Backpacking can wear on your joints. Hiking for miles over rough terrain, up and down, all while carrying extra weight on your back is a lot to put your lower body through. Trekking poles can help alleviate that stress. They allow you to transfer some of the burden to your upper body as you traverse […]
The number one question I’ve gotten after my Zpacks Carbon fiber trekking poles overview was about how similar they looked to the Cascade Mountain Tech carbon fiber poles. Are these two poles the same?! Did zpacks just “white label” the same poles? One of the big reasons for this comparison is that the CMT poles […]
A first look at the Monoprice Pure Outdoor Carbon Cork Trekking Poles. The poles: https://www.monoprice.com/product?p_id=15319 Amazon: http://amzn.to/2BRuhcJ At the time of recording these retail for $29.99! These poles are a popular budget recommendation in the ultralight subreddit and reviews of them are generally positive. Most experienced hikers see these as offering good bang for your […]
I have used a number of Carbon Fiber trekking poled and had the same ending result with each one. Why I’m moving on from them and what I prefer to use ➜ CNOC Outdoors Discounted Aluminum Poles ($25): https://cnocoutdoors.com/collections/all/products/vertex-aluminum-trekking-poles Aluminum Trekking poles I use & recommend : ➜ Black Diamond Alpine FLZ (Current Poles): http://amzn.to/2GK9Kti […]
Buy the Enkeeo Carbon Fiber Trekking Poles on AliExpress: http://s.click.aliexpress.com/e/qByV7ur Enkeeo Carbon Fiber Trekking Poles on Amazon UK: http://amzn.to/2AAueRq Enkeeo Carbon Fiber Trekking Poles on Amazon US: http://amzn.to/2Ch9wX4 Cascade Mountain Tech CF Trekking Poles: http://amzn.to/2ChNnIl Andrew Skurka’s Review of the CMT Trekking Poles: https://andrewskurka.com/2015/long-term-review-cascade-mountain-tech-quick-lock-poles/ A quick unboxing and first impressions of the Enkeeo Carbon Fibre […]
Check out the Black Diamond Alpine Carbon Cork Trekking Poles at Backcountry Edge: https://www.backcountryedge.com/black-diamond-alpine-carbon-cork-poles-2017.html?utm_source=youtube.com&utm_medium=description&utm_content=cWaFPOHvdpU
This is an in field video review of the CNOC Outdoors Vertex Carbon Cork Trekking Poles. Specifications: Compact – Unique design folds to fit any bag, only 14.5 inches when collapsed and deployed easily using a single concealed coated metal tension cord Ultralight – Each pole weighs a mere 8.6 oz, bringing the carry weight […]
I review trekking poles: Super light…9oz range…great for Runners!! SUBSCRIBE: https://www.youtube.com/user/Vo2maxProductions?sub_confirmation=1
For those without a Costco membership, these poles are also available on Amazon here: http://amzn.to/2CT9Tsj Black Diamond Flex Tips: http://amzn.to/2CRuiOq Leki Flextips: http://amzn.to/2Co76q5 Shop my store for gear recommendations and ideas: https://www.amazon.com/shop/backbanter Subscribe and follow me on social media for more updates like this. Or, support me on Patreon and get access to even more […]
Check out Zpacks newest ultralight backpacking gear offering! The carbon fiber trekking pole. I’ll be testing these out and comparing them to my black diamond z poles. Made of 100% carbon fiber shaft with extended foam grips and it has clasp locks that can be hand tightened. Comes with a rubber tip and snow basket. […]
If you go out hiking at all it would be in your best interest to have a set of trekking/hiking poles. I have put it off for years but finally decided to give them a shot. This is a review of the Ohuhu 80% Carbon Fiber Quick Lock Anti Shock Trekking Poles. I used them […]
Have you heard of CNOC outdoors yet? If not, you should. I just tested out a set of their Vertex Carbon & Cork trekking poles and was impressed. I talk about the features that made this set of poles stand out against others. Links for CNOC’s Trekking Poles: ➜ Vertex Carbon & Cork Poles: http://amzn.to/2iMnvfQ […]
These Cascade Mountain Tech Carbon Fiber Trekking Poles with rubber grips have been in my gear quiver for 4 years and I finally realized what a great piece of gear they are. I have hiked many hikes and built many structures with them and they have never failed. They are strong, lightweight and comfortable. http://astore.amazon.com/natucall-20/detail/B01MUFDBQ9 […]
Quick little overview | opinion | review on my Cascade Mountain Tech Carbon Fiber Quick Lock Trekking Poles! I have had these for a year now and have really put them through their paces in the White Mountains of NH. In case you cannot tell by the thumbnail I love them. Even after breaking one… […]
** Stuff/Gear I Mention in this Video ** CNOC Vertex Carbon Cork – http://amzn.to/2xGdruV CNOC Vertex EVA Foam – http://amzn.to/2vC3Jwf Black Diamond Alpine Ergo Cork Review – https://youtu.be/SEJneEHvug8 AT Gear List – https://darwinonthetrail.com/2016/05/03/darwins-2016-at-gear-list/ CDT Gear List – https://darwinonthetrail.com/2017/04/01/darwins-2017-cdt-section-hike/ *** WAYS TO SUPPORT THIS CHANNEL *** Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/darwinonthetrail (Help Support my 2018 PCT Thru with a […]
Click here to buy a set for yourself: http://goo.gl/CtlmhZ http://www.trailandmountain.com I have been using trekking poles for years and I cant say enough good about them! It’s like hiking with 4 legs and if you’re really savvy you will use your trekking poles as your shelter poles too and save weight. I have tested and […]
Check out the Black Diamond Distance Carbon FLZ Trekking Poles at Backcountry Edge: http://www.backcountryedge.com/black_diamond-distance-carbon-flz-poles-2015.aspx Ideal for ounce-counting hikers and backpackers, Black Diamond Distance Carbon FLZ trekking poles offer streamlined, adjustable performance. Innovative construction enables the poles to collapse down small.
Check out the Black Diamond Alpine Carbon Cork Trekking Poles at Backcountry Edge: https://www.backcountryedge.com/black-diamond-alpine-carbon-cork-2013.html With extended length natural cork grips, innovative locking mechanisms, and three adjustable carbon fiber shaft sections, Black Diamond Alpine Carbon Cork trekking poles offer lightweight performance for all-weather adventure.
Hiker Hunger 100% Carbon Fiber Poles Review Hiker Hunger Website: https://www.hikerhunger.com/ Link on Amazon: https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B01C60REBO/ref=as_li_tl?ie=UTF8&camp=1789&creative=9325&creativeASIN=B01C60REBO&linkCode=as2&tag=roaminggentil-20&linkId=2ace2b5b794a862b71972a5e560ba2ff My Website www.theroaminggentile.com
Check out the LEKI Micro Vario Carbon Trekking Poles at Backcountry Edge: http://www.backcountryedge.com/leki-micro-vario-carbon-2015.aspx Ideal for ounce-counting and space-conscious hikers, mountaineers, and trail runners, LEKI Micro Vario Carbon trekking poles offer ultra-lightweight, adustable performance in pack-friendly dimensions.
Click here to get a pair of these for yourself http://goo.gl/WISuuo http://www.trailandmountain.com Ive tested and reviewed hiking poles before and these are definitely some of my favorites. Although they carry one of the highest price tags, there is a reason. They are some of the best poles on the market and built to last. Leki […]
I review these as great Ultralight trekking poles, and as improvised spears… Paying this little for full carbon poles that weigh 400g for the pair is a steal! Check out all the specs and what you get with it on Foxelli’s website or on Amazon https://www.amazon.com/Foxelli-Trekking-Poles-Collapsible-Shock-Absorbent/dp/B01IC7XZ68/ref=sr_1_2?srs=12662659011&ie=UTF8&qid=1472041723&sr=8-2 Remember to like, share and comment for the giveaway…all […]
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