Carbon trekking poles are strong, save you a considerable amount of weight and look so cool. Talking of lightweight ... they are just 136 g each making them unofficially lighter than the official lightest trekking pole on the market today. Collapsing to just 66cm they fit a range of packs and store away easily, grab a set to assist your long distance walks, your knees on your favourite descent, or your mate when things get tough.
The Compact Ultra is an ultra compact aluminium pole with snap lock mechanism and Nordic style hand grips.
Shox perfects our trio of poles with a shock absorbing full length trekking pole to reduce fatigue on the trail.
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