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Best Trekking Poles

Trekking poles are a must tools for mountaineering and hiking due to their incredible benefits. First of all, trekking poles reduce the impacts on your feet, knees, ankles and legs when you are going downhill. Just like ski poles, trekking poles help your arms propel both forward and upward. The poles help you in increasing your speed both on flat grounds and steep hills. Trekking poles can also be used in deflecting backcountry nuisances since they can push away any thorny blackberries as they swipe away spider webs making you even more comfortable. Trekking poles can make you maintain an established consistent rhythm increasing your speed.… Read the rest

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High Trek Trekking Poles Review

Most parts of my childhood was spent in a hilly region and in that part of the world, trekking and mountaineering was very popular. That is what made me an avid trekker and imbued a sense of wonder in my heart. In my early days I found out all trekkers had trekking poles, some used even to carry it without knowing its purpose. For me, trekking poles had never been a part of my trek. I learned how to use trekking poles, and it is only then I planned to purchase them and take them with me during treks. Using trekking poles or hiking sticks always saved the extra pain while traveling through longer and steep trails.… Read the rest

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Life In Motion Trekking Poles Review

I have been using hiking sticks from the time I started hiking with my dad. As a kid, it was natural for me to pick up a stick and throw it or hit my brother with it. But whenever I found one which looked right I used to hang onto it and start using it to help myself on my way to the steeper stretches. That’s how I started my journey with using sticks – I started picking them up on the path. Pretty much every other day I used to find a stick and complete my trek until I realized that there is a thing called trekking poles and walking sticks that are exclusively made for this purpose.… Read the rest

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Montem Ultra Strong Trekking Poles Review

Over the last decade or so, the use of trekking poles have gone from a mere hiker’s accessory to a must-have item in the backpack. What gave rise to their popularity so much that today many hikers cannot even imagine stepping out of their home without a sturdy pair of poles? Well, people who have tried and tested walking with these sticks can say with conviction that they are invaluable in the journey for more than one reason. Not only do these items take pressure off the knees, but also help in providing better balance, improve grip on a variety of trails, and make the overall experience much more pleasant.… Read the rest

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Crown Sporting Goods Shock-Resistant Trekking Poles Review

For someone like me who loves outdoor adventures and trekking in general, I think the trekking poles are fantastic. They are advantageous in reducing the strain on my legs and especially knees. All those who trek might know how difficult it is to go uphill without any support and how difficult it is to maintain balance on rough paths. Trekking poles help me improve my balance, keep me steady on rough paths and help me when I’m crossing small lakes or streams. They not only help in balancing body weight but also in maintaining a good rhythm in walking.

One good thing about this product is that there is no age bar in using the trekking poles.… Read the rest

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Hiker Hunger Carbon Fiber Trekking Poles Review

Trekking poles are an indispensable part of outdoor activities such as hiking, rock climbing or going on treks through the hills and woods. If you are the kind of person who likes such outdoor activities then it is a must have for you to get a good pair of trekking poles as they will do wonders. Traditionally, people used large sticks or bamboos as support while climbing up hills or trekking through woods, but those days are gone and now we have state of the art trekking poles that have multiple uses and are definitely much durable than a stick. Not only are these trekking poles meant to be used solely for adventurous activities, they are also a boon for old people who have difficulty walking or people who have any sort of injury and need support for walking.… Read the rest

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Montem Premium Pocket Blanket Review

If you are an outdoorsman like me, you know that portability and durability are some of the most important factors when choosing your travel gear. Any experienced camper isn’t looking to drag those extra pounds up a mountain on a 3-day hike. No camper wants to have to constantly replace equipment because it keeps tearing, breaking, or melting. This leads me to my most recent purchase of the Montem Premium Pocket Blanket. I was recently in the market for a new multi-purpose blanket that I could keep in case of an impromptu picnic or keep in my hiking pack in case I needed an extra layer at night.… Read the rest

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Montem Ultralight Carbon Fiber Trekking Pole Review

The Montem Carbon Fiber Trekking Poles have amazing features which provide a more comfortable experience for its users. If you love going trekking or hiking, it will be the perfect companion to keep you safe throughout your journey. If you’ve ever tried using a non-carbon fiber trekking pole in the past, you will know how inconvenient it is to carry around. Since it’s not lightweight and the material it’s made of isn’t strong enough, it will not be able to provide full support. The Montem Ultralight Carbon Fiber Trekking Poles will make your life easier by offering helpful features and plenty of benefits.… Read the rest

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