Ultralight Trekking Poles at Backcountry Edge

LEKI Micro Vario Carbon (2013) Trekking Poles (Pair)

Ideal for ounce-counting and space-saving hikers, mountaineers or trail-runners, LEKI Micro Vario Carbon trekking poles offer ultra-lightweight, adjustable performance in pack-friendly dimensions.

LEKI
Micro Vario Carbon (2013)

  • 16.8 oz/pair
  • Ultra-lightweight collapsibiilty
  • Reg. Price: $199.95
    $159.95
  • Free shipping plus free returns
LEKI Carbonlite (2013) Trekking Poles (Pair)

Ideal for thru-hikers and ounce-counting backpackers, LEKI Carbonlite trekking poles weight just 14.3 ounces per pair! Trail-tested internal-locking mechanisms keep weight to a minimum while providing secure adjustability.

LEKI
Carbonlite (2013)

  • 14.3 oz/pair
  • Ultra-lightweight performance
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  • Reg. Price: $179.95
    $129.95
  • Free shipping plus free returns
Black Diamond Ultra Distance Z-Poles  (Pair)

Ideal for ounce-counting hikers, adventure racers and ultra-marathoners or any outdoor enthusiast looking for streamlined performance, carbon fiber Black Diamond Ultra Distance Z-Poles deliver lightweight, collapsible performance.

Black Diamond
Ultra Distance Z-Poles

  • 9.3-9.7 oz/pair
  • Award-winning, carbon performance
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  • Price: $159.94
  • Free shipping plus free returns
LEKI Carbonlite XL (2013) Trekking Poles (Pair)

Ideal for thru-hikers and ounce-counting backpackers, LEKI Carbonlite XL trekking poles offer premium performance at weight of just 14.8 ounces per pair! LEKI even includes an adapter to convert one of the poles to a camera monopod.

LEKI
Carbonlite XL (2013)

  • 14.8 oz/pair
  • Includes AERGON Photo Adapter
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  • Reg. Price: $219.95
    $159.95
  • Free shipping plus free returns
Black Diamond Ultra Distance Z-Poles (2012) Trekking Poles (Pair)

Ideal for ounce-counting thru-hikers, adventure racers, ultra-marathoners or any outdoor enthusiast looking for streamlined performance, Black Diamond Ultra Distance fixed length Z-poles are incredibly lightweight and collapsible.

Black Diamond
Ultra Distance Z-Poles (2012)

  • 9.8 oz/pair
  • Lightweight, collapsible carbon performance
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  • Reg. Price: $149.94
    $74.95
  • Free shipping plus free returns
Komperdell C3 Carbon Powerlock Trekking Poles (Pair)

Weighing less than 14 ounces per pair, Komperdell C3 Carbon Powerlock poles are among the lightest trekking poles on the market. These carbon-fiber, three-section poles also feature easy-to-use external locking mechanisms.

Komperdell
C3 Carbon Powerlock

  • 13.5 oz/pair
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  • Price: $139.94
  • Free shipping plus free returns
Komperdell C3 Carbon Powerlock Compact Trekking Poles (Pair)

Komperdell C3 Carbon Powerlock Compact poles are among the lightest (12.3 oz/pair) trekking poles on the market. Designed for women or men with smaller hands, these carbon-fiber poles are lighter, shorter and equipped with a slimmer grip.

Komperdell
C3 Carbon Powerlock Compact

  • 12.4 oz/pair
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  • Price: $139.94
  • Free shipping plus free returns
Black Diamond Distance FL Z-Poles  (Pair)

Lightweight, collapsible Black Diamond Distance FL Z-Poles offer streamlined, adjustable performance. Innovative construction enables the poles to collapse down smaller and weigh far less than standard aluminum trekking poles.

Black Diamond
Distance FL Z-Poles

  • 15.2-16.0 oz/pair
  • Lightweight, collapsible and adjustable
  • Price: $129.94
  • Free shipping plus free returns
LEKI Carbonlite XL w/Photo Adapter (2014) Trekking Poles (Pair)

Updated for 2014! Ideal for thru-hikers and ounce-counting backpackers, LEKI Carbonlite XL trekking poles offer premium performance at weight of just 14.3 ounces per pair! LEKI even includes an adapter to convert one of the poles to a camera monopod.

LEKI
Carbonlite XL w/Photo Adapter (2014)

  • Price: $219.95
  • Free shipping plus free returns
LEKI Micro Vario Carbon Women's  Trekking Poles (Pair)

New for 2014! Ideal for ounce-counting and space-saving hikers, mountaineers or trail-runners, LEKI Micro Vario Carbon Women’s trekking poles offer ultra-lightweight (15.7 oz/per pair), adjustable performance in pack-friendly dimensions.

LEKI
Micro Vario Carbon Women's

  • Price: $199.95
  • Free shipping plus free returns
LEKI Cressida Women's Trekking Poles (Pair)

Durable construction and easy-to-use external locking mechanisms equip lightweight (14.8 oz per pair) LEKI Cressida Women's poles for year-round hiking or backpacking. Compact, innovative grips cater to female hikers and backpackers.

LEKI
Cressida Women's

  • 14.8 oz/pair
  • Lightweight, externally-locking aluminum poles
  • Price: $159.95
  • Free shipping plus free returns
Black Diamond Distance Cork Z-Poles (Pair)

Ideal for ounce-counting hikers or trail-runners, Black Diamond Distance Cork-Z Poles offer streamlined performance. Innovative construction enables the poles to collapse down smaller and weigh far less than standard poles.

Black Diamond
Distance Cork Z-Poles

  • 11.6-13.4 oz/pair
  • Lightweight, cork-gripped poles
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  • Price: $119.94
  • Free shipping plus free returns
Exped Alpine 140 Trekking Poles (Pair)

Lightweight (14.46 oz per pair) Exped Alpine 140 trekking poles incorporate extended length grips, easy-to-use locking mechanisms and DAC aluminum construction to provide year round performance. Alpine 140 poles have an adjustability range of 41"-55".

Exped
Alpine 140

  • 14.46 oz per pair
  • Ultralight trekking pole
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  • Price: $134.99
  • Free shipping plus free returns
Black Diamond Distance Z-Poles  (Pair)

Ideal for ounce-counting hikers or trail-runners, Black Diamond Distance Z-Poles offer streamlined performance. Innovative construction enables the poles to collapse down smaller and weigh far less than standard poles.

Black Diamond
Distance Z-Poles

  • 11.6-12.7 oz/pair
  • Lightweight, collapsible versatility
  • Price: $99.94
  • Free shipping plus free returns
Black Diamond Women's Ultra Mountain FL Z-Poles (Pair)

Black Diamond Women's Ultra Mountain FL Z-Poles deliver reliable performance in an ultra-lightweight, collapsible design. Innovative construction enables the poles to collapse down smaller and weigh far less than standard trekking poles.

Black Diamond
Women's Ultra Mountain FL Z-Poles

  • 21 oz/pair
  • Durable, lightweight collapsibility
  • Price: $139.94
  • Free shipping plus free returns
Komperdell Carbon Expedition Vario 4 Trekking Poles (Pair)

Employing an ultra-lightweight and extremely collapsible design, Komperdell Carbon Expedition Vario 4 poles are built for backcountry and high-peak demands. A hybrid carbon and aluminum design provides reliability at a lower-than-average weight.

Komperdell
Carbon Expedition Vario 4

  • 15.4 oz/pair
  • Price: $179.94
  • Free shipping plus free returns
LEKI Micro Vario Carbon (2014) Trekking Poles (Pair)

Updated for 2014! Ideal for ounce-counting and space-saving hikers, mountaineers or trail-runners, LEKI Micro Vario Carbon trekking poles offer ultra-lightweight (15.6 oz/per pair), adjustable performance in pack-friendly dimensions.

LEKI
Micro Vario Carbon (2014)

  • Price: $199.95
  • Free shipping plus free returns
LEKI Carbon Ti (2014) Trekking Poles (Pair)

Updated for 2014! Combining easy-to-adjust locking mechanisms, extended length grips and hybrid carbon/aluminum construction, lightweight (16.6 oz/per pair) LEKI Carbon Ti poles are ideal for thru-hikers and ounce-counting backpackers and snowshoers.

LEKI
Carbon Ti (2014)

  • Price: $199.95
  • Free shipping plus free returns
Exped Explorer 130 Trekking Poles (Pair)

Lightweight (14.46 oz per pair) and collapsible, Exped Explorer 130 trekking poles feature 4 telescoping DAC aluminum sections that provide a broad range of adjustability (41"-51") while packing down small enough to fit inside your pack or luggage.

Exped
Explorer 130

  • 14.46 oz per pair
  • Ultralight and compact trekking pole
  • Price: $149.99
  • Free shipping plus free returns
Black Diamond Ultra Mountain FL Z-Poles (Pair)

Black Diamond Ultra Mountain FL Z-Poles deliver reliable performance in an ultra-lightweight, collapsible design. Innovative construction enables the poles to collapse down smaller and weigh far less than standard trekking poles.

Black Diamond
Ultra Mountain FL Z-Poles

  • 21.0-23.0 oz/pair
  • Durable, lightweight collapsibility
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  • Price: $139.94
  • Free shipping plus free returns
LEKI Carbonlite (2014) Trekking Poles (Pair)

Updated for 2014! Ideal for thru-hikers and ounce-counting backpackers, LEKI Carbonlite trekking poles offer premium performance at weight of just 14.7 ounces per pair!

LEKI
Carbonlite (2014)

  • Price: $179.95
  • Free shipping plus free returns
Black Diamond Women's Distance FL Z-Poles  (Pair)

Lightweight, collapsible Black Diamond Women's Distance FL Z-Poles offer streamlined, adjustable performance. Innovative construction enables the poles to collapse down smaller and weigh far less than standard aluminum trekking poles.

Black Diamond
Women's Distance FL Z-Poles

  • 15.2-15.7 oz/pair
  • Lightweight, collapsible and adjustable
  • Price: $129.94
  • Free shipping plus free returns
Komperdell C2 Carbon Powerlock Trekking Poles (Pair)

Weighing less than 14 ounces per pair, Komperdell C2 Carbon Powerlock poles are among the lightest trekking/snowshoeing poles on the market. These carbon-fiber, two-section poles also feature easy-to-use external locking mechanisms and extended length grips.

Komperdell
C2 Carbon Powerlock

  • 13.8 oz/pair
  • Price: $149.94
  • Free shipping plus free returns
Komperdell C2 Carbon Powerlock Women's Trekking Poles (Pair)

Weighing a mere 12 ounces per pair, Komperdell C2 Carbon Powerlock Women's poles are among the lightest trekking/snowshoeing poles on the market. These carbon-fiber, two-section poles also feature easy-to-use external locking mechanisms and extended length grips.

Komperdell
C2 Carbon Powerlock Women's

  • 12 oz/pair
  • Rating:
  • Price: $149.94
  • Free shipping plus free returns
Komperdell Carbon Approach Vario 4 Trekking Poles (Pair)

Employing a lightweight and collapsible design, Komperdell Carbon Approach Vario 4 poles are built for backcountry and high-peak demands. A hybrid carbon and aluminum design provides reliability at a lower-than-average weight.

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Komperdell
Carbon Approach Vario 4

  • 17.0 oz/pair
  • Price: $149.94
  • Free shipping plus free returns
Komperdell Carbon Approach Vario 3 Trekking Poles (Pair)

Employing a lightweight and collapsible design, Komperdell Carbon Approach Vario 3 poles are built for backcountry and high-peak demands. A hybrid carbon and aluminum design provides reliability at a lower-than-average weight.

Komperdell
Carbon Approach Vario 3

  • 16.1 oz/pair
  • Price: $129.94
  • Free shipping plus free returns
MSR SureLock UL-3  Trekking Poles (Pair)

An ultra-lightweight option for year-round hiking and backpacking, MSR SureLock UL-3 trekking poles offer intuitive, fast and secure adjustability. The durable 3-section poles weigh in at just 15 ounces per pair!

MSR
SureLock UL-3

  • 15.0 oz per pair
  • Ultra-lightweight 3-part pole
  • Reg. Price: $119.95
    $94.95
  • Free shipping plus free returns
MSR SureLock UL-2  Trekking Poles (Pair)

An ultra-lightweight option for year-round hiking and backpacking, MSR SureLock UL-2 trekking poles offer intuitive, fast and secure adjustability. The durable 2-section poles weigh in at just 15.6 ounces per pair!

MSR
SureLock UL-2

  • 15.6 oz per pair
  • Ultra-lightweight 2-part pole
  • Reg. Price: $99.95
    $78.95
  • Free shipping plus free returns
MSR Swift 2 Trekking Poles (Pair)

New for 2014! An ultra-lightweight option for year-round hiking and backpacking, MSR Swift 2 trekking poles offer intuitive, fast and secure adjustability. Despite durable 7000 series aluminum construction, these poles weigh just 15.0 ounces per pair!

MSR
Swift 2

  • 15 oz/pair
  • Ultra-lightweight 2-part pole
  • Price: $119.95
  • Free shipping plus free returns
MSR Swift 3 Trekking Poles (Pair)

New for 2014! An ultra-lightweight option for year-round hiking and backpacking, MSR Swift 3 trekking poles offer intuitive, fast and secure adjustability. Despite durable 7000 series aluminum construction, these poles weigh just 15.9 ounces per pair!

MSR
Swift 3

  • 15.9 oz/pair
  • Ultra-lightweight 3-part pole
  • Price: $129.95
  • Free shipping plus free returns
Black Diamond Distance Z-Poles (2012) Trekking Poles (Pair)

Ideal for ounce-counting hikers, backpackers or trail-runners, innovative Black Diamond Distance aluminum trekking poles offer lightweight, collapsible performance. Available in your choice of fixed lengths.

Black Diamond
Distance Z-Poles (2012)

  • 13 oz/pair
  • Lightweight, collapsible versatility
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  • Reg. Price: $99.94
    $49.95
  • Out of stock.
LEKI Lhasa Lite Women's (2013) Trekking Poles (Pair)

Weighing in at only 15.8 ounces per pair and featuring innovative grips and external locking mechanisms, LEKI Lhasa Lite Women's trekking poles are ideal for thru-hikers and ounce-counting backpackers.

LEKI
Lhasa Lite Women's (2013)

  • 15.8 oz/pair
  • Cork grips and external-locking mechanisms
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  • Reg. Price: $139.95
    $106.95
  • Free shipping plus free returns
  • Out of stock.
Exped Explorer 120 Trekking Poles (Pair)

Lightweight (13.76 oz per pair) and collapsible, Exped Explorer 120 trekking poles feature 4 telescoping DAC aluminum sections that provide a broad range of adjustability (37"-47") while packing down small enough to fit inside your pack or luggage.

Exped
Explorer 120

  • 13.76 oz per pair
  • Ultralight and compact trekking pole
  • Price: $144.99
  • Free shipping plus free returns
  • Out of stock.
MSR Flight 2 Trekking Poles (Pair)

An ultra-lightweight option for ski touring, snowshoeing or year-round hiking, MSR Flight 2 trekking poles offer intuitive, fast and secure adjustability. The durable 2-section poles weigh just 15 ounces per pair!

MSR
Flight 2

  • 15.0 oz/pair
  • Ultra-lightweight poles
  • Price: $109.95
  • Free shipping plus free returns
  • Out of stock.
MSR Flight 3 Trekking Poles (Pair)

A lightweight option for ski touring, snowshoeing or year-round hiking, MSR Flight 3 trekking poles offer fast and easy adjustability. The 3-section poles pack down small, offer maximum adjustability and weigh just 15.9 ounces per pair!

MSR
Flight 3

  • 15.9 oz/pair
  • Lightweight, compactible poles
  • Price: $129.95
  • Free shipping plus free returns
  • Out of stock.
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