A trekking axe with aluminium head, adjustible pole and easily removable snow basket. This axe is the most versatile mountain hiking piece of equipment, especially for trekking walking on glaciers. It can function as a hiking pole and as an ice axe. Its telescopic shaft can be adjusted according to individual requirements from 60 to 95 cm. (24 to 38 in.). Includes a newly designed lock washer, making this model exceptially strong and durable. Easy to adjust for an individual of any height. This axe is not suitable for technical climbing.