Petzl Ride Ice Axe 5048-606

Petzl Ride Ice Axe


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Show Description

For ski mountaineering or crossing snow fields and glaciers, the Ride Ice Axe only adds 240 grams to your pack. For its minimal weight, it provides solid placements and reliable performance when you enter sketchy terrain.

  • Head is tempered steel.
  • Tapered 3mm pick offers great ice penetration.
  • 7075-series aluminum shaft is slightly curved and features a machined grip for easy handling.
  • Beveled spike and 45cm shaft are nice and compact.
  • Can be carried inside your pack for safety when not in use.

Tech specs

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Ideal for Ski mountaineering
Shaft material Aluminum
Head type Adze
Length 45cm
Leash included No
Removable pick No
CE certified Yes
Made in France