ACCESS BOOK #3: Progression basics for via ferrata

This booklet explains climbing via ferrata. Inside are tech tips on how to properly install your lanyards, check your partner, pass intermediate anchors, and stop to rest if you are tired.   DOWNLOAD ACCESS BOOK #3

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ACCESS BOOK #2: How to prepare and plan for a ski tour

This guide focuses on planning and preparing for a ski-mountaineering or backcountry tour, including tech tips on ice axe use, how to rappel, providing assistance to your partner(s), and glacier travel.   DOWNLOAD ACCESS BOOK #2

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ACCESS BOOK #1: Belaying in a climbing gym

This technique guide focuses on gym climbing, for you to learn and/or review basic top rope and lead climbing techniques, including tying into the rope, the partner check, fundamental belay techniques, and how to clip the rope properly.   DOWNLOAD ACCESS BOOK #1

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SEQUOIA and SEQUOIA SRT safety bulletin

This notice is for the correction of the partial opening problem for FAST automatic buckles on SEQUOIA and SEQUOIA SRT tree care harnesses manufactured before July 2016. Please read the following Notice for full details. Open PDF Notice. The remedy is relatively easy, we will send you compliant leg loops that you can replace on […]

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ALERT: Information regarding counterfeit products

Petzl has recently discovered Chinese counterfeit versions of some of their products. There is a significant risk that these counterfeit products could open or otherwise fail at low loads and under normal use: These counterfeit products do not meet UIAA or CE safety standards. These counterfeit products do not meet Petzl safety and quality requirements. […]

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PRODUCT RECALL: ZIGZAG Petzl mechanical Prusik for arborists (D22)

If you still own a ZIGZAG affected by the recall (serial number below 13108******), please contact us to take advantage of the standard exchange procedure for your ZIGZAG. All costs will be covered by Petzl. Note: This standard exchange procedure supersedes all previous compensation procedures. CONTACT US

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