These all-season poles are recommended for hikers, snowshoers, and even backcountry skiers between 4’6″ and 6’4″ tall. The three-section poles collapse to 24″ long and make them ideal to store or to put in a backpack. Flip-lock mechanism is easier and more secure than twist lock poles, making it ideal for climbing or descending in all terrain. Carbide tungsten tips, removable rubber tip covers and removable baskets recommended for both winter and summer. Sweat-resistant polyurethane handle-grip and strap. The trekking poles are an excellent value and make snowshoeing or hiking more enjoyable improving balance and reducing fatigue.