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Tubbs Xplore Kit

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The Tubbs' Xplore series is the lightweight, easy-to-use answer for the value-conscious adventurer wanting to experience the great sport of snowshoeing. The dependable Quick Fit(TM) binding is easy to use and wraps a wide variety of winter boot styles and sizes for men and women. Carbon steel toe and heel crampons keep you feeling secure on your journey, and the biomechanically-designed Fit-Step(TM) frame will keep you moving forward in comfort and confidence. The Men's Xplore Snowshoe Kit Includes: 1) One pair of Men's Xplore Snowshoes 2) One pair of 2-part adjustable poles 3) One pair of Tubbs gender-specific gaiters Model Dimensions Surface Area Weight Per Pair Optimal Load Men's Xplore 25 8" x 25" 188 in^2 3.6 lbs 120-200 lbs Men's Xplore 30 9" x 30" 176 in^2 4.7 lbs 170-250 lbs Founded in 1906 in Norway, Maine, Tubbs Snowshoes is the leading manufacturer of lightweight, versatile snowshoes for men, women and children. Now based in Seattle, Washington, in the shadow of the always-snowy 14,400 ft Mt. Rainier, Tubbs continues to lead the snowshoeing industry through a deep understanding of the sport and constant technological innovation. From Admiral Byrd's famed expedition to Antarctica, to modern day adventure racing, Tubbs manufactures snowshoes for all types of terrain and snow conditions. With over 25 patents issued and pending, Tubbs continues to raise the bar for efficient, comfortable and innovative snowshoe designs.

- Rocky Mountain Trail

CLICK HERE FOR VIDEO Everything needed to make snowshoeing forays even more comfortable and enjoyable. The Xplore snowshoe kit includes top-of the line trail snowshoes with 2 piece adjustable poles (for balance and stability) and water resistant full length nylon gaiters to keep your ankles and feet dry and protected from snow. The new Quickpull binding makes these snowshoes one of the easiest to get on and take off.A rotating toe cord enables the tail of the snowshoe to drop with each step, shedding snow off the tail and saving energy. The upturned tail of the Xplore snowshoe helps to preserve a natural gait and reduce impact and stress on hips, knees and ankle joints. Women's specific frame is lighter in weight and features an ergonomically tapered frame for ease of stride.Innovative and biomechanical aluminum Fit-Step frame, designed with a slightly upturned, rounded tail, reduces muscular skeletal impact on hip, knee and ankle joints by 10%.Rotating Toe Cord design enables the tail of the snowshoe to drop and snow to shed off the tail, reducing stress. The underfoot pivot point also allows the toe traction teeth to bite deeply into the snow when weighted.An intuitive forefoot strap on the QuickPull binding cinches easily and unlocks with one buckle push. The pivoting toe stop allows speedy adjustment and Control Wings keep your heel aligned.Carbon steel toe and heel crampons feature front and rear braking teeth for a secure grip uphill, downhill and side hill in packed snow conditions.Tubbs SofTec decking provides durable, lightweight flotation.Tubbs' adjustable poles are constructed with lightweight 6000 series aluminum and lend added security and stability on uneven, steep or icy terrain. 2-Part poles - Adjustable 105 - 130 cm.Water-resistant and breathable, full-length nylon gaiters provide protection from the elements by keeping snow out of boots.

- Campmor