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Item # BLDD5202M
Ideal for ounce-counting
thru-hikers, adventure racers, ultra-marathoners or any outdoor enthusiast
looking for streamlined performance, Black Diamond Distance Carbon Z trekking poles
are lightweight and packable.
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Ideal for ounce-counting thru-hikers, adventure racers, ultra-marathoners or any outdoor enthusiast looking for streamlined performance, Black Diamond Distance Carbon Z trekking poles are incredibly lightweight and collapsible. Carbon fiber construction keeps weight to an absolute minimum.

The Black Diamond Z-Pole Rapid Deployment System consists of a concealed inner cord, a single push-button release and a one-pull deployment. Borrowed from Black Diamond's tested avalanche probes, a center cord provides surprising strength and stability. Similar to tent poles, the sections snap securely into place without the need for external or internal locking mechanisms. The result is weight savings and increased collapsibility that enables them to take up far less packed space than traditional poles.

NOTE: Though collapsible, Distance Carbon Z poles are only available in fixed lengths (100 cm, 110 cm, 120 cm or 130 cm lengths) and do not provide an adjustability range.

Non-slip foam grips maintain the minimalist profile while serving as secure hand holds. A short extension to the grip provides a place to choke up on side hill traverses and compact straps help to relieve stress on the wrists.

Two sets of tips are included. Carbide tips deliver solid traction for hard surfaces or ice. Non-marking rubber tips can be used to prevent trail damage and provide grip and durability. An included storage bag protects your poles and includes an integrated pocket to house whichever set of tips you aren't using.

Black Diamond Carbon Z trekking poles are sold in pairs.

  • Lightweight, EVA foam grip with breathable, moisture-wicking grip
  • Non-slip EVA foam mini-grip extension
  • Three-section foldable shaft with speed-cone deployment
  • 100% carbon fiber construction
  • Interchangeable, non-scarring rubber Tech Tips, carbide Tech Tips and stow bag
  • Stopper basket with shaft catcher to secure folded sections



Best Use Backpacking, Hiking, Running/Fitness, Mountaineering
Warranty 1 year limited
Type Carbon Fiber Shafts
Minimum Length 100 cm:13" (33 cm)
110 cm:14" (37 cm)
120 cm:16" (40 cm)
130 cm: 17" (43 cm)
Maximum Length 100 cm: 39"
110 cm: 43"
120 cm: 47"
130 cm: 51"
Item Weight 100 cm:9 oz/pair
110cm:9 oz/pair
120cm:10 oz/pair
130cm:10 oz/pair


Real Customer Reviews

Average Rating:
(based on 2 real customer reviews)

2 Items

Very light and easy to use , great product
Reviewed by Vincent V. - July 11, 2017

Likes: I bought this hiking poles for my wife and we try them right away in Franconia Ridge in New Hampshire. She loves them very much its so light and quick and easy to use you can also put them on the side pocket easily . The size chart was accurate also it really fits on here size

Dislikes: No dislike on this product so far. It's a good buy for my wife

Worth every penny.
Reviewed by Juan C. - November 21, 2016

Likes: These were my second set of trekking poles, previously I had an aluminum quick lock pair. I found that the ease of opening and closing the z poles allows me to use them when I want and have them put away otherwise. I went with the non adjustable version because I was trying to get rid of any adjustments that would tempt me to fiddle with them. After about 80 miles of use in AR and CO I feel like they belong with my favorite pieces of gear.

Dislikes: Not cheap. Waited until I found them on sale.

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