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STRONG YET LIGHTWEIGHT- Made from 100% Carbon Fiber. Each pole weighs only 8 ounces perfect for all day hiking and durable enough for the most demanding hikes.
ANTI-SHOCK TECHNOLOGY- Descents don't have to be hard. Turn on the anti shock feature for a more comfortable descent. Our one click on, one click off anti shock technology is simple to use and can be turned off when not needed.
COLLAPSIBLE- Our fast quick flip lock system allows for easy adjustments from 28 inches to 54 inches. When not in use collapse down and store in included carry case.
WILDHORN PROMISE- We stand by our gear. If for any reason you are not satisfied with your purchase contact us within 90 days and we will make it right. Our poles also carry a 1 year warranty against manufacturer defects.
The Wildhorn Outfitters Cloud Ripper Trekking Poles combine lightweight carbon fiber construction, soft wrist straps, moisture-wicking cork handles, and anti-shock mechanisms to create a comfortable all-day hiking experience. Cloud Rippers are one of the only models to include both lightweight materials and shock-absorbing performance.
Trekking poles can reduce the impact to ankles and knees by as much as 30%. Whether hiking for a day or a week, a pair of Cloud Rippers will help your endurance and balance. Grab a pair today and hit the trail tomorrow!
- Durable 100% Carbon fiber great for all types of outdoor adventures including hiking, snowshoeing or a leisurely walk. - Anti-Shock Technology - Flips Locks for easy adjustability (don't trust cheap twist locks) - Strong Carbide Tip - Natural cork grips with ventilated extra padded straps
About Wildhorn Outfitters At Wildhorn Outfitters we want you to make the most of your time outdoors. Life is short and should be spent creating memories and sharing experiences with friends rather than fussing with equipment. We make great gear that works.
Most Helpful Customer Reviews
I bought a pair of these and the aluminum ones. They're identical, except for the weight difference. These carbon fiber ones have become my go-to poles. The extra weight savings of these ones might not become overly apparent to you until you've hiked several miles with them, but it really adds up after you reach 10+ miles (at least from my experience). I love the cork grips that these poles have. they do a great job at maintaining an awesome, dry grip even when your hands are super sweaty.
I was openly unconvinced about the "anti-shock" feature when I first got them. But, then I got a nice cut on my shin mountain biking the morning before we took off on our last family camping trip up American Fork Canyon in Utah. I used these poles as we hiked up, and then back down 4 miles (I know, doctor didn't recommend it, but the two layers of stitches held up great, see pics below if you like hamburger). I'm now a believer tho, as I tried using the poles with the shock...
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I've purchased a few different trekking poles on Amazon and I'm really happy with all 3 pairs. If I had to pick a winner it would be the Cloud Ripper Poles.
Cascade Mountain Tech Pros: Carbon Fiber - very light Strong Easy to use flip lock system Lots of feet attachments included
Cons: No Anti-Shock system
Wildhorn Outfitters Cloud Ripper Pros: Carbon Fiber - also very light Anti-Shock System built in Strong Easy to use flip lock system Lots of feet attachments included Nicer finishes - cork handle and strap on handle has a better padded material that won't rub your hands/wrists the wrong way.
Cons: 0.7 ounces heavier than Cascade
Wildhorn Outfitters Taalo Pros: Aircraft Grade aluminum - light More Affordable Anti-Shock System Built in Very Strong Easy to use flip lock system Lots of...
I am a beginner to the outdoor world and was excited to try these trekking poles to see if it would help the impact on my knees & feel more stable. Well it does both awesomely! Pro - Easy to adjust to fit the situation and comfort. (even for a novice) Pro - Cork grip keep sweaty hands from slipping on the grip Pro - Padded wrist straps makes it so it doesn't rub on your wrist or hands. Pro - ANTI-SHOCK - seriously the difference this made was huge for me as I am not a petite woman. Pro - Durable feet even under the beating I gave them Pro - You get 2 trekking poles and can use 1 or 2 depending on the circumstance Con - I felt funny using them until it became part of my stride. haha :)
These Cloud Ripper trekking poles really helped me keep balanced & feel more confident in every step. I am going to figure out a way to smuggle them with me on my trip to Europe to help me maintain balance & less impact on my legs.
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