With small spikes and chains providing comfortable and easy to use traction, the Hillsound FreeSteps6 is the perfect choice for light hiking, ice fishing, trail running, or even just walking around town. . Durable stainless steel spikes and chains give anti slip traction for a variety of activities. Patented elastomer harness is tear resistant and maintains pliability to sub 0deg temps. Silicone anti snow balling plates reduce snow buildup to maintain traction. Larger spike plate on the heel provides better traction on icy downhill terrain. Twelve spikes under the forefoot six under the heel.