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Crown Sporting Goods Shock-Resistant Trekking Poles Review

These trekking poles are incredibly amazing for people who like outdoor adventures and trekking like me. They are helpful in reducing the strain on my legs. All those who undertake treks often might know how difficult it is to go uphill without any support. Trekking poles help me to improve my balance on rough terrains, keep me steady on rough paths and give me a hand when I am crossing small lakes or streams. They not only assist in balancing the body weight but also in maintaining a good rhythm in walking.

 

Trekkers or hikers do not have to take frequent breaks as they help in maintaining natural breathing and walking pattern. When synchronized with the arms of the trekkers, these can be of great help. Although they have a lot of benefits, one needs to know the right way to use them to one’s advantage, to keep them on solid grounds in order to prevent any kinds of accidents.

 

About Crown Sporting Goods trekking pole

 

As trekking is becoming more and more of an adventure sport these days, so are the hiking poles. They have in fact become an inescapable tool for the casual walkers, serious trekkers. It is a benefit that these hiking poles by Crown Sporting Goods are fully adjustable. There is a simple and easy to work with twist lock that one can use to shorten or lengthen the pole. This way, it becomes very to convenient to use whether you are climbing uphill and need a short pole or while you are coming back downhill and are comfortable to take long strides and want to use a longer pole. The thing that makes walking with these poles so easy is that they come with a shock absorbing internal spring. This feature makes it easy walking even with an injured knee, ankle or hip.

 

The weight of an individual pole is .75lbs, and it is 53” long when fully extended. However, it is designed in such a manner that can be retracted to 23” so that it can be easily fit in your backpack of any size or shape. Each pole has an ergonomic plastic grip as well as a secondary soft foam grip along with a sturdy and adjustable wrist strap to make your experience all the way more convenient. For rough spaces and craggy lands, the carbonite tip of the pole can be used. Not only this but also the vulcanized rubber foot is ideal for hard surface and asphalt. If you are using the pole while it is snowing, an optional additional snow tip can be screwed on the tip of the stick to prevent it from sinking too deeply into soft surfaces.

 

Features and specifications

 

• The trekking poles are not heavy along with that they are durable aluminum poles that are extendable.

• The poles can be adjusted to ease with twist locks.

• The poles have a carbonite tip, vulcanized rubber foot or screw on snow tip that you can change depending on the terrain you use them.

• It has internal anti-shock spring that reduces stress from your body and direct pressure from your knees.

 

 

Benefits

 

Lightweight and Durable

 

These trekking poles are made up of aluminum due to which it is easy to carry them and they become lightweight. Not only this are durable and long lasting too. They will not break during heavy winds and storms and can be used in place of tent poles. This will save you from carrying the weight of two types of poles. These trekking poles will keep you energetic without making you feel short of breath. They are easy to take and helpful when you’re making long journeys. A pair of these fantastic poles weighs nothing more than 1.5 lbs.

 

 

Secure Lock adjustability

 

The trekking poles have a handy twist-lock facility with the help of which they can be easily shortened or retracted. They have the height measurement and setting system too. You don’t even have to worry about storing them because when you are not using them, the 53” poles can be retracted to 23” with a telescoping twist lock system. You can carry them in your backpack or even in your hands and thus, they can be stored easily when you’re not using them.

 

 

Interchangeable Tips

 

The trekking poles come with three options for different kind of terrains and for the ease of the user. The carbonite tip can be used through a rocky area, rough and uneven terrain, the vulcanized rubber foot for hard and flat surfaces where you need to hold something stable but easy and the snow tip can be used to prevent the pole from sinking into the soft ground while you’re walking on snow.

 

Internal anti-shock spring

 

The hiking poles by Crown Sports Goods have internal anti-shock spring that is there in the bottom section of the pole. This helps in lessening the stress up to 25% from your lower body and also your joints and muscles. The poles have a secondary soft grip with an adjustable strap that is extremely beneficial.

 

Customer reviews

 

This pair of trekking poles is reviewed by 84 customers from whom they have received an average of 3.5 stars out of 5. A customer of old age has said a lot of good things about the product as these trekking poles helped him to walk with comfort during his hiking and trekking trip. Many such customers have shared their first-hand experience with this set of trekking poles and have recommended it to others.

 

 

Conclusion

 

It will not be an exaggeration to say that these trekking poles by Crown Sporting Goods are amazing for people who go on frequent treks and who know how to use the trekking poles well. This set has all the qualities that one looks for in the ideal pair of trekking poles. From weight to adjustability, one will not have to compromise on any front with this product. All its features along with the positive feedbacks from the customers who have used put it on a different pedestal altogether. All those who like trekking and want to make their next trekking experience exceptional must buy this set of trekking poles.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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