcoming challenges and dealing with failure, to promoting healthy life choices. Further, climbing can be a great way to spend … Read more

How to Rock Climb: A Beginners Guide

For many people, rock climbing is a fringe activity: high up on a cliff, with little more than a rope and harness keeping you off the ground, it’s certainly not for everyone. But, if you’re interested in climbing, figuring out where to start can be pretty overwhelming.Before you even get out onto the rock, here … Read more

Budget Action Cameras: The Best GoPro Alternatives for 2022

Action camera technology is rapidly improving, with 4K video, GPS location tracking, and live streaming to social media becoming more and more common. At the same time, prices are becoming more affordable, meaning it’s now easier than ever for you to capture your adventures on film. GoPro created this market and they are still very … Read more

The Best Rock Climbing Ropes in Australia for 2022

Author: Gaby Pilson – Professional Mountain Guide & Climbing Instructor We use affiliate links and may receive a small commission on purchases. Read more here. Quick Answer: The Best Rock Climbing Ropes 1BLACK DIAMOND 9.4MM 60M ROPE 2PETZL CONTACT 9.8MM ROPE 3BEAL OPERA 8.5MM ROPE 4PETZL MAMBO 10.1MM 60M ROPE 5BEAL ANTIDOTE 10.2MM 60M ROPE The … Read more

The Best Rock Climbing Helmets in Australia for 2022

Author: Gaby Pilson – Professional Mountain Guide & Climbing Instructor We use affiliate links and may receive a small commission on purchases. Read more here. Anything can happen while climbing – rocks can fall and gear can get dropped. Although we hope that these incidents are few and far between, it’s best to be prepared by … Read more

The Best Rock Climbing Harness in Australia for 2022

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Author: Gaby Pilson We use affiliate links and may receive a small commission on purchases. Read more here. Quick Answer: The Best Climbing Harness 1BLACK DIAMOND TECHNICIAN HARNESS 2CAMP AIR CR ROCK CLIMBING HARNESS 3PETZL ADJAMA ROCK CLIMBING HARNESS 4PETZL SAMA CLIMBING HARNESS 5BLACK DIAMOND MOMENTUM HARNESS A good climbing harness can be the difference between a … Read more