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Petzl CONTACT 9.8mm Climbing Rope

$229.95 - $289.95
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Made To Last

A workhorse climbing rope should blend great handling with the durability you need for use at the gym or crag, and that’s exactly what you’ll get with the Petzl CONTACTⓇ 9.8mm Climbing Rope. At 9.8mm in diameter, it’s built to survive big whippers and regular use, and thanks to the EverFlex treatment, you can be confident that you’ll enjoy the same handling months after you’ve pressed it into your rotation.


  • Large diameter single rope for gym and outdoor climbing
  • 9.8 mm diameter enhances durability for high-wear applications
  • Larger size offers better control in belay devices
  • 40-carrier grip maximizes control
  • Middle mark makes for easier rope management
  • Thick sheath maximizes abrasion resistance to enhance lifespan
  • EverFlex treatment improves consistency over life of the rope
  • UltraSonic Finish bonds core to sheath at rope ends to fight fraying


  • Best Use: Climbing
  • Material: Nylon
  • Available Lengths: 60 m; 70 m; 80 m
  • Diameter: 9.8 mm
  • Rope Type: Single Rope
  • Weight Per Meter: 60 g
  • Percentage of Sheath: 41%
  • Number of Factor 1.77 Falls: 7
  • Static Elongation: 9%
  • Dynamic Elongation: 35 %
  • Impact Force: 8.4 kN
  • Certifications: CE EN 892, UIAA