MSR Lightning Flash
3 pounds to 3 pounds 5 ounces (1,374-1,502 grams)
22-25 inches (56-64 centimeters)
2 men's, 2 women's
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The MSR Lightning Flash Snowshoe is the ideal trail shoe, offering whisper-quiet, ultralight efficiency and traction on rolling terrain. The exclusive Lightning frame is made with aerospace-grade aluminum and provides unrivaled 360-degree traction at an extremely light weight.
The frame can now accommodate optional tails to make the snowshoe longer, providing more flotation in varying snow conditions. A new SpeedLock™ quick-set binding system makes the shoes easier than ever to put on and stay secure, while the design alleviates pressure for all-day comfort.
Key Technical Features:
360° Traction Frame
Steel Pivot Crampons
Modular Flotation Tails
SpeedLock™ Binding System
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MSR Lightning Flash SnowshoesThe MSR Lightning Flash Snowshoes are an ideal choice for a challenging walk through the snow on your next vacation! Thanks to its 360 degree traction frames and pivot crampons, the snowshoes give edge to edge grip throughout the length, and give you amazing traction. A glove-friendly SpeedLock mechanism for easy usage, lets you secure the snowshoes to your feet and allow you to carry on with your hike, regardless of how tough the terrain might be. The modular flotation tails provide mobility of a smaller snowshoe for traversing through shallow snow, while the optional 5 in. flotation lets you navigate the deeper levels. The streamlined design is perfect for those rolling trails, offering an efficient, energy-saving performance to cut fatigue. With the MSR Lightning Flash Snowshoes on, you're fully equipped to enjoy a walk in the snow.
The MSR Men's Lightning Flash Snowshoe utilizes the same 360-Degree Traction Technology as its siblings, but it uses a lighter, more minimal design for mellow terrain.
The Lightning Flash snowshoes are custom-built for maximum traction and efficiency over rolling terrain. They pack the performance of our light and aggressive 360 Traction frames and pair it with the refined simplicity of our SpeedLock bindings for maximum comfort and controla perfect match for logging miles over hours or days.
MSR's Lightning snowshoe design took over the snowshoe world with a flash. Literally! The renowned MSR Lightning design, known for it's stability, traction, and ruggedness, has been adapted into the MSR Lightning Flash. What has been taken out is the weight. A perfect blend for efficiency over rolling terrain. Exclusive, 360 degree Traction frames and Pivot crampons deliver advanced, edge-to-edge grip, delivering unmatched traction and security on any terrain, in any conditions Set-it-and-forget-it, glove-friendly adjustment and comfort, plus an optional, included strap for maximum security on challenging terrain Modular Flotation tails allow you the maneuverability of a smaller snowshoe with the on-demand flotation of optional, 5 in (13 cm) tails (available separately) Streamlined design is tailored for rolling terrain, delivering ultralight, energy-saving performance Made in Seattle, USA