The product that launched Kahtoola, the KTS Crampons feature our patented LeafSpring® Flex Bar technology, a customizable fit and easy packability. They are the ultimate crampon for hiking and non-technical mountaineering in flexible footwear.
Best Use: Hiking, backpacking, non-technical mountaineering
Terrain: Rugged mountain trails, off-trail
Footwear: Hiking shoes and boots
Adjustable straps allow users to customize the fit to their favorite flexible footwear.
Independent Front/Rear Bindings
Allows tension to remain constant as the foot flexes.
Folding Heel Bail
Packs down smaller than any other hiking crampon.
Patented LeafSpring® Flex Bar
A patented dual-layer stainless steel bar, backed by a lifetime guarantee, is specifically designed for use with flexible footwear, allowing users to move fast and light over non-technical terrain.
KTS Crampon Specs:
• 10 spikes per foot
• 1-inch spike length
• Spike material: 4130 chromoly steel
• Weight per pair: 23.3 oz (662 g)
• Pack size: 8 x 3.5 x 3.75 inches (98 in3)
• Snow Release Skins (SRS) included
• 3-year warranty
• Lifetime warranty on LeafSpring® Flex Bar
• Care Instructions: Wash with lukewarm water and air-dry (do NOT dry with heat). Ensure the product is clean and dry before storage. Inspect before each use.