Petzl Summit Ice Axe


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The shape of this hybrid axe provides good clearance when needed on steep snow or ice. The curved shaft helps prevent bashed knuckles when swinging. A smooth adze supports your hand when walking and its edges make short work of chopping steps.

  • Aluminum shaft has a curved upper for clearance. Straight lower for plunging
  • 3mm pick is hot-forged chromoly steel. Thin tip offers good penetration in ice and the teeth offer solid hooking on rock
  • Steel adze supports your hand comfortably and is angle to direct force down the shaft
  • Stainless steel head has a wide oval hole for clipping a carabiner
  • Tilted adze directs the axe into the snow when used upright in cane position
  • Stainless steel spike with a clippable hole
  • The 52cm length weighs 360grams, 59cm length weighs 380grams, and 66cm length weighs 400grams

Tech specs

Weight360g (52 cm)
380g (59 cm)
400g (66 cm)
Ideal for
  • Alpine climbing and mountaineering
Head typeAdze
Shaft materialAluminum
Length52, 59, 66cm
Leash includedNo
Removable pickNo
CE certifiedYes
Made inFrance

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