Accessory Action: Smith Poacher


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You’ve already bought your skis and boots, right? Good. Because now is when the real fun begins. Your ski day just wouldn’t be complete without a new accessory from each of the following categories. It’s that simple. These new lightweight poles practically do the work for you.

SMITH Poacher $90
Smith understands the challenges of backcountry skiing. That’s why the lightweight Poacher features Grid-lock technology-an easy-to-use internal locking system for reliable adjustment.

What To Look For
Bent shape and smaller shafts for speed; composite materials for lightness and durability.