Static Ropes

The best static ropes, reviewed and curated by the Trailspace community. Stores' prices and availability are updated daily.

Recent Static Rope Reviews

PMI Max-Wear Sport 11mm

rated 5 of 5 stars This is a tough rope. One of the longest lasting ropes on the market. Doesn't work well with certain devices like ATC's or Petzl Stop. Very resistant to abrasion, good for jugging. I have used these ropes for the past 9 years for cave exploration. Good quality and last longer than other ropes. It takes more abrasion and doesn't burn as easily during fast rappels. A good buy if you need a tough rope. Full review

Maxim KM III

rated 5 of 5 stars As a person who deals with climbing ropes on a near-daily basis, I find New England Ropes to be the best on the market. The Maxim KM III is an example of a quality, static rope and is my choice in situations that do not warrant a dynamic rope. I have been using New England's dynamic and static ropes for nearly 13 years on the Adventure Challenge Courses I manage. I think they are the best ropes in the industry. I've gone through dozens of ropes and belayed thousands of climbers. I've never had a… Full review

Petzl Vector 11 mm

rated 2 of 5 stars I only used it once for some rappels and ascent with jumars. I'm disappointed with the rope overall. I know static rope are supposed to be stiff and abrasion resistance but the Petzl Vector is way too stiff. Hopefully it will loosen up with a few more use out of it. It's so stiff it might as well be a cable. Hard to even tie a simple figure 8 knot on it. Full review

BlueWater Ropes 8.0mm Canyon Pro

rated 5 of 5 stars Absolutly the finest rope I have ever used and owned! Full review

user rating: 5 of 5 (1)
BlueWater Ropes 8.0mm Canyon Pro
user rating: 5 of 5 (1)
Maxim KM III
$128 - $240
PMI 11mm Classic Static EZ Bend
$1 - $140
Edelweiss Static Caving 10.5mm
$82 - $98
Sterling Rope Canyon Tech
$17 - $964
Maxim KM III Max
$159 - $177
Sterling Rope 9MM HTP Static
Edelweiss Canyon Static Line 9.1mm
Mammut Performance Static 10.0
$112 - $187
BlueWater Ropes Canyonline Rope 9mm
$173 - $269
BlueWater Ropes 7/16 inch BlueWater II
BlueWater Ropes 9.2mm Canyon
$311 - $415
BlueWater Ropes 10.3mm Big Wall
Black Diamond 8.0 Static Rope
BlueWater Ropes 10.5mm BlueWater II
Edelrid Rap Line II 6.5mm
Edelrid Diver 10.1mm
Edelweiss Canyon Static Line 10mm
$97 - $144
BlueWater Ropes 7/16 inch Assaultline
$1 - $140
BlueWater Ropes 11.6 mm Assaultline Static Rope
Black Diamond 6.0 Static Rope
Black Diamond 10.0 Static Rope
Petzl RAD Line
$180 - $239
Edelweiss Static Caving 11mm
Edelrid Diver Lite 9.0mm
Sterling Rope 3/8" HTP Static
Sterling Rope Canyon C-IV Rope
$208 - $728
BlueWater Ropes 9.5mm Haul Line Rope
$187 - $218
BlueWater Ropes 8mm Canyon Pro DS
Edelweiss Canyon 9.6mm Static
$105 - $139
Sterling Rope 11mm SafetyPro
$290 - $731
BlueWater Ropes 9mm Canyonator
Edelweiss Speleo II 9mm
Sterling Rope 7/16" SuperStatic2
$154 - $335
Maxim Chalk Line 9.7mm
Maxim Chalk Line 10.2mm
BlueWater Ropes II Plus
$1 - $353
Edelrid Diver Lite 9.1mm
Mammut Performance Static 11.0
Sterling Rope 1/2" HTP Static
Petzl Push 9mm
Edelrid Performance Static 10.0mm
Petzl Club 10mm
user rating: 5 of 5 (1)
PMI Max-Wear Sport 11mm
user rating: 2 of 5 (1)
Petzl Vector 11 mm
$227 MSRP
Mammut Performance Static 10.5
BlueWater Ropes 8mm Canyon Extreme
Edelweiss Speleo 10mm
Edelrid Performance Static 12mm

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