Climbing Gear Review

Climbing Gear, Products and Equipment Reviews for adults and kids of all levels.


Guest Post by Brandon Villatoro (Travel Experta’s Son) Climbing without chalk is like ice skating without skates. It is impossible. Climbing is an incredibly intensive sport. You sweat a lot. So imagine trying to grab holds with your hands completely … Continue reading

Cute and Furry Climbing Chalk Bags by Crafty Climbing Review

Guest Post by Brandon Villatoro (Travel Experta’s Son) Climbing Chalk Bags are incredibly important in climbing because as the name suggests it is used for keeping chalk. Climbing without chalk is almost impossible so buying the right type of chalk … Continue reading

Why Butora Acro is a Good Choice for Climbing Shoes

The Butora Acro is a great climbing shoe that are mostly good for edging because of their stiffness. I am rating each part of the climbing shoes from one to ten with details The toe box 8/10 I think that … Continue reading

Kids Climbing Shoes – What to Look for!

My kids are obsessed with climbing. Climbing has always been a small part of their lives because my husband is a climber and has taken them to the rock as they were growing up. We have done climbing trips, with … Continue reading

All About the Scarpa Drago – Climbing Shoes Review

Guest by Brandon Villatoro (Travel Experta’s son) After tons of research, and watching every review under the sun, I finally decided on the Scarpa Drago climbing shoes.  It’s an aggressive performance shoe that is good for hard bouldering and sport … Continue reading

Skin Care for Climbers – Yes Climbing Hand Care is Different Than the Rest!

Guest Post by Brandon Villatoro (Travel Experta’s Son) I have been using climbOn products for about three months now. At this point I pretty much use it religiously after climbing because, and this was a total surprise to me, I … Continue reading

Tension Board vs Moon Board – Indoor Climbing Gym

Guest Post by Brandon Villatoro (Travel Experta’s son) Let’s talk about the Moon Board and the Tension Board. Have you heard of these? They are definitely the latest craze in our indoor climbing gym and a good reason for it. … Continue reading

4 Things You Should Know When Buying Climbing Shoes

If you are interested in rock climbing then that’s great, and honestly it’s a great sport, but on the other hand you do know the fact that one wrong move can make rock climbing very dangerous for you. Especially if … Continue reading

About the Climbing Equipment to Take with You to the Rock

Guest Post by Brandon Villatoro (Travel Experta’s Son) Rock climbing is very different to indoor climbing gym. And that flows into the type of equipment you will use. The equipment you really, can’t-leave-home-without need is quickdraws, harness, belay device, rope, … Continue reading

Upper Body Training – Why It Is So Important for Climbers?

Guest Post by Brandon Villatoro (Travel Experta’s Son) As with all sports, training certain parts of the body is essential for higher performance. In climbing, specifically, you need to be able to support and control your own body weight with … Continue reading

Why Are Climbing Chalk Bags So Important?

Chalk is used to get better on climbing holds inside the rock gym and on the actual rock. Chalk isn’t only used in climbing it is also used a lot in gymnastics and in weight lifting so can get a … Continue reading

Climbing Shoes – What to Look for When Purchasing

Guest post by Brandon Villatoro (Travel Experta’s Son) There are many different types of climbing shoes to get. The most important part is you need to make sure that it’s the right fit and the right type of shoe for … Continue reading