The beauty of these poles is that they are extremely lightweight but also very strong, they are very easy to deploy and collapse, they fold down to a very small size and look the businessRead more
Just in for winter review by our new snow-focussed reviewer: Black Diamond Compactor ski poles.
First impressions are good, they’re shiny which is always a plus point, and relatively intuitive (manly disregard for the supplied instructions notwithstanding).Read more
They’re designed primarily for skiers looking to hit the backcountry, where an adjustable pole is useful for skinning up slopes and (obviously) for skiing down ‘em. The large powder basket also helps when poling through deep snow, and Black Diamond’s excellent ‘FlickLock’ system means you can quickly and easily adjust the pole length…Read more