Ice axes urgent !!

Ice axes urgent !!

Seth dunn

Hi i am 11 and have done a fair bit in the lake district in winter ( hellvelyn, fairfield Ect) but not done much with ice axes I am after a walking axe that I can use in scotalnd I know a army surplus shop were they sell old Axes (wood fiberglass) should I get one of those axes ( cheap !) or save up for a brand new model , I won't be using it for anything exept self arest so that I dont end up in fort willaim !!

jim aitken

If you intend to do a lot of winter walking it is an essential tool. You would be better to go to a shop where staff are active mountineers and take advice from them.

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