Black Diamond GlideLite Mix Kicker Skins

Manufacturer's Description

Visit Black Diamond's GlideLite Mix Kicker Skins page.

Retailers' Descriptions

Here's what other sites are saying:

These ultralight half skins are perfect for the backcountry minimalist. Black Diamond's GlideLite Mohair Mix Kicker Skin weighs nearly 1/3 the weight of the full length version while offering great grip and durability thanks to the 65% mohair 35% nylon construction. A camlock buckle with nylon strap attachment holds the skin securely in place under your foot.

- Mountain Gear

For long, flat approaches on frozen lakes, forest roads or open trails, the Black Diamond Mohair Mix Kicker Skins offer surprising traction and a third the weight of a full mohair mix skin. These ultralight half-skins feature a camlock buckle and nylon strap attachment and are built with a combination of mohair and nylon for the perfect balance of grip and glide.

- Black Diamond Equipment

Weighing just a third of standard mohair mix, these Kicker skins deliver a balance of grip and glide to provide excellent traction on a range of long and flat surfaces. Equipped with a camlock buckle and nylon strip attachment. . This product will be shipped directly from Black Diamond and will leave their warehouse in 2-3 business days. Eligible for ground shipping only. . . . Made out of a 65% mohair, 35% nylon mix. . Supple design packs into a durable nylon ripstop bag. . Weighs just a third of full-length mohair mix skins. . Camlock buckle and nylon strap secure it underfoot. . Comes in 15mm width increments from 50 to 95mm. . Length: 185 cm (72.83 in.). . Weight: 7.2 oz.. . Imported. .


The GlideLite Mohair Mix Kicker Climbing Skin is an ultralight half skin that will make the minimalist rando racer giddy with delight. Black Diamond used quick-gliding mohair to keep this skin light and highly packable, and it shrugged off classic tip and tail attachments in favor of a webbing-and-buckle system that makes for lightning-fast attachment.


Where to Buy

Help support this site by making your next gear purchase through one of the links above. Click a link, buy what you need, and the seller will contribute a portion of the purchase price to support Trailspace's independent gear reviews.