Leki Makalu Lite Cork Trekking Poles - Pair

Color: Black
Size: One Size

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A lightweight choice for long journeys, the Leki Makalu Lite Cork trekking poles feature comfortable and supportive Aergon Air grips and Speed Lock+ levers for quick, secure adjustments.


  • 3-section, collapsible poles are constructed with heat-treated HTS 6.5 aluminum, making them sturdy, durable and light
  • Speed Lock+ lever system it fast and easy to adjust the pole length between 110 cm and 130 cm, even when wearing gloves
  • Speed Lock+ is 27% smaller and 35% lighter than Speed Lock 1.0; adjust the tension as needed without using tools
  • Newly developed Aergon Air ergonomic grips feature a genuine cork surface; backs are fully rubberized for maximum grip and control when going downhill
  • Grips feature hollow core technology that combines a lightweight construction with large, supportive surfaces
  • Integrated 8° positive angle of the grips keeps your wrists in a neutral and comfortable position, optimizing guidance and pole placement
  • Foam extended below the grips provides more locations to grasp when climbing or traversing
  • Adjustable Lock Security Skin straps are made from breathable, lightweight and extra-soft material for maximum comfort
  • Trekking Basket 2.0 prevents sinking into soft surfaces and protects the lower shaft
  • Interchangeable basket system makes it easy to screw on/off various Leki baskets for different seasons or uses; offset threads help to keep the baskets securely in place
  • Universal carbide flex tips deliver high precision and great grip in nearly any terrain
  • Slim tube diameter helps keep these poles lightweight at only 254 g (9 oz.) each
  • Sold as a pair


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Technical Specs

Best Use


Shaft Construction

HTS 6.5 aluminum

Grip Material




Maximum Length (in.)

53.1 inches

Minimum Length (in.)

39.7 inches

Collapsed Length (in.)

26.3 inches

Maximum Length (cm)

135 centimeters

Minimum Length (cm)

100 centimeters

Collapsed Length (cm)

67 centimeters

Locking Mechanism

External Lever Lock

Basket Type


Weight (Pair)

1 lb. 2 oz.



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