GearFlogger’s How to Buy Gear Guides

These days, buying even the simplest piece of gear can become an exercise in early onset buyer’s remorse. Know what you need before you buy, or in other words RTFM: read the gear guide!

GearFlogger How to Buy an Ice Axe

Ice Axe

Coming soon:

  • How to Buy Crampons
  • How to Buy a Shell Jacket
  • How to Buy Shell Pants



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