Introduction The Overland Carbon trekking pole from MSR is an all-carbon, non-spring-loaded, 3-section trekking pole designed for backpacking and marketed in particular to ultralight hikers. This review focuses on the...
By Backpacking Light
"The Overland Carbons should be at the top of the list if you hike with trekking poles and want to minimize weight. They have the best grips on the market, comfortable wrist straps, and at about a pound, are the lightest poles we've weighed."
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