Tag: single boots

First Look: Scarpa Rebel Ultra

First Look: Scarpa Rebel Ultra

The bigger brother to Scarpa’s three-season Rebel Carbon, the Rebel Ultra is a fully-featured boot for all-year alpine use: Gore-Tex Insulated Comfort lining, automatic-crampon compatibility and an integrated, mid-calf gaiter differentiate it from it’s smaller sibling. The Ultra has the same low-profile as the Rebel Carbon, but adds insulation, a […]

OR Show Report, Summer 2013, Day 3.0 (& 4.0!)

OR Show Report, Summer 2013, Day 3.0 (& 4.0!)

Sorry for the slow report on Day 3 – I left the show before it even ended, and we headed to the Psicocomp Deep Water Solo Competition in Park City (what an awesome event, and such phenomenal energy from the crowd!). But on to Day 3 of OR… Salewa surprised […]

OR Show Report, Summer 2013, Day 0.5

OR Show Report, Summer 2013, Day 0.5

The immediate impression upon entering the Salt Palace Convention Centre for Outdoor Retailer’s Summer 2013 show is one of extreme overwhelming. There are people everywhere. There are booths everywhere. There are hundreds of thousands of products. Handily, most of the climbing-related manufacturers are in one corner of the giant main […]

Field Tested: Scarpa Rebel GTX Carbon

Field Tested: Scarpa Rebel GTX Carbon

Note: As of July 2013, the Rebel GTX Carbon has been discontinued by Scarpa North America. It is being replaced by the Rebel GTX Pro which, while built on the same last, is insulated, has a front crampon bail and features a different sole. Should you need a pair of […]