At Bogong, we stock a wide range of climbing helmets that are high-quality, lightweight and durable to protect your head in case of accidental falls. Select from various materials, features and venting systems.
Before you purchase a helmet, understand the components that make up a quality rock climbing helmet. The helmet shell makes up the outer layer of the helmet. The shell offers protection against impacts, sharp objects and abrasions. Using a tough polypropylene, polycarbonate or ABS shell, the helmet shell offers remarkable strength while being surprisingly lightweight... Read More
The ergonomically-shaped interior is available with padding and is generally made of polystyrene foam to absorb shock upon impact. The helmet airflow system provides vents to ensure that there is always a constant supply of fresh air so that your head is always feels comfortable during use.
Climbing helmets are also available in both in-mould and injection-moulded options. The in-mould helmets are manufactured by combining the shell and liner in a single moulding process. Injection-moulded helmets are moulded together as part of a separate process for additional protection against impacts.
The right helmet should offer a comfortable fit on your head without causing you discomfort. Combining a helmet with padding will provide the protection that you need to push the limits on long and demanding climbs. We stock a wide variety of helmets from leading international brands including Edelrid, Petzl and Grivel. With multiple sizes available, some helmets available from also meet CE EN 12492 and UIAA certifications.
Looking for a climbing helmet? Bogong is Melbourne's best climbing gear store. Visit our Melbourne store or shop our extensive online selection.