When you're out in the mountains, you want your attention to focused on the beautiful surroundings, not on messing around with cumbersome or uncomfortable poles. Light, stable, and easy to use, the Leki Cristallo Antishock Trekking Poles are built for comfortable hiking and trekking. Their anti shock system is efficiently designed near the base of the pole to provide optimized suspension and cushioning and minimized pole plant impact on a wide variety of terrain. The soft Aergon rubber grips feature a comfortable, edgeless, rounded design that is engineered specifically for trekking and is both lightweight and durable. These excellent all around poles feature tapered high quality aluminum shafts that provide rugged durability without adding a ton of unnecessary weight. A smartly designed combination of Leki's Speedlock 2 and SLS systems allows for supremely easy, quick, and stable length adjustment. This combines with buckle free Security Straps to provide you with poles that leave you free to roam.