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Do You Use Trekking Pole Straps?

The First Thing I do is Cut the Straps Off

Whenever I get a new pair of trekking poles, the first thing I do is to cut off the straps. I don’t like them. And while I use trekking poles religiously, I don’t like the feeling of having my hand trapped in a strap if I fall because it’s a …

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MSR SureLock TR-3 Trekking Poles

MSR Surelock TR-3 Trekking Poles

MSR Surelock TR-3 Trekking Poles are lightweight aluminum trekking and snowshoeing poles with a unique trigger-release mechanism that makes them easy to adjust without stopping or taking off your gloves in winter. This is useful for people who are hiking, trail-running, or skiing, over terrain with rapid elevation changes with …

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Product Idea: Wooden Trekking Poles

My house is littered with broken trekking poles. I don't really know how to dispose of them properly so they pile up in the trunk of my car and in my office. The carbon fiber ones are the worst. They snap with very little pressure when I get them caught …

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