Don't let your poles slow you down.
The G3 VIA Carbon Telescopic Ski Pole is light, tough, and ready to handle all your alpine objectives, from powdery tours to big lines to summer treks. The aluminum cam lock gives the VIA 30mm of usable range, and the removable backcountry strap makes it easy to use in the resort or backcountry. The ergonomic dual-density grip and side hill grip make it easy to use the VIA on the way up and the way down, and the interchangeable baskets let you rip powder or handle rocky hikes without breaking a sweat.
- An all-carbon pole ideal for alpine touring
- Telescopic adjustment accommodates steep skintracks
- Quickflick utility tab locks adjustment in place
- Removable strap for added safety in avalanche terrain
- Lower grip position for steep side hills
- Q & A
Light, great too for the backcountry.
Great set of backcountry tools.
Good, easy to use pole
Good, easy to use pole - that just about covers it! Nice and lightweight, and a really good value pole. No complaints at all!
G3's Backcountry Ski Pole Line
An in depth look at G3's Via Carbon, Via, and Fixie backcountry ski poles.
Is this for a pair of poles, or only one?
go-to backcountry pole
- Familiarity: I've put it through the wringer
super light, super simple, collapsable. The collar mid height on the pole allows you to use it at multiple lengths while skinning without having to stop and clip-unclip the pole and adjust it's physical length. Pole basket is wide and solid for deep snow too!
Recommended Ski Pole Sizing
Enter your height in the appropriate box, then hit Calculate to get a general idea of what size poles you need. Personal preference, skiing technique, and differing body types play a big part in pole length.