Although we are not sure the new design is a big improvement over the old, the Petzl Ascension remains our top pick for ascenders and is an essential piece of big wall climbing gear. It slides up the rope easily, is easy to get on and off the rope and is light.
View our complete Ascender Review to see how this product compared to others.
Petzl has made some serious updates to the Ascension. Keep reading to find out more!