News, Articles and Trip Reports
Snow Shovels - advice and recommendations
Snow shovels have many uses in the mountains, such as making shelters, analysing the snow pack by digging a snow…
Expedition Climbing and Planning a Trip
Some thoughts that may be helpful when planning your trip or expedition.
Using 'Avalanche Probes' and advice for buying
Probes are really useful for the back-country skier, as they can be used for probing the layers in the snow…
Review of the Barryvox S Transceiver.
For over a decade the Mammut Pulse has been the top transceiver on the market. Mammut have now introduced its…
ISM Virgin Summits Expedition 2018 Trip Report
Areas visited - Bishkek, Western end of the At-Bashi Range in the Tien Shan, Tash Rabat, Son Kool Canyon and…
Arc’teryx Procline Lite Ski Boot Review.
Arc’teryx aren’t very well known for their ski boots, so I was very interested to see how the Procline Lite…
Summer Newsletter 2018
Our latest newsletter is out now. Please click the link to read all the latest information.
Waterfall Ice Safety Leaflet
ISM has produced a 'Waterfall Ice' safety leaflet, which we hope highlights potential hazards and help with decision making when…
The first ascent of an ice climb in the Canadian Rockies
Ice Screws and Accessories
A look at Ice Screws, Leashes, Clipper systems and V-Threaders
A look at Petzl's climbing and mountaineering crampons.
Some thoughts on the Petzl range of Ice axes