Hitting the alps or just trekking around your snow-covered locality? Well, then you may want to check Cascade Mountain Tech snowshoe kits. The brand offers a bunch of them but a few caught our eyes, namely, the Snø Spin And Norsk Snowshoe Kits, and the Truger Trail II kit.
Snø Spin Snowshoe Kit
Made from a strong, anodized aluminum sawtooth frame and featuring a NORTHWAVE SPIN (hence the name) binding system, the Snø Spin Snowshoe Kit is durable and offers excellent traction in all conditions while allowing for effortless fit adjustment. Moreover, a collapsible heel lift bar makes hiking uphill easy. This snowshoe kit further boasts XPE Sno-Flex decking that stands up to the coldest weather.
Meanwhile, aluminum dual deep-bite crampons and full-length traction rails for unrivaled traction and support in deep snow and on unforgiving icy terrain. It comes with a handsome Cordura travel bag for storing and lugging it around. In addition, it comes with two trekking poles.
The Snø Spin snowshoe kit is available now for US$189.99.
Norsk Snowshoe Kit
One of the latest products in Cascade Mountain Tech’s snowshoe catalog, the Norsk Snowshoe Kit features an innovative frame shape that reduces weight while making it easier to hike through tight, technical terrain. It rocks an anodized aluminum frame that has a tapered tail that helps to reduce drag and increase maneuverability.
In addition to sharing features like heel lift and articulating toe bar as the Snø Spin, the Norsk snowshoe kit further touts XPE Ever-Flex decking that can stand up to the coldest and roughest conditions, dual Deep-Bite crampons for excellent traction on the roughest terrain, and Quick Set bindings for a quick and snug fit to your boots.
The kit also includes a pair of trekking poles that feature quick-release adjustment, EVA handles, and padded wrist straps, as well as a travel bag featuring Air-Dry Mesh.
The Norsk snowshoe kit can be had for US$129.99.
Truger Trail II Kit
Billed as the ultimate snowshoe kit for intermediate or advanced winter explorers, the Truger Trail II Kit includes a pair of snowshoes that features a strong DuraCoat anodized 6063 aluminum frame that is both lightweight and durable. It further touts Quick Set and Release binding for simple setup and one-pull release, heel lift, XPE Ever-Flex decking, articulated stainless steel silicone toe bar, and front and rear deep bite crampons.
Also included in the kit is a pair of aluminum quick-release trekking poles, a pair of trekking pole mud baskets, a pair of trekking pole rubber tips, and a Cordura travel bag featuring Air-Dry Mesh.
The Truger Trail II Kit is priced at US$129.99. However, if you already have all the trekking gear you need, you can pick up the Explorer Plus snowshoe only for US$69.99. It also comes with a carrying bag.
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