Video: How to Choose a Climbing Helmet

Getting started in a new sport can be very intimidating. Not only are you trying to pick up a bunch of new skills, you’re also trying to learn the lingo and figure out what gear you need as well. Thankfully, REI does a good job of helping us out with their continuing “how to” series of videos. In this case, they offer up some good advice on what you need to consider when purchasing a climbing helmet for use on your adventures. If you’re new to sport or simply need to buy a new helmet, you’ll find some good information and advice here. After all, this is one of the most important pieces of gear you’ll ever purchase, and you’ll definitely want to get the right one.