Does anyone NOT like Pacerpoles?

The question was: Has anyone used them and not liked them? I had never considered using poles until I read about them on this forum. That is to say, when trekking in Thailand, I used a bit of bamboo on steep downhills to try to alleviate a tears-inducing knee pain, and in NZ bush I…

Backpacks and poles = check or carry on?

The question was: In the past few years, we have come up against various “rules” regarding luggage which seem to make no sense. For instance, last week I traveled from California to Oregon via air. I called the airlines ahead of time to be sure my luggage was of the size & weight to carry…

Trekking poles or not…

Some people like it and can not walk the camino without it, some popel don’t see the point and they feel like the trekking poes comes “in the way”. There is a great discussion on trekking poles topic over in the forum.