Best Climbing Harness

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♢ The Best Climbing Harnesses

Climbing harnesses have been around since the 1960’s and have become increasingly popular along with the sport of rock climbing. You won’t need a harness if you are bouldering near the ground or if you are a beginner that would prefer to rent a harness at the local climbing gym. However, most experts agree that investing in one of the best climbing harnesses is a smart choice to make. Climbing harnesses get the load off the waist and onto the thighs, and they  help you to stay safe while climbing tall mountains or walls. Along with a safe climbing harness, make sure you have one of the best climbing helmets.

♢ Best Climbing Harness

Part of what makes some of these the best climbing harnesses are the durability, fit, type, and price. There are Sports/Gym harnesses, Traditional harnesses, Ice/Mixed harnesses, Alpine/Mountaineering harnesses, and specialized harnesses. If you need help understanding the parts of a harness or a detailed breakdown on types of harnesses, check out this post.

ManufacturerProductReviewsCost
Arc'teryx C-QuenceArc'teryxArc'teryx C-Quence$145.00
Edelrid SenderoEdelridEdelrid Sendero$84.95
Petzl SittaPetzlPetzl Sitta$199.95
Petzel SamaPetzlPetzl Sama$69.95
Black Diamond Solution GuideBlack DiamondBlack Diamond Solution Guide$99.95
Black Diamond SolutionBlack DiamondBlack Diamond Solution$74.95
Arc'teryx AR-395aArc'teryxArc'teryx AR-395a$159.00
Black Diamond MomentumBlack DiamondBlack Diamond Momentum$59.95
Mammut Ophir 4 SlideMammutMammut Ophir 4 Slide$74.95
Black Diamond AirNetBlack DiamondBlack Diamond airNET$159.95
Petzl AdjamaPetzelPetzl Adjama$79.95

♢ Best Climbing Harness For Beginners

If you are a beginner, picking the best climbing harness can be overwhelming because of all the choices. Our table will list all of the best options for a beginner rock climber. 

ManufacturerProductReviewsCost
Black Diamond MomentumBlack DiamondBlack Diamond Momentum$59.95
Petzel SamaPetzlPetzl Sama$69.95
Arc'teryx AR-395aArc'teryxArc'teryx AR-395a$159.00
Edelrid SenderoEdelridEdelrid Sendero$84.95
Black Diamond SolutionBlack DiamondBlack Diamond Solution$74.95
Mammut Ophir 4 SlideMammutMammut Ophir 4 Slide$74.95
Petzl AdjamaPetzelPetzl Adjama$79.95
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