Ideal for ounce-counting and space-saving hikers, mountaineers or trail-runners, LEKI Micro Vario Carbon Lady DSS Antishock trekking poles offer ultra-lightweight (16.3 oz/per pair), adjustable performance in pack-friendly dimensions.
Incorporating an ergonomic angle that preserves a natural position for your wrists, lightweight AERGON Thermo Mid Compact grips have an ovoid shape that can be palmed or held traditionally. Rubberized, dimpled tops offer textured grip points and ultra-lightweight, easy-to-adjust straps reduce stress on your wrists and provide additional security and comfort. The extended length of the grips allows you to grasp lower on the shafts, eliminating the need to shorten the length of the poles every time you encounter a steep slope or side hill traverse.
Micro Vario Carbon Lady DSS trekking poles feature LEKI's Dynamic Suspension System (DSS) that reduces stress on the joints, muscles and ligaments. This system reduces the peak impact force by up to 40%, protecting muscles, joints and ligaments. LEKI places the DSS Antishock system close to the point of impact by placing the system right above the tip of the pole.
The Speed Lock 2 System consists of a concealed inner cord that runs through all three sections of the Micro Vario Carbon DSS poles. After each shaft section is aligned, the external Speed Lock lever flips down to tension the pole and lock each section securely in place. This innovate design saves weight and increases collapsibility while still delivering surprising strength and a short range of adjustability of 100 – 120cm.
Carbide flex tips deflect up to 30 degrees without damaging the lower pole sections. This reduces the risk of pole breakage if poles get caught between rocks or tree roots on the trail. Small profile trekking baskets are included and are interchangeable with a simple screw on/off design that stays secure.
LEKI Micro Vario Carbon Lady DSS trekking poles are sold in pairs.
- Sold in pairs
- Carbon fiber shafts
- Speed lock 2 system
- Dynamic Suspension System
- Women-specific Aergon Compact Thermo Mid grips
- Security wrist straps
- Carbide tips
- Works with all LEKI baskets (sold separately)
Best Use Backpacking, Hiking Item Weight 16.3 oz Warranty 1-Year Type Carbon Fiber Shafts Minimum Length 39.4" (100 cm) collapsed length of 14.9" (38 cm) Maximum Length 47.25 (120 cm)
Real Customer Reviews
- Light and awesome
Likes: Made us Czech republic. Carbon fiber. Crazy packable and light. Adjusts and packs up quickly
- These are the cat's meow
Likes: They fold and stow easily in your pack, super lightweight, the straps are comfy soft and not sweaty or too hot plus adjustable, the handles are perfect with their top perfectly formed to fit in the palm of your hand, they are adjustable to the exact length that best suits the conditions you walk in, the shock absorbing tips remove a substantial amount of vibration and annoying repetitive clanking sound other poles make. I've used poles to walk over 2,000 kilometers and these are the best I've ever had. Dang, I sound like a LEKI salesman.
Dislikes: I wish they could make them look like Luke Skywalker's lightsaber. (I'm kidding !! )
- Great trekking poles.
Likes: Ergonomic grips felt very comfortable to me. The light weight and ability to break them down to a short length provides a lot of flexibility in taking them on trips. Easily fit in a rollerboard. I would highly recommend these poles.
Dislikes: Price. They are expensive.
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