Trango Hyper Harpoon



Bought these in 2008 for under $100. Been using them…

Rating: rated 3.5 of 5 stars
Source: Ebay's the way


Bought these in 2008 for under $100. Been using them to climb ice in the Catskills ever since. For a new-intermediate climber on a budget I don't think they can be beat!


  • Inexpensive
  • Dependable


  • Heavy
  • Need bot plates

They are a bit heavy, AND in sticky snow they can cookie cutter and load snow until you're wearing platform shoes. I have not had one fail/ defect with them. 


I used Trango Harpoon (mono) for years and had only…

Rating: rated 5 of 5 stars

I used Trango Harpoon (mono) for years and had only one significant complaint--the toe bail broke twice. I eventually switched to the Trango Hyper and love them. Strong toe bails, great ergonomic design and easy to change mono point. I use these for ice and mixed and find good performance for both. I rate these as very reliable and fun to use.

Trango Hyper Harpoon


The Hyper Harpoon has been discontinued.

previously retailed for:

The Trango Hyper Harpoon is not available from the stores we monitor. It was last seen December 7, 2006 at Moosejaw.

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