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Black Diamond Distance Z-Pole Trekking Poles - Pair

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    Black Diamond Distance Z-Pole Trekking Poles - Pair

    The Black Diamond Distance Z-Pole trekking poles have a light and versatile folding design that is ideal for day hikers, trail runners and backpackers. See details

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    The Black Diamond Distance Z-Pole trekking poles have a light and versatile folding design that is ideal for day hikers, trail runners and backpackers.

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    The Black Diamond Distance Z-Pole trekking poles have a light and versatile folding design that is ideal for day hikers, trail runners and backpackers.

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    The Black Diamond Distance Z-Pole trekking poles have a light and versatile folding design that is ideal for day hikers, trail runners and backpackers.

    • Innovative folding Z-Pole system offers simple, compact and reliable support with a concealed inner cord, single push-button release and speed cone deployment
    • Inspired by snow probes, speed cones at the end of each pole section ensure strength, stability and superfast deployment; each speed cone guides a pole section into place
    • A quick pull on the grip and the first pole section snaps and locks the 3 pole sections into place; flexible tube ends protect the Kevlar® center cord when folded
    • Easily replace and solidly secure pole tips with WaveLock™ tip connections
    • Right- and left-hand-specific straps are light, breathable and moisture-wicking; they feature breathable cut-out windows and easy rip-and-stick adjustability
    • Light, nonslip EVA foam grips feature foam extensions that allow poles to be held low during short side hill traverses
    • Strong aluminum shafts stand up to everyday use on the trail
    • Pole baskets feature shaft catchers to secure pole sections when folded
    • Black Diamond Distance Z-Pole trekking poles come with interchangeable, nonmarking rubber tips, carbide tips and a stow bag
    • Note: these three-season poles feature fixed baskets

    Specification for suggested height range are as follows:

    • 100 cm: Less than 5 ft. 1 in.
    • 110 cm: 5 ft. 1 in. - 5 ft. 7 in.
    • 120 cm: 5 ft. 8 in. - 5 ft. 11 in.
    • 130 cm: 6 ft.+

    Please note: Black Diamond products can only be shipped to U.S. addresses.

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    View specs for sizes: 100 CM, 110 CM, 120 CM, 130 CM

    Black Diamond Distance Z-Pole Trekking Poles - Pair Specs
    Specification
    100 CM110 CM120 CM130 CM
    Best use
    HikingHikingHikingHiking
    AluminumAluminumAluminumAluminum
    FoamFoamFoamFoam
    NoNoNoNo
    39 inches43 inches47 inches51 inches
    13.2 inches14.4 inches15.7 inches17.1 inches
    100 centimeters110 centimeters120 centimeters130 centimeters
    33.5 centimeters36.5 centimeters40 centimeters43.5 centimeters
    Push-button lockPush-button lockPush-button lockPush-button lock
    NoNoNoNo
    NoNoNoNo
    12 ounces12.3 ounces12.7 ounces13 ounces
    UnisexUnisexUnisexUnisex
    Shaft material
    Grip material
    Adjustable
    Maximum length (in.)
    Minimum length (in.)
    Maximum length (cm)
    Minimum length (cm)
    Locking mechanism
    Shock absorbing
    Camera mount
    Weight per pair
    Gender

    Black Diamond Distance Z-Pole Trekking Poles - Pair

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    Black Diamond Distance Z-Pole Trekking Poles - Pair is rated 4.05 out of 5 by 20.
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great for Travel Sometimes I want hiking poles when I'm on vacation in Central America. Traditional hiking poles don't pack very well in a 22 inch suitcase, so these fit the bill. Because they are aluminum, I wrapped them in bubble wrap to prevent damage while traveling in a suitcase. They are nice and lightweight and fit easily into a day pack when not in use. Assembly is quick and easy: fit the pieces together and the pull up on the grip until you see the pin come out.
    Date published: 2014-03-26
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from Very Light I'm a regular hiker, however I was planning a big hiking trip in Peru and needed something more light and compact. These fit nicely in my day pack, are super light and easy and quick to assemble.
    Date published: 2014-03-26
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from Satisfied perf. GC R2R2R Held up well for me with a too-heavy (aren't they all) pack on a R2R2R hike of the Grand Canyon last June; always felt secure with them, they maneuvered well and they're lightweight. One must be okay with two and only two positions on the grips, rather than infinitely-adjustable telescoping poles.
    Date published: 2014-03-26
    Rated 4 out of 5 by from Sweet Poles I love the z-fold aspect. They compact down to a travel size, without being too expensive. I was weary at first about the design, thinking they'd either come undone easily, or they'd be weak at the joints. Nether is true. The locking mechanism keeps them pulled tightly so they can't fold up while in use. Also, they've held up to a couple stumbles where I've put a lot of weight on them, so I know they aren't weak, either. The only downside is that they are not adjustable at all. Keep that in mind, and if it doesn't pose problems for you, I highly recommend them.
    Date published: 2014-03-26
    Rated 3 out of 5 by from Handle strap broke almost immediately The handle strap broke off the right hiking pole just after 1 day of hiking. It simply fell off with only light use of one day of new poles. I was forced to suboptimally use them for the rest of the 7 day hiking trip. Upon my return, REI fully replaced the defective pair. Aside from the strap issue, the poles were very light, stable, and easily collapsable. I am hoping the new pair will last a long time, since in general these seem like good poles.
    Date published: 2014-03-26
    Rated 1 out of 5 by from Z-Pole Trekking Was not obvious on literature/by looking at that baskets were not replaceable.
    Date published: 2014-03-26
    Rated 1 out of 5 by from Useless in Antarctic cruise ship landing As aids to walking during our Antarctic landings, they were useless. Several guides tried to help us out but were unable to make them functional. We left them behind in our ship cabin. Perhaps someone else can make them work.
    Date published: 2014-04-03
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from Love these poles! I just returned from 5 days hiking in the Annapurna District of Nepal. These poles fit neatly into a carry-on bag and are super light. They were the envy of my trekking group (all women.) One woman was even going to return the poles that se had brought and buy these. The limited height options might be a problem for some, but I was fine with the shortest size. I find the tips hard to change, but this would not deter me from buying these poles.
    Date published: 2014-03-21

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