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While everyone else is stuck inside listening to Grandpa retell his glory days, you're gracefully sneaking out the back with the Salomon Escape Ski Poles. These lightweight fiberglass poles have EVA grips for long-lasting hand support that helps you get as far away as you want as quickly as you want. Adjustable straps accommodate your hands easily while the steel tips bite through thick ice crust as you explore the backcountry. Touring baskets help you speed along groomers when you're on the track, yet they have enough lift to float through a fresh dusting of powder when you're breaking trail.
Ideally designed for the cross country skier, these Salomon Escape Cross Country Ski Poles are built from a composite pole with excellent float from a larger basket and easy EVA grip with an adjustable strap. Light weight composite touring pole with EVA grip and easily adjustable strap. Composite 16/11: Composite shaft with 16mm top diameter, 11mm near tip. EVA: EVA performance grip. Biathlon: Basic strap, easy to take off and put on. Steel. Touring: Larger basket for more floatation in powder. Fits shafts with 11 mm diameter tip. Steel. Size: 130, 135, 140, 145. Available Color(s): Black/Red
- Tahoe Mountain Sports
Escape Cross-Country Ski Poles are versatile and easy to use with a durable lightweight composite shaft and ergonomic features built in, making them perfect for beginner and intermediate skiers.