Category: Early Climbing Era


1962 Rossdale Catalog

Rossdale was a purveyor of “high class climbing equipment” as the cover proudly proclaimed. This catalog featured some interesting items such as theĀ Pierre Allain Descendeur and Decrocheur (which was new for that year), a...


1953 Ski Hut Catalog

The Ski Hut sold camping, climbing, and general outdoor equipment from their location in Berkley, California. Many of the notable figures of 1950’s and 1960’s southern California climbing probably passed through their doors for...