Apparently, the request for our experience with inserts (or liners) is one of the most frequent from readers. Are they really needed, do they help to keep warm, which one is better to choose and which one is not worth paying attention to. The fact is that there is an only one-liner in our arsenal, so we can’t say that “we have tried this, that and that, and this one is the best among them” today. At the same time, we can share our general attitude to the inserts and share the experience of using the only one that has been travelling with us since April 2017.
Hiking, classical or technical mountaineering/alpinism, ice climbing, mix – in all these sports you can not do without crampons. Without this device, it is challenging to safely and confidently navigate on ice, snow, firn (caked thick snow) and icy rocks.