Retailers' Descriptions

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Petzl Altitude Harness - The Petzl Altitude Harness is designed with Wireframe Technology construction. The Altitude harness is built for mountaineering and skiing. Its ultra-light design makes it easy to don, even when wearing skis or crampons.

- Outdoorplay

Petzl Climb AltitudeSki/Mountaineering Harness -Orange-S/M C19ASM. It can even be donned while wearing skis or crampons (dons with feet on the ground). The DoubleBack Light buckle and tightening strap are easy to operate even with gloves. Optimized for simplicity and accessorization: four equipment loops totally integrated into the harness to minimize interference when wearing a backpack each leg loop has a keeper with siliconized interior for positioning an ice screw streamlined design with waistbelt and leg loops using WIREFRAME Technology construction.

- CampSaver.com

Thanks to its streamlined design, the Petzl Altitude harness is a lightweight backcountry skiing and mountaineering harness that's easy to don-even while wearing skis or crampons.

- REI

Features of the Petzl Altitude Harness Ultra-light and compact Can be donned while wearing skis or crampons DoubleBack Light buckle and tightening strap Are easy to operate, even with gloves Optimal simplicity and accessorization Four equipment loops totally integrated into the harness to minimize interference when wearing a backpack Each leg loop has a keeper with siliconized interior, for positioning an ice screw Streamlined design with waistbelt and leg loops using WIREFRAME Technology construction

- Moosejaw

The ultra-lightweight Altitude Harness from Petzl is made for skiing and glacier travel. It dons with your feet on the ground so you don't need to worry about taking off your skis or crampons. The Doubleback Light buckles are easy to operate when you're wearing gloves so you won't have to take those off either. The integrated gear loops minimize interference when you're wearing a pack and the leg loops have keepers with silicone interiors to secure your ice screws. Finally, the harnesses compact design allows it to pack small into its protective carry case to make it easy to bring along in your backpack.

- Backcountry.com

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