Metolius Colossus Crash Pad


Weight 20 lb / 9.07 kg
Dimensions 48 in x 72 in x 3.5 in / 122 cm x 183 cm x 9 cm (Open size ), 48 in x 27 in x 11 in / 122 cm x 69 cm x 28 cm (Folded size)

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Manufacturer's Description

Visit Metolius's Colossus Crash Pad page.

Retailers' Descriptions

Here's what other sites are saying:

As the name implies, the Colossus Crash Pad from Metolius provides enormous coverage with 4 by 6 feet of dual-density foam cushioning - just in case gravity gets the better of you. Boulder your way along new routes with little worry, because when you fall, 2.3-inches of open-cell foam absorbs the energy while the 1.2-inches of closed-cell foam on top disperse force, when you're done for the day, simply pack up this hinged design that folds up for more efficient transport and storage.

- Mountain Gear

The Colossus Improved Crash Pad from Metolius is beefy, and not just cheap fast food beefy. Three large panels have angled hinges so that your ankles are protected, even if you land on the seams. 3.5" of open and closed cell foam means that you can feel safe dropping off all but the highest highball routes. Drag handles, zippered pockets and enough room to sleep on make the Colossus Improved an excellent choice for any climber.


Free Shipping. Colossus Crash Pad (Fall 2010) FEATURES of the Colossus Crash Pad by Metolius Large 4' x 6' folding design for the boulderer who wants maximum coverage Three panels w/angled hinges keeps volume down for transport and storage Durable 600d polyester outer material and tough 900d polyester landing surface Huge 4' by 6' coverage The highest-quality dual-density foam available in a bouldering pad: 2.3in. of open-cell to absorb energy layered under 1.2in. of closed-cell to disperse force Small outer stash pocket, large inner pocket for shoes, chalk bag, etc. and the closure flap reverses when pad is in use to protect shoulder straps from the ground Padded shoulder straps Dual sets of drag handles Unbreakable aluminum buckles - guaranteed for life Makes an awesome crag bed for vans and pickups Open size: 48in. x 72in. x 3.5in. (122 cm x 183 cm x 9 cm) Folded size: 48in. x 27in. x 11in. (122 cm x 69 cm x 28 cm) 20 lbs. (9.07 kg) ALL CLIMBING SALES ARE FINAL.

- Moosejaw

Throw for the finishing jug knowing the Metolius Colossus Crash Pad lies ready in wait with 3.5 inches of soft cushion. This three-panel pad gives you 24 square feet of landing area with dual drag handles for quick adjustments. A large inner pocket hold your shoes and chalk bucket, and the closure flap reverses to protect the shoulder straps while you climb. Climbing Magazine even bestowed the New and Notable award on this pad. After a long day at the boulders, throw the Colossus in the back of your truck or right in the dirt for an impromptu crag bed.


Metolius Colossus Crash Pad


The Metolius Colossus Crash Pad is not available from the stores we monitor. It was last seen January 15, 2013 at Mountain Gear.

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