America is the perfect place to go camping, hunting, climbing, fishing, or scuba diving. Americans spend a lot every year on adventure clothing, fishing equupment, scuba diving gear, and of course camping supplies and equipment. We buy camping gear alone to the tune of $1.8 billion every year. Sometimes it doesn’t matter all that much whether you’ve got just the right gear or not, but when it comes to climbing, having the correct climbing supplies can save your life. Make sure that you’ve got all the essentials when you plan your next rock climbing trip:
- Make sure you’ve got the basic hardware you need. This will include a daypack and rope bag, chalk and a bag to hold it in, locking and nonlocking carbiners, runners (get single and double), rope, a belay or rappelling device, quickdraws, and whatever guidebook or route guides you need.
- Have all your pers Continue reading The Essential Gear List for Rock Climbing