Black Diamond Alpine Bod Harness w/ Gear Loop


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The alpinist's harness–with proven performance since sometime around the Pleistocene–the A-Bod is simple, minimal, perfected and classic. The Alpine Bod features quick-release leg loop buckles for easy on or off without removing your crampons. The lightweight design is sewn from durable, quick-dry nylon webbing and packs tightly to fit inside your pack. Each size is widely adjustable to accommodate clothing layers and features four handy gear loops.


  • Entire harness constructed from quick-dry nylon webbing
  • Traditional buckle
  • Quick-release leg loops
  • 4 gear loops
  • Full-strength belay and haul loops

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Review Summary

4.7 out of 5

6 Reviews

  • Build quality: 2
  • Ease of use: 2
  • Great design: 2
  • Great value: 1

Quality: 5 / 5
Adjustability: 4.5 / 5
Durability: 4.5 / 5
Comfort: 4 / 5
Weight: 1.5 / 5

6 Ratings & Reviews

Adjustability: 5 / 5
Comfort: 4 / 5
Durability: 4 / 5
Quality: 5 / 5
TypeOfClimbing: Big Wall / 5
Weight: 2 / 5
from Dallas, TX
18-24 yrs

love this harness!
May 25, 2011

This was the first harness i've ever bought and its awesome! fits great, very light. it has multiple gear loops which is very useful. the product was affordable, and i def. will be purchasing more products.

Pros: Great design, Build quality, Ease of use, the look is great

BBB: Bare bones basic
January 08, 2010

This is great for a basic, no frills harness. It gets the job done. There is not a belay loop but it is simple enough to loop through both. The quick release leg loops make for easy on and off, without the shimmy of a full leg hole harness.

Adjustability: 4 / 5
Comfort: 4 / 5
Durability: 5 / 5
Quality: 5 / 5
TypeOfClimbing: Alpine / 5
Weight: 1 / 5

from la quinta ca
25-34 yrs

great alpine harness
April 17, 2011

this harness does not have any padding in it,witch makes hanging from a rope pretty uncomfortable,but its perfect when used for true alpine style climbs,ive never had a better harness to trek in,very solid.

Pros: Great design, Build quality, Lasts forever, Performance, Ease of use, Great value

Climbing Harness is great.
June 16, 2010

My family has enjoyed these harnesses. They are lightweight and not binding.


a classic
March 27, 2010

simple safe easy to get on/off. use it in gym & rocks. dont have any comfort problems. packs up real small. i have 34" waist-size medium turned out to be correct

Great Product
July 26, 2010

Fourth one we have bought. They are awesome.

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Available sizes, while supplies last, include size xs, size small, size medium, size large and size extra large: xs, s, m, l, xl.

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