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Mountaineering Kit

Essentials for the alpine adventurer.

Blue Ice Aerolite Ice Screws

MSRP: $84.95

With its innovative design, the AERO LITE is the lightest ice screw on the market. A steel, 3-tooth design allows for easy placement in all conditions and an aluminum body and hanger minimize weight. With the largest diameter on the market, the Aero Lite leaves the guesswork out of drafting pre-existing holes. Color-coded hangers and crank knobs allow for easier and faster identification when looking for the length you need. These are the ideal screws for technical routes when weight is the enemy of success and performance matters. Available in five lengths 10, 13, 16, 19, and 22 cm.

Blue Ice Dragonfly 25 Pack

MSRP: $95.95

Equipped with an ice-axe carry system and under-the-lid rope carry system, The Dragonfly 25L is the perfect intermediate size with optimal lightness for days in the alpine. The chest strap and belt are fully removable for additional weight-savings and the body fabric, 100D high tenacity ripstop nylon offers durability without bulk. Two zippered pockets allow for secure storage of smaller items and side stretch mesh pockets give fast and easy stash options for that extra layer. Hydration and helmet carry compatible, it is a versatile, minimalist backpack that only carries the essentials.

Blue Ice Choucas Pro Harness

MSRP: $99.95

Minimalist and uncluttered, the Choucas Pro is ideal for challenging alpine excursions and ice climbing. With four gear loops and four ice clipper slots, this harness is versatile for whatever rack your adventure requires. The patented leg loop opening allows you to safely secure your harness without having to remove skis or crampons. The Choucas Pro is highly compact and weighs only 140 grams (size medium).

Scarpa Ribelle HD

MSRP: $359.00

Quickly becoming SCARPA’s flagship mountain boot, the Ribelle HD introduces previously unavailable agility and efficiency to the mountain boot category. Featuring a Dynamic Tech Roll System, this enhanced rocker profile under the ball of the foot increases walking efficiency significantly, adding up to substantial energy savings during long days in the mountains. The dual-density PU midsole and Vibram outsole inspire confidence when tackling technical ground, and the durable Perwanger suede upper is backed by an HDry waterproof breathable membrane, providing protection and support for heavier loads in rugged mountain terrain. The Ribelle HD truly sets a new standard in iconic mountain footwear.

Scarpa Phantom Tech

MSRP: $699.99

The latest and most innovative version of SCARPA’s best-selling, lightweight ice and mixed climbing boot, the updated Phantom Tech features the same warm, sensitive performance on highly technical winter objectives, with a redesigned offset zip closure, slimmed-down sole and a new HDry® direct-attach waterproof breathable membrane.

Blue Ice Akila Hammer

MSRP: $159.95

The Akila was developed specifically to be the leading choice for alpine climbing and ski mountaineering. Thoroughly tested to find the optimal weight and balance, the fixed chromoly pick and casted Hammer, combined with an aluminum shaft offer you an unparalleled weight to performance ratio. Whether you’re pounding in iron for a rappel or climbing up short cruxy ice or steep icy couloirs this axe will be with you every step of the way. The Akila is available in a 49cm length. Spike, pick, and adze protectors along with a sliding pommel come included on this axe.

Blue Ice Bluebird

MSRP: 159.95

The Bluebird ice axe is the most versatile and robust in the Blue Ice axe range. Intended for the practice of classic alpinism, the Bluebird offers very good anchoring qualities. Its aircraft-grade aluminum handle is sanded for better grip. The axe head is stainless steel, hot-forged with an anti-corrosion treatment, offering high resistance even with intensive use. The Bluebird is available in four lengths: 45, 49, 54, 0r 60cm. Spike, tip and adze protectors, along with a sliding pommel come included on this axe.

Blue Ice Hummingbird

MSRP: $189.95

Ultralight at just 212g (45cm), the Hummingbird ice axe is ideal for technical mountaineering, high-alpine skiing or competitive ski mountaineering. A titanium head gives you the durability of a steel but with the weight of aluminum. Its design makes it one of the lightest and most efficient ice axes on the market. The Hummingbird is available in two lengths: 45 or 50cm, ISMF-approved for ski mountaineering competitions. Pick and Adze protectors are included on this axe. The shaft of the Hummingbird is compatible with the BLUE ICE Sliding Pommel.