SPRING CLEARANCE NOW ON
Minimum 10 - 50% OFF Storewide
Anything at full price will be discounted at checkout

PETZL Grigri vs Grigri+  :Climbing Gear Guide

PETZL Grigri vs Grigri+ :Climbing Gear Guide

Sep, 2020
Mountain Equipment Sydney Staff

The Grigri is a single rope, assisted braking belay device from climbing gear manufacturers Petzl. It has a camming mechanism...

See more →

Climbing Rope Buyers Guide

Climbing Rope Buyers Guide

Sep, 2020
Mountain Equipment Sydney Staff

Comparing Climbing Ropes can be quite a time consuming task and avid climbing gear freaks have been known to spreadsheet...

See more →

Beginner Climbing Gear FAQs

Beginner Climbing Gear FAQs

Aug, 2020
Daniel Butler

We get asked a lot of questions, especially by people who are new to the climbing scene about how to...

See more →

Eco-friendly Camp Stoves

Eco-friendly Camp Stoves

May, 2020
Mountain Equipment Chatswood Staff

Hmmm, I wonder if all those half empty canisters are a fire hazard? That bushbash around Dumbano Creek was Epic!...

See more →

Hiking Foot Care & Blister Prevention

Hiking Foot Care & Blister Prevention

May, 2020
Mountain Equipment Chatswood Staff

You demand a lot of your feet when on outdoor adventures – whether that be on a thru hike or...

See more →

Outdoor Water Treatment Options - Buyers Guide

Outdoor Water Treatment Options - Buyers Guide

May, 2020
Mountain Equipment Chatswood Staff

The quality of a water source in the great outdoors may often be questionable, giving us good reason to use...

See more →

Belay Device Buyers Guide

Belay Device Buyers Guide

Apr, 2020
Daniel Butler

Navigating the world of belay devices can be a mission. There are so many different styles available and within each...

See more →

Sleeping Well in the Outdoors - A guide to camping comfortably in any situation

Sleeping Well in the Outdoors - A guide to...

Sleeping when on the trail is very important and lack of it can make easy days very challenging. Having a...

See more →

Understanding Waterproof & Breathable Membranes

Understanding Waterproof & Breathable Membranes

Waterproofing is simple: if water on the outside of the garment/shoes/tent doesn't get inside, the thing is waterproof, right? Well,...

See more →

Beginner Climber Gear Guide - A timeline of what you need & when

Beginner Climber Gear Guide - A timeline of what...

Jan, 2020
Mountain Equipment Chatswood Staff

Getting into climbing can feel daunting, just like stepping off the ground to commence a climb itself. When it comes...

See more →

Choosing A Climbing Rope - What Do The Numbers Mean?

Choosing A Climbing Rope - What Do The Numbers...

Nov, 2017
Matt Eaton

Choosing a rope can be a little tricky sometimes. The good news though is that all climbing ropes sold with...

See more →

When to Double Up - Mountaineering boots: single or double?

When to Double Up - Mountaineering boots: single or...

Sep, 2017
Matt Eaton

Choosing a style of mountaineering boot can be really easy for some trips. It is as obvious for a day...

See more →

  • 1
  • 2

Top

you first

Sign up for emails to get our latest style news before everybody else