MSR Lightning Ascent Snowshoes

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The pinnacle of ultralight, aggressive all-terrain performance, MSR Lightning Ascent snowshoes offer tough, reliable decking for exploring mountainous winter wonderlands.

  • Features

    • PosiLock AT bindings offer maximum foot security and packable performance, ideal for mountaineers
    • Heel lifts deploy with the simple flick of a pole grip to reduce fatigue and increase traction on the steeps
    • 360° Traction frames deliver a level of security that tubular frames simply can't, especially on traverses
    • Aggressive crampons with external traction teeth ensure control and tenacious grip, especially on challenging terrain
    • Add-on modular flotation tails (sold separately) accommodate heavier loads, or allow you to go from packed snow to deep powder with a single pair of snowshoes

    Made in USA.

    Max recommended load specification includes weight of hiker with gear.
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  • Technical Specs

    Best Use


    Snowshoe Terrain

    Mountain Terrain

    Snowshoe Closure

    Rubber Strap

    Frame Material

    7075-T6 aluminum

    Deck Material

    TPU-coated nylon

    Crampon Material

    Martensetic steel

    Toe Crampon


    Heel Lift




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