Atlantic Climbing School uses only high quality, UIAA-approved climbing equipment. The UIAA (Union Internationale des Associations d' Alpinisme) is a respected international organization that sets manufacturing standards for climbing equipment worldwide.


ACS uses equipment from top-of-the-line manufacturers only. Our helmets are made by Petzl; harnesses by Trango and Petzl; shoes by Five Ten and La Sportiva; ropes by Mammut and Sterling; and carabiners, cams, nuts, slings and packs by Black DiamondMetolius, Mammut and Petzl.

Our guides wear clothing by PatagoniaWild Things, Mammut, and Prana.

Our equipment is inspected and replaced regularly.