As in any job, having the right tools makes your job easier, faster and safer. This is especially true when tree climbing. Having the right tree climbing tools is essential to protecting yourself and getting to the top safely. However, there are many different tools available.
Whether you are an advanced climber or just starting to climb trees for the first time, you need to be sure you invest in high-quality and safe tools to ensure your safety and security as you climb. It is best to do your research, buy from reputable dealers and buy only those tree climbing tools you know you are going to use on a regular basis.
Purchasing Tree Climbing Tools
When you are purchasing tree climbing tools, there are a few different items that you may want to consider buying depending on your experience, budget, and your skill level. First, you have to have the basics:
- Climbing rope
- Throw line and throw weight
- Climbing saddles and/or harnesses
- Safety lanyard
After your basics, you can then consider tools that will make your climb easier like the following:
- Foot Ascenders
Whatever the type of tree climbing tools you are planning on purchasing, just remember to always investigate their use thoroughly, to understand how to put them to use, and to buy solid and reliable brands to ensure your safety during your climb.
Pinnacle Arborist Supplies offers a wide variety of climbing tools with brands such as Petzl and CMI.