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MSR Lightning Ascent Snowshoes

MSR Lightning Ascent SnowshoesMSR Lightning Ascent Snowshoes
MSR Lightning Ascent Snowshoes
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Product Details

Backcountry trips challenge you with cold temperatures, and steep terrain, which is why you need gear that is up to that challenge; These MSR Ascent lightweight snowshoes are just what you need.



  • Weight: 3 lb 15 oz.
  • Weight  capacity: 120 t0 220 lb.
  • Dimensions: 8"W x 25"L.


  • Dimensions: 8"W x 30"L.
  • Weight: 4 lb 7 oz.
  • Weight  capacity: 150 to 280 lb.

Why We Love Them

The snow cutting perimeter and hardened-steel toe- and heel- crampons stay sharp to provide reliable traction on snow and ice. Ergo Televator™ heel lifters support your heel and maximize traction while providing relief for calf-strain on difficult ascents. Posi AT bindings provide secure and adjustable fit to accommodate most types of winter footwear and are made from Urethane to accommodate most weather conditions—including up to minus 20° F.


  • 7,000 series aluminum frame.
  • Tough and light polyethylene and polypropylene decking.
  • Urethane straps stay flexible to minus 20° F.
  • Torsion 2 hardened-steel toe and heel crampons stay sharp so you have reliable traction in ice.
  • PosiLock AT bindings securely fits most boots.
  • Made in the USA.