Category: Gear Review

Up by Patricia Ellis...

My recent climbing trip (and flight) across the country gave me ample time to read a book anxiously sitting at the top of my “to read” list, Up: A Mother and Daughter’s Peakbagging Adventure.  As a mother to two young children and an avid hiker, climber, and camper, the story has a particular appeal.  To start,…

Gear Review – practical...

So now that you’re convinced that your kids should have their very own chalk bags (or not), where can you find kids sized chalk bags? Well, practical climbing recently sent us a few of theirs to test with the kids (gear review disclaimer).  Here are our initial thoughts.  Note: durability testing will continue as we use the chalk…