REI Traverse PowerLock
Source: bought it new
Price Paid: $60
Power Lock is a must.
- Power Lock
Great trekking poles. They collapse down to a manageable size and the weight is good. Very tough and make sure you get the Power Lock because you will need it.
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Here's what other sites are saying:
The REI Traverse PowerLock Cork trekking poles offer easy and reliable external locking mechanisms. These user-friendly poles provide steady traction on ice and rock surfaces. Strong 3-section 7075-T6 aluminum alloy shafts extend to 55 in. for use and compact to 27.5 in. for easy fitting on your pack. PowerLock(TM) external locking mechanisms are easy to use-even when wearing gloves. Cork hand grips have an ergonomic, contoured shape and are easy to hold; adjustable padded neoprene wrist straps add support. Fitted with trekking baskets and extra-durable tungsten carbide tips; included tip protectors are strictly for travel/packing protection, not intended for hiking. Trekking baskets promote stability on soft terrain; baskets easily twist on and off.
- REI refers to the unisex version