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Climbing sun hat imageShelta Sun Hat StylesShelta Sun HatsShelta  Sun HatsClimbing is the activity of using one's hands, feet, or any other part of the body to ascend a steep object. It is done for locomotion,  recreation and competition, in trades that rely on it, and in emergency rescue and military operations. It is done indoors and out,  on natural and man-made structures. Bouldering is Ascending boulders or small outcrops, often with climbing shoes and a chalk  bag or bucket. Usually, instead of using a safety rope from above, injury is avoided using a crash pad and a human spotter ( to direct a falling climber on to the pad. They can also give beta, or advice  Guides, such as professional mountain guides, have  historically been an essential element of pursuing the sport in the natural environment, and remain so today.  Don;t forget about sun protection, especially at high altitudes where UV rays are at their most potent level.   Always use a sun hat,Sunglasses, UV protective clothing and Sunscreen,   Shelta was born from necessity. Our founder, an avid paddler and outdoor enthusiast invented a performance driven sun hat after not being able to find one that worked to his satisfaction. Being exposed to harmful UV rays while Climbing can  increase the odds of getting skin cancer and should to be addressed by wearing UV protective clothing, sunscreen, sunglasses  and a sun hat.  A Shelta is a different kind of sun hat. The brim doesnt flop in your face, he fabric is UPF 50+ rated and DWR  coated, it floats, and each style has unique and innovative features.  We wanted sun hats that could be worn in all weather  conditions and when participating in active sports or activities. Performance driven UV protection!   Different brim widths and crown styles were designed with outdoor sports and adventures in mind.  The brim doesn’t flop  in your face when it gets wet or windy. Shelta also has multiple styles designed to be the best sun hat for your climbing and  scambling needs.  For even more sun protection, use the Shelta neck shield, Shelta face gaiters and Shelta Sun glovea   Sun protection that won’t wear off!  Shelta has become the best sun hat ever made for Climbing and Hiking use Athlete tested. Adventure approved. Get Shelta