Video: How to Know When its Time to Replace Your Climbing Gear

The equipment that we use when climbing is arguably the most important gear that we own.

After all, that gear can be the only thing that keeps us from suffering a severe injury or worse. Because of this, it is important to know when it is time to replace your climbing gear, which over time can begin to experience wear and tear that could eventually lead to failure.

This video tells you what to watch out for in your ropes, harnesses, helmets, and other climbing equipment so that you can identify potential issues before they arise and replace aging gear before it becomes a liability.

Kraig Becker