For Walking, hiking and backpacking: Stability and support matter most. Size up if you're right on a size cusp.
For Running: Uphill propulsion matters most. Size down if you're right on a size cusp.
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The Black Diamond Distance Z is a versatile and cost effective 3 season trekking pole, designed for everyday trail running and hiking.
Now improved with the SlideLock technology and increased joint support, the Black Diamond Distance Z provides reliable three-season support for mountain adventures. Whether tackling a classic ridge run or a spicy day hike, the Distance Z can answer the call. Featuring an aluminium construction and a three-section foldable design that allows for fast-response deployment, you’ll never miss out on a mountaintop sunset because you’re fiddling with your poles. Boasting new SlideLock technology, the poles are now easier to lock into position and have improved joint support by 30%. Non-scarring rubber Tech Tips and a lightweight EVA foam grip finish off these poles with comfort and practicality.
Sold as a pair.
SlideLock technology improves ease-of-use when locking your pole
Improved joint support and stiffness
Lightweight, EVA foam grip with breathable, moisture-wicking grip
Non-slip EVA foam mini-grip extension
Three-section foldable design with speed-cone deployment
Aluminium construction Interchangeable, non-scarring rubber
Tech Tips and carbide Tech Tips Stopper basket with shaft catcher to secure folded sections