Free Shipping on Orders Over $50 - Some Exclusions Apply*
  • 1-855-461-8659

  • Live Chat with a Gearhead

  • 100% Guaranteed Returns

Spend 100 Get 20 CreditsSpend 100 Get 20 Credits


Don’t forget to floss.

Beal scientists couldn’t make floss out of pure titanium, but the Ice Line 8.1mm Rope is the next best thing. At a slim 8.1mm and weighing only 42 grams per meter, the Ice Line offers a lightweight tool with low-impact force, which is ideal when you find yourself on a sketchy belay ledge. Dual dry treatment of Dry Cover and Golden Dry means the Ice Line sheds water and is less likely to freeze when you’re scaling a glacial face.

Share your thoughts

Review Summary
2 4
1 3
0 2
0 1

What do you think of the

Beal Ice Line 8.1mm Rope

? Share a...

Write a review

No file chosen

Rather attach a photo from another website?

Rather attach a photo from your computer?

  • Product review:
  • Share a video
  • Share a photo

How familiar are you with the product?(Optional)

Invalid filetype.


Here's what others have to say...

Unanswered Question

Not a question, but I don't want to give...

Posted on

Not a question, but I don't want to give a review rating. I just bought these in 70 metres and they don't have centre markers.

Why are centre markers useful for halves? If you are doing a short rappel, it can save uncoiling the second rope while easily finding the midpoint.

Unanswered Question

Has anybody used these on alpine rock...

Posted on

Has anybody used these on alpine rock routes? Good choice as well?

5 5

handles great, seems strong

  • Familiarity: I've put it through the wringer

Right out of the bag this rope felt fantastic. It handles really smoothly and is nice and lightweight. I've mostly used it for less-than-vertical glacier-travel and I couldn't be happier. Even when it's time to unrope, it's light enough that it doesn't become a fight over who has to carry the rope on their back. Highly recommend this rope.

BC indicates "yes" as to the center marking....

Posted on

BC indicates "yes" as to the center marking. Can anyone confirm that this one has the center marked?

Responded on

The Beal Ice Line is indeed centermarked. This doesn't make a whole lot of sense, since you'll likely be climbing with two half ropes and therefore tying the two together for abseiling. Butnonetheless, it does have the center marked.

Responded on

Micah, the center marking can be useful for estimating how much rope is left (and when the leader should look for a good belay location).

I'm looking for a double that will hold...

Posted on

I'm looking for a double that will hold up better than my current ropes. How does the sheath hold up on these? Do they get all fuzzy easily or do they hold up pretty well?

Responded on

If you get out climbing enough, you will ware ropes out. I've gone through several of these, and they seem to hold up quite well, handle well; and with twins & halves I usually try to replace one at a time as necessary.

4 5

Price, high security, low weight, great choice!

I've got this double rope. Really an excellent choice for trad and ice climbing for extra security. Climbing with double rope gives you quite a bit more options and Beal makes a very competitive half rope in the ice line. I use it for trad climbing too on free climb routes. You can't beat the low impact force / weight comparison. Handles really nice and smooth. Ropes are several years old and they still feel really good, no weird spots.

5 5

Extra Low IF

They have a great hand. The golden dry is really nice for ice and alpine climbing ,doesn't get wet!! They are super light weight too. All around great rope for alpine and ice climbing.