The Black Diamond Raven Ice Axe with Grip takes BDs classic mountaineer's piolet and adds a lower grip and a Slider Leash for increased security and versatility. The aluminum shaft and investment-cast stainless steel head provide durable, classic functionality-whether you're plunging up a snowy chute or traversing a jagged crevasse field. The comfortable dual-density grip increases holding power for icy steps and short steep sections where you need to use the ice axe like a modern ice tool.
Durable, aircraft-grade aluminum shaft
Investment-cast, one-piece stainless steel head with a large hole for a carabiner
Comfortable, dual-density molded grip
Pick's curve and teeth engineered for secure self-arresting
Equipped with Slider Leash