A set of spikes attached to boots for climbing trees or ice slopes.
More example sentences
- This equipment is easier and probably safer to use than climbing irons but it is heavier and much bulkier to transport.
- Depending on the time of year climbing irons are essential.
- Some new lessons from our instructors and you will ascend and descend on the rocks using climbing irons and hung stations confidently.
Definition of climbing irons in:
- The US English dictionary