60 cm, 68 cm
60 cm, 68 cm
A technical mountain tool designed for weight conscious alpinists and ski mountaineers, the Venom features a fully interchangeable pick, sliding FlickLock pommel and an ergonomically shaped, angled shaft.
Combining the technical precision of an ice tool with the classic alpine functionality of a piolet, the Black Diamond Venom ice axe is the one tool to have for technical ski mountaineering missions, classic glacier routes and moderate snow climbs with short cruxes. The Venom’s stainless steel head features a fully interchangeable pick design that is compatible with any Black Diamond pick. The integrated grip and asymmetrical angled shaft provide security and easy handling when swinging it like an ice tool, and a sliding FlickLock pommel offers an adjustable second grip for choking up on steep snow.
A sleek and elegant mountaineering axe with a forged steel pick designed to deliver solid placements in hard snow and provide quick and aggressive self arrests.
Black Diamond’s traditional mountaineer’s piolet.
A modern version of Chouinard’s original curved-pick mountain axe, the Black Diamond Raven Ice Axe is our classic mountaineer’s piolet that has been used on classic climbs the world over for decades. The Raven’s durable aircraft aluminum shaft and investment-cast stainless steel pick are engineered for secure self-arresting.