Must-Have Climbing Gear

You are here

Must-Have Climbing Gear

Before hitting the trails, make sure you come prepared with this season's most practical outdoor equipment.

La Sportiva Futura ($170)

For more seasoned climbers, the La Sportiva Futuras are as good as it gets. La Sportiva's "no-edge" construction and the Vibram sole means your feet are extremely sensitive to surfaces. The agressive design is ideal for the smallest holds.

Our reviewer said: "Very aggressive sole with a good sharp toe design makes it easy to focus your weight on very small holds. Ideal for hard bouldering problems."

See our full review of the La Sportiva Futuras.

Available at Sportiva.com

Topics: 

Want more Men's Fitness?

Sign Up for our newsletters now.

more galleries

  • Smell Great
    10 of the best antiperspirants that block sweat and stink.
  • Fitbit Alta
    The latest tracker on the market is seriously sleek.
  • Super Bowl Apps
    10 better-for-you recipes to make for the big game.
  • Back on Track
    Here are 8 crucial moves to do if you haven't hit the gym all week.