MSR Lightning Trail Snowshoes

Color: Ranger
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Delivering lightweight, streamlined efficiency over flat and rolling terrain, the MSR Lightning Trail snowshoes help you conserve your energy as you venture through snowy landscapes.


  • ParaGlide bindings feature 2 roller buckles and toe stops that make placing your feet and securing and removing straps simple and intuitive—even while wearing gloves
  • Stretch mesh bindings comfortably hug your feet with no pressure points and fit nearly any footwear
  • 360° Traction frames and Pivot™ crampons deliver advanced, edge-to-edge grip
  • Add-on modular flotation tails (not included) accommodate heavier loads, or allow you to go from packed snow to deep powder with a single pair of snowshoes

Made in USA.

Recommended load ranges
  • 22 in. model: up to 180 lbs.; max with tails (not included): 250 lbs.
  • 25 in. model: 120–220 lbs.; max with tails (not included): 280 lbs.
Max recommended load specification includes weight of hiker with gear.
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Technical Specs

Best Use


Snowshoe Terrain

Rolling Terrain

Snowshoe Closure

Rubber Strap

Max Recommended Load

22 IN: 180 pounds

25 IN: 220 pounds

Frame Material

7075-T6 aluminum

Deck Material

TPU-coated nylon

Crampon Material

USA Martensitic steel

Toe Crampon


Heel Crampon


Side Traction



22 IN: 22 x 8 x 4 inches

25 IN: 25 x 8 x 4 inches

Weight (Pair)

22 IN: 3 lbs. 3 oz.

25 IN: 3 lbs. 5 oz.



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