Quick Overview

Ergonomic handled ascender.

The Petzl Ascension is an handled rope clamp for rope ascents. Featuring an overmoulded grip and ergonomic upper part for a comfortable and powerful grip when pulling with one or two hands.

The Ascension handled rope clamp has a wide lower hole for easily attaching two carabiners for a lanyard and footloop.

Simple to Use and Effective

  • Ergonomic, moulded handle allows a comfortable yet powerful grip
  • Wide opening allows the handle to be easily grasped, even with thick gloves
  • Ergonomic upper part to maximise power when pulling with two hands
  • Safety catch is totally integrated into the body of the ascender to help prevent snagging
  • Toothed cam with self-cleaning slot optimises performance under any conditions (frozen or dirty ropes...)
  • Wide lower hole allows the carabiners or footloop to be easily attached
  • Upper hole for clipping a carabiner around the rope
  • Designed for ascending a rope
  • Available in left-handed and right-handed versions


  • Rope Compatibility: 8 to 13mm
  • Certifications: CE EN 567, UIAA
  • Weight: 165g
  • Materials: Aluminum, stainless steel, plastic, rubber, nylon

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