Who We Are
Located in the traditional, ancestral and unceded territory of the Coast Salish peoples — Sḵwx̱wú7mesh (Squamish), British Columbia — Climb On Equipment is a climbing, rescue, and work-at-height specialty retailer. We stock a huge selection of equipment for the consummate professional. We are a trusted member of the vertical community and have been providing advice, expertise, and quality service since 1993. Climb On Equipment is the place to find help with everything you need, from novice climbing questions, to finding the best advice and equipment for a challenging rigging situation. Please don't hesitate to contact us if you have a problem to solve, or are trying to get your hands on something specific.
Climb On Equipment is a trusted leading supplier of Mountain Rescue and Work at Height equipment. Our staff are highly trained and skilled in Search and Rescue, Rope Access, Fall Protection and Rigging Systems. We offer comprehensive solutions for all your working at heights requirements and have access to equipment from all the leading suppliers. Have a question about gear or need a safety solution for your work site? Let's put our expertise to work for you.
Pro Sales Manager / Rigging and Rescue Specialist
Kris was drawn to Squamish in 1998 because of his love of traditional rock routes on granite. His family enjoys the Sea to Sky's outdoor adventures all year-round. He loves to learn, and share what he learns with others through teaching and instruction. Kris has been certified as an IRATA and SPRAT Level 3 Technician, a Rope Rescue Instructor for EMCR BC, and an ACMG Rock Guide. He also instructs lift evacuation locally for the Sea to Sky Gondola. Tricky rigging challenges are his speciality, and he loves an unusual problem!
Favourite kit: Rock Exotica Aztek and Petzl Grillon
Favourite quote: Never end up downhill from your lunch!
Work & Rescue Equipment Specialist
Erik is a dual certified Level 2 Rope Access Technician, a member of the Lift Evacuation Team for the Sea to Sky Gondola, and a Volunteer Firefighter with Squamish Fire Rescue. His first rope rescue course was in 2013 through the Justice Institute of British Columbia and has since developed his experience by working in industrial mine sites, commercial building maintenance and guiding in adventure tourism.
Favourite kit: The Petzl Rescucender
Mike has worked in the Outdoor Retail space for over 20 years, and brings a wealth of experience sourcing unique and hard to find brands for climbers and those accessing the vertical world. While Mike's experience lies on the recreational side of climbing, his expertise helps support our technical sales team in serving our customers.
Favourite kit: CAMP Goblin
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