Black Diamond

Harness Sale

  We have put all of our harnesses on sale for the month of February. The Sama and Selena from Petzl and the Momentum and Primrose from Black Diamond are all 30% off while supplies last. If you are new … Read More

The More You Know – The Pact

  The Access Fund recently teamed up with Black Diamond to launch a new education program called ROCK Project. Follow this link to learn more about ROCK Project’s focus and to take The Pact.

The More You Know – Rope Markings

  Knowing where the middle of your rope is is always handy knowledge. If you are in the market for a new rope, or have one you’ve been using for a while, having a way to find the center point … Read More

The More You Know – Watch Your Harness

  Your harness has one task: to save your life. It is no surprise then that it is very important to take care of it. The good folks over at Black Diamond encountered a curious case which gave us all … Read More

The More You Know – Hot Belay Devices

  If you have ever done a long rappel, you know that belay devices can heat up quite a bit. Thankfully, the folks over at Black Diamond did some tests to see if the heat produced during a long rappel … Read More

In The Bag: Chris Roos

  Our friend and Bighorn Society coach Chris Roos is on his way up to Shawangunk Ridge, better known as the Gunks, this weekend for a few days of climbing. The Gunks are the land of 5 star routes under … Read MoreRead More

In The Bag: Kidder

  Not everyone has had the chance to meet Michael Kidder; those people are missing out. As he likes to tell people, he introduced Newton to the sport of climbing a while back and is one of The Crag’s founding … Read MoreRead More