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• Alpinism, Ski Mountaineering, General Mountaineering
• Winner of the Alpinist Mountain Standards Award
• Can be put on or taken off while wearing skis or crampons
• 3-mm Perforated EVA Foam
• 2 webbing reinforced gear loops and full-strength haul loop
• Patented Flat Link elastic straps with drop seat
• Hub racking biner compatible
The best all-around harness for ski mountaineering, alpine climbing and expeditions! The Coral is a very lightweight padded harness that does not compromise on performance. With our patented Sicura buckle on the waist belt and releasable leg loops, this harness can be quickly put on or removed without removing bulky boots, crampons or skis.
In grams, the weight, as stated by the manufacturer/brand.
If there are differences in weight (due to multiple sizes or optional accessories) we'll list them here.
The default weight is the middle-most size, often this is size M.
| 329 g|
|Sizes||S, M, L|
Number of Gear Loops
Gear loops are used to hold gear (quickdraws, cams, etc) onto your harness. 4 gear loops is most common.
0 - 1 Gear Loops
Most often on full body harnesses or guide/gym style harnesses.
2-3 Gear Loops
Mostly found on lighter harnesses made for [ski] mountaineering or high-end sport climbing where weight is a high priority.
4 - 5 Gear Loops
The standard/most common number for climbing harnesses. Perfect for sport and trad.
More Than 6 Gear Loops
Designed for long multi-pitch and big wall climbing, found on harnesses made to hold the maximum amount of gear.
Occasionally, the number of gear loops will change on a harness model depending on the size. There could be 7 gear loops for the med/large but only 5 gear loops for the xsmall/small. In this case we list the highest number for the filters, and then write an explanation on the product page like, “Size S/XS can only fit 5 gear loops.”
|2 Gear loops|
|Ice Clip Slots|
Ice Clip Slot
Ice clipper slots are made to fit a carabiner that holds ice screws. These slots are generally only used by ice climbers but there is no disadvantage to having them on your harness.
Less than 40% of harnesses will have ice clipper slots. And those harnesses will usually have 2 or 4 slots, often located next to, or between, the gear loops.
|Belay / Tie-In||One Loop|
|Waist Buckle Type||Clip|
|Leg Buckle Type||Clip|
Trad climbers often look for a haul loop as they're intended to haul a rope (second line) or pack (while you climb the chimney).
A haul loop can also hold shoes or other accessories. Although not the intended use, it is also commonly used to hold a chalk bag.
At the end of the day, light always will be right in my book. To this end, C.A.M.P. has done a brilliant job of making a clean, light and comfortable harness at a very reasonable price.
Pros: Lightweight; comfortable; has belay loop; easy to put on while wearing skis or crampons; reasonably priced.
Cons: No rear gear loops—though this is an advantage while wearing a pack.