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Black Diamond's Alpine Aiders are a lightweight version of the Etrier, perfect for the mountains or in-a-day big wall missions.
Lightweight and Highly packable, the Alpine Aiders by Black Diamond Are great for free routes that involve a little aid Climbing. They Are made from (16 mm) 5/8" nylon webbing and have five reinforced steps. Features of the Black Diamond Alpine Aiders Reinforced 5-step design 16 mm (5/8in.) nylon webbing is very compact Designed for free routes with a few moves of aid Sold indiviDually
Made from 5/8 inch nylon webbing, the packable and light Alpine Aider from Black Diamond has five full-sized reinforced steps, ideal anytime a little aid climbing is required.
- Mountain Gear
Lightweight and trim, Black Diamond's Alpine Aiders fit inside a pants pocket for free climbing, then unroll to a fully-functional length of 63in when the goin' gets tough. BD used 5/8in webbing throughout, and has sewn in five reinforced steps. Perfect for a wall in a day, the Alpine Aider also makes a great sub aider. Weight: 120g (4. 2oz).
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