How do we pick crampons?








Crampons are one of the most important and versatile mountaineering gear. Crampon is an extension of human limbs during climbing. Under the snow line, the ice ax can serve as a walking stick for going up and down the mountain. During the ice slope walking, the ice ax can maintain the balance of the climber even as a climbing point. In the ice wall, mixed terrain , The technically improved ice ax can be used as the fulcrum of our climb.

Crampons are winter mountaineering or climbing equipment necessary for high altitude. Used to stand firm on very slippery ice or snow. Winter hiking boots require sufficient hardness to secure crampons securely on top of it.


So how do we pick the right ice ax, crampon from many brands on the market?

Advantages: aluminum pickaxe, better extension, quite good handle, pick handle bottom of the grip of the embossing allows you to easily grip, detachable wrist strap with a comfortable wrist.


Disadvantages: If you like to use an ordinary wristband, then it can not be disassembled.