Rossignol BC 100 Adjustable
The Rossignol BC 100 is an adjustable, lightweight pole for backcountry touring. It features an Axium grip with padded strap, a new user-friendly locking mechanism, 95mm powder basket and a durable 7075 aluminum shaft. Ideal for a day of backcountry touring, these ski poles are expandable from 90 to 150-centimeters in length. The 95-millimeter snowflake baskets stay afloat when climbing or skiing through the deepest snow. The SRP is $90 [US] / $90 [CDN].
Salomon MTN ALU S3
The Salomon MTN ALU S3 is a very reliable adjustable aluminum pole. The Easy Lock system adjusts from 110cm to 135cm. The upper shaft is 16mm in diameter, while the lower is 14mm – both stout enough to last for many, many tours. Carbide/widia tips are strong, sharp and durable to handle any encounters with ice. The asymmetrical baskets make striding on the flats a joy. And should your pole ever get caught while skiing, your safety is assured because the S3 grip has a releasable strap. The SRP is $99 [US] / $119 [CDN].