The Bluebird ice axe is the most versatile and robust in our range, designed for steep snow or ice slopes. Intended for the practice of classic alpinism, the Bluebird Ice Axe offers very good anchoring qualities. Its aircraft-grade aluminum handle is sanded for better grip.
The tip and head of the axe are made of stainless steel and hot-forged with an anti-corrosion treatment, offering high resistance even with intensive use. It is assembled at the foot of the Mont Blanc.
• Hot forged stainless-steel ergonomic head
• Aircraft-grade anodized, sandblasted aluminum curved shaft
• Dual-textured grip
• Sliding pommel included
• Pick, adze and spike protectors included
• Weight: 363g (45cm)
• Type 1/B
• Conform to the CE / EN 13 089 ice axes certification
• Forged in France, designed & assembled in Chamonix-Mont-Blanc
• Ideal for Mountaineering, Ski touring
I’ve taken this out a couple of times! It’s surprisingly comparable to my friends Petzl Gully but it feels a lot sturdier. No negative feedback so far!
Most excellent piece of kit. Great bite, ergonomic, and extremely well built. This tool will last a lifetime.