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Traverse Whippet Ready 2 Ski Poles


Regular price: $154.95
Sale price: $108.47


An ultra-versatile touring and ski mountaineering pole, the Traverse WR 2 features our innovative Whippet Ready grips - making it compatible with our whippet attachment for added security on steep terrain - and a durable two-piece aluminum construction for day-in, day-out use in the backcountry. View Details

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The Traverse WR 2 ski pole is built for versatility. Featuring our new Whippet Ready grips, these poles can seamlessly transition from mellow backcountry slopes to mega-steep terrain by simply attaching our whippet pick accessory to the pole’s handle. FlickLock adjustability allows for quick and secure length changes, and the pole's two-piece, all-aluminum construction is durable and ready to handle season after season of backcountry abuse.

Product Features

  • 297 grams per pole
  • 18mm (0.7in) aluminum upper with 16 mm (0.6in) aluminum lower
  • Rubber choke up grip
  • FlickLock® adjustability
  • 3/4 index powder basket
  • Indexed ferrule for 3/4 basket compatibility
  • Whippet ready (WR) grips accept whippet accessory (sold separately)



For when you need a workhorse, FlickLock technology offers secure, fast and easy adjustments.

Whippet Ready

Built for terrain that demands self-arrest capability. With its removable steel pick,the Whippet adds security for steep, icy bootpacks and no-fall descents, and can transition into an adjustable ski pole for moderate backcountry turns.

2 Year Warranty

We trust what we make because we use what we make. All Black Diamond products are covered by a two year warranty policy.

Collapsed Length
Weight Per Pair
Usable Length
98 cm (38.5 in) Touring594g98 - 140 cm (38.5 - 55 in)


WARNING: This product can expose you to chemicals including Bisphenol A (BPA), which is known to the State of California to cause birth defects or other reproductive harm. For more information go to