Category Archives: FiveFingers

Huge Joshua Tree Clearance Sale- Memorial Day weekend only!

The upcoming Memorial Day weekend will be awesome for climbing at Joshua Tree- with highs in the 70s and clear skies in the forecast, this may be your last chance to get to JT before things heat up for the summer.  Oh, one other thing- we’re having our first annual Memorial Day clearance sale!

The following deals are good at the Joshua Tree store only from Friday, May 25-Monday, May 28:

Climbing Gear:

All Ropes 10-20% off

All Harnesses 20% -40% off

Camping Gear:

All Mountain Hardwear Sleeping Bags 20% off

All Tents 20% off

All Backpacks 20%-40% off


Insulated Outerwear 15-40% off

All Patagonia and Mountain Hardwear down insulated jackets 40% off

Patagonia Capilene mid and heavy weight long sleeves and bottoms 40% off

Winter Hats 40% off

Icebreaker Merino Wool mid and heavy weight Long sleeves and bottoms 40% off

All Socks 30% off

Vibram Fivefingers as low as $49.95

Evolve Maximus approach shoe- $83.95 (40% off)

Sale rack all items an additional 15% off

These promotions may not be combined with other coupons or discounts and are limited to quantities of product on hand.  All sales of rock climbing equipment are final.

Another HUGE shipment of Vibram FiveFingers has arrived…

Yes, once again we have received a massive shipment of FiveFingers to meet our customers’ demand for this innovative product.  This time we’ve received over 550 pair, including the Men’s Bikila LS and KSO, and the Women’s Bikila.


Come visit your local store, or give us a call to see if we’ve got your size in stock.

The science behind barefoot running

There is a growing trend away from traditional, heavily cushioned and supportive running shoes toward minimalist footwear such as Vibram FiveFingers or even running barefoot.  Once practiced by only a handful of runners and considered bizarre or foolhardy by most, an emerging body of scientific research is suggesting that barefoot running may be less traumatic to the body than the heel-striking method that traditional running shoes tend to promote.  The video below summarizes some of Harvard Professor Daniel Lieberman’s findings and shows the difference between heel and forefoot striking.

New shipment of Vibram FiveFingers has arrived!

We have just received a shipment of freshly-minted Men’s and Women’s Komodosports, Treksports, Bikilas, and KSOs!  Come visit your local store, or give us a call to see if we’ve got your size in stock.