MSR Lightning Ascent
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What began as a solution for women has become the top choice of anyone with a narrow gait, or those seeking the lightest possible alternative in our most aggressive snowshoe. MSR engineered our Womens 360 Traction Frames in conjunction with a renowned expert in athletic biomechanics resulting in a lower-profile frame that saves weight and improves agility with narrow gaits. Paired with our new, most secure, dual-component PosiLock AT bindings to create our most secure attachment, Modular Flotation tails, Pivot Crampons and new, easily-engaged Ergo Televators back you up with every step.
Re-designed in 10/11, MSR Women's Lightning Ascent snowshoes have a new binding and modular sizing. What began as a solution for women has become the top choice of anyone with a narrow gait, or those seeking the lightest possible alternative in MSR's most aggressive snowshoe. We engineered in conjunction with a renowned expert in athletic biomechanics results in a lower-profile frame that saves weight and improves agility with narrow gaits. Unrivaled Traction: 360 degree Traction frames and Pivot crampons deliver unmatched, edge-to-edge security on any terrain and in any conditions, with advanced ergonomics tailored to a narrow gait Secure Attachment: Two-piece, independently conforming PosiLock AT bindings create our most secure, freeze-resistant attachment, regardless of footwear All-Condition Adaptability Modular Flotation tails allow you the maneuverability of a smaller, primary snowshoe with the added, on-demand flotation of optional, 5-inch (13-cm) tails (available separately) Uphill Efficiency: Ergo Televators reduce fatigue and increase traction on the steeps with an ergonomic design that engages with a simply flick of a pole grip Made in USA
MSR Lightning Ascent Snowshoe for WomenThe MSR Lightning Ascent Snowshoe for Women is the idea snowshoe for women who are up for an expedition through the snow. With its 360 degree traction, the product delivers an ample edge to edge grip for a steady walk. Its split teeth distribute weight pressure by providing continuous contact so that you can carry more weight with you. A two piece, PosiLock AT binding offers a secure and freeze-proof attachment. The modular flotation tail allows you the maneuverability of a smaller snowshoe, while also letting you use an added flotation of 5 in. so you can tread through a deeper layer of snow! Its Ergo televators reduce fatigue and increase traction on steep slopes, thanks to their ergonomic design. With the MSR Lightning Ascent Snowshoe for Women, you can feel confident in navigating the snow!
No matter what the skies were up to last night, you're not going to miss your morning snowshoe trek, and neither is the MSR Women's Lightning Ascent Snowshoe. MSR designed these snowshoes with a narrow profile that better suits a women's narrower gait, which also reduces the weight. After strapping the most advanced adventure technology to your boot, you can't help but feel confident as you navigate snow fields and steeps after a fresh dump.