Category Archives: Rock Climbing Gear

Gear Review: Black Diamond Magnetron

[mk_image src=”http://climb-va.com/assets/2013/06/VROS-Slider-Logo.png” image_width=”200″ image_height=”150″ crop=”true” lightbox=”false” frame_style=”simple” target=”_self” caption_location=”inside-image” align=”center” margin_bottom=”10″] GEAR REVIEW Black Diamond Magnetron Carabiner   With the spring climbing season quickly approaching (gotta think positive, right?), there will be lots of new climbers looking to outfit themselves or their friends and loved ones with the essentials of rock climbing: a harness, climbing […]

Climbing Through the Cold

Climbing Through the Cold The glorious spring season will soon be peeking over the horizon, however some committed (read: impatient) climbers scoff at the idea of hibernation. And that means preparing for cold cragging! Winter temperatures can bum out even the most adventurous climbers, when numb hands and biting wind make central heating seem increasingly […]