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Hiking with poles requires 21% less energy and reduces stress on your knees and ankles. Weighing about a pound per pair, these three-piece telescoping poles are a great choice for year-round use. Made from superstrong, lightweight 7,000-series aluminum. Power Lock II system prevents sections from slipping while in use. G'Reptile grip zone lower on pole provides excellent grip when climbing steep slopes or traversing a side-slope. Includes a pair of trekking baskets for spring, summer and fall hiking, and a pair of snow baskets for snowshoeing and backcountry ski touring. Made in Austria. Size range Extend from 115 cm to 150 cm. Weight 1 lb 3 oz.
- L.L.Bean refers to the men's version