The Leki Vario XS Trekking Poles have a great combination of Lekis best features all in a shorter size for kids or small adults.
The Compact Soft Grip has an edgeless outer shape that can be palmed or held traditionally, for a variety of gripping options. The PA Safety wrist strap adjusts with a simple thumb flick and was developed in cooperation with professional mountain guides. The 2 section (14/12mm) 7075 Series heat-treated Aluminum shafts adjust from 67-110cm (26-43). The SPEEDLOCK locking system is a proven performer and allows for easy, reliable length adjustment. This system utilizes direct compression force to lock the pole shafts into place. SpeedLock utilizes an integrated stainless steel pressure plate that provides a vise-like clamp to hold the pole adjustment in place. The cam style lock is made of fiberglass reinforced polyamid. It can be opened and shut easily with one hand, even when wearing gloves! The pole baskets easily thread on and off to allow different size baskets for all seasons, all activities (trekking, snowshoe, backcountry touring, etc. Pack Length: 26. Weight: 15.5 oz. (438 grams)/pair. Color: Grey. Import.