Easton Artica Hike

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Manufacturer's Description

For the more adventurous, the Hike adds a split front crampon and dynamic heel to accommodate longer and steeper excursions. Optimal flotation and maneuverability, to tackle steep terrain or deep powder. Available in men's and women's models.

Features: articulating frame, virtual pivot-point cam, quick cinch binding, comfort contour pads, aggressive traction, 80% recyclable, E2-decking, steel pivot rod, stainless steel crampons, split-axis crampon, energy return heel, T7 7075 frame

Sizes:
30 inches (76 cm)
25 inches (64 cm)
21 inches (54 cm)

Retailers' Descriptions

Here's what other sites are saying:

There are still miles of steep hills and snowy valleys standing between you and a comfortable couch, hot chocolate, and a warm fire at the cabin. It's a good thing you have the Easton Mountain Products Women's Artica Hike Snowshoe to get you there. Its aluminum frame uses flexible material across the left and right rails for better articulation over uneven terrain that reduces stress in your ankle, knee, and hip. Easton Mountain Products raised the tips to better handle the steeper sections, and this women's model has a shorter step pattern that eases your strides and means the snowshoes won't catch on eachother. Made mostly with aluminum, this snowshoe brings the durability without the weight so you can cover miles faster for many seasons. The Quick-Cinch binding system offers a quick and easy one-handed pull-and-go method to get in and out, and padding covers the bindings to hug your boot and eliminate any uncomfortable pressure points. Its decking material is highly durable and withstands most abrasions and punctures. The Virtual Pivot Traction cam digs into snow deeper for better traction over slippery surfaces, and it allows a more natural step for better control over steep hills. And the stainless steel crampon resists wear against dirty trails and paved roads. You'll be back in that cabin sipping cocoa and playing games before you know it.

- Backcountry.com

CLOSEOUTS . Providing great traction on firm conditions, Eastonand#39;s Artica Hike snowshoes feature stainless steel crampons at the toe and heel to create a stable and reliable platform for backcountry adventures.

- Sierra Trading Post

For the adventurous, the Hike utilizes a split crampon and dynamic heel to accommodate longer and steeper excursions. Use the 30 in for optimal flotation in deep powder or use a shorter model for maximum maneuverability to tackle steep terrain.

- CampSaver.com

CLICK HERE FOR VIDEO For the adventurous, the Hike utilizes a split crampon and dynamic heel to accommodate longer and steeper excursions. Ideal snowshoes for hiking on rolling or steep terrain where maximum maneuverability is necessary. Articulating frame twists to absorb stress normally transferred to the ankle, knee and hip. Split-Axis forward crampons dynamically adjust with each step to add traction on steep inclines. Virtual Pivot Point Traction Cam instantly adapts to slope angle and snow conditions and articulates with the motion of your foot for increased traction and reduced strain. Quick Cinch Binding features pull and go tightening which allows for one hand entry and exit. Adjustable heel strap customizes fit.Comfort Contour Pads provide a comfortable fit and controlled grip, that eliminate hot spots.Aggressive rear traction crampon under heel for maximum traction in extreme conditions.Artica snowshoe materials are 80% recyclable. BlizTrac 3-Dimensional decking is a flexible, lightweight material which resists abrasion and provides non-slip traction. Stainless steel pivoting toe claw extends stride and digs deep to improve traction with every step.Lightweight, high strength 7075 Aluminum aerospace alloy frame is made in the USA.

- Campmor