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The K2 Speedlink 4 Adjustable Ski Pole is perfect for anyone who loves hiking in the backcountry, but doesn't necessarily want the poles the entire time, such as on the way down. Backcountry snowboarding anyone' Because of how compact these four-piece aluminum poles are, they are extremely easy to stash in or on your pack for the ride back down. These poles also work well for skiers who travel; they pack down small, the 7075 aluminum shaft is plenty durable, and the included powder baskets make sure that you can stay on top of things, even in the deepest conditions. In case you want to take some quick slope readings along the way, use the attached bubble vial inclinometer.
The Speedlink 4 by K2 is an ultra collapsible, four-piece ski pole with an industry leading minimum packable volume. The LockJaw2 clamp and self securing locking pins, allow the pole to extend and retract from a full length of 52in/130cm to minimum length of 42in/105cm. Made with 7075 aluminum and the BackSide ultra lightweight grip the Speedlink has a featherweight feel that won't fatigue your arms.
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