Whether a classic ridge run is calling your name or a spicy day hike beckons, the Distance Z can answer the call. Our most affordable Z-poleåÊfeatures aluminum construction and a three-section foldable design that allows for fast-response deployment, so you‰۪ll never miss out on a mountaintop sunset because you‰۪re fiddling with your poles. Boasting new SlideLock technology, the Distance Z is now easier to lock your poles into position. Plus, we‰۪ve improved joint support by 30%. Non-scarring rubber Tech Tips and a lightweight, EVA foam grip lend the Distance Z comfort and practicality.