The French company Petzl makes equipment for vertical use and there is probably no mountaineer who does not have at least one piece of equipment made by this traditional manufacturer in their backpack. Petzl produces absolute classics when it comes to equipment. Since it merged with the company Charlet Moser to become Petzl Charlet, its expertise in ice climbing and Alpine equipment has become part of the Petzl range.
PETZL - A LEGEND IN THE WORLD OF CLIMBING Petzl has an almost legendary status in the climbing scene. The French company owes this good reputation to its clear focus on functionality and reliability. It also owes this to the mountain sports scene and numerous big-name athletes climbing under the Petzl banner. These include veterans like Lynn Hill, Alexander Hubel and Uli Steck, as well as young pretenders like Dave Graham and Enzo Oddo.
EQUIPMENT FOR CLIMBERS When it comes to climbing, the range of equipment is extensive. Belay devices like the popular Grigri, carabiners, climbing harnesses, helmets and quickdraws to name but a few. Petzl has everything a climber could possibly desire. Thanks to excellent functionality and reliability, along with a comprehensive satisfaction guarantee, you can concentrate on what's really important, the climbing!
EQUIPMENT FOR MOUNTAINEERS On top of the equipment for sports climbers, this range is primarily aimed at hardcore alpinists. There's something for athletes from all disciplines here. As well as ascenders, carabiners, rollers and other accessories for alpine mountaineering, there is also equipment for snow and ice.
LIGHTING FOR ALL MOUNTAIN SPORTS DISCIPLINES Petzl also stands for innovate technology, reliability and comfort in all things lighting. Not surprising when you consider that it was Petzl that brought the first headlamp out onto the market over 30 years ago. Today, headlamps are available for a whole variety of uses. From-ultra light models and lamps for daily use to headlamps for activities where light is a considerable safety factor.
Expertise, reliability and uncompromising functionality - It's become completely impossible to imagine mountain sports without Petzl equipment.