"I am a relative novice to the art of snow shoeing. These make all the difference especially when climbing steeply and descending steeply. The gripping power is superb and my Achilles truly appreciate"... (read full reviews)
"The first time on snowshoes in 30 yrs, and I'm glad I chose the MSR Lightning Axis 25's. They are easy to strap up even on the coldest of Northern Alberta days. Light weight and the serrated edges"... (read full reviews)
"These are the first shoes I have owned and I would recommend them to anyone. I have borrowed for many years but just finally got a pair of these for myself and you'll notice the difference after the"... (read full reviews)
"I received these as a Christmas gift.Amazing what a hint or 2 will do- like emailing the MEC product link to my better half.
I was itching to try them out so I headed up to the Transcanada Trail via"... (read full reviews)
"This is my 2nd pair of Lightning Ascent. The first gave me 4 very hard wearing years of use, we snowshoe daily in winter and well into May or June. This newly redesigned snowshoe is even better than"... (read full reviews)
"I got a previous version of these a few years ago that I've been wearing. No issues with them at all, but I have started getting jealous when I see my friends with the MSR snowshoes. Those ones seem"... (read full reviews)
"I bought these snowshoes because they are small and very light. I use them primarily for walking, and find that they have a very natural walking feel. I'm not much of a runner (even without snow) so I"... (read full reviews)
"I am a relative newcomer to snowshoeing but it was clear from the get-go that these snowshoes were a great purchase. They are easy to put on, are effective in different types and depths of snow, and"... (read full reviews)
"I own the very first version of these snowshoes; they are excellent. They are most certainly more than a decade old and I have used them lots. I recently noticed that the binding was cracking and"... (read full reviews)
"Good quality snowshoes that seem to be made to last. The only issue that I have been having is that the front clasp is rubbing against the snowshoe material and has started to wear it down. I found"... (read full reviews)
"I love these snowshoes! They are very easy to navigate both tight brush and open meadows. Deep snow and packed trails, ice, logs, inclines...you name it, they can handle it!
I have not snowshoed"... (read full reviews)
"I am on my second pair because I'm not that bright. I put about 100 Kms/mth on the shoes. Same problems occurring with second pair as the first. Footbed rivets break so the shoes are flopping around"... (read full reviews)
"Thankfully I read the reviews online before buying these tails. I got a great deal on a pair the older style of MSR lightnings which definitely were not made to fit the new style tails. The key"... (read full reviews)
"Purchased these in a older model (?2011) last year on the MEC clearance site, and have been quite pleased.
They are light, very easy to put on even with gloves,and
don't seem to kick up as much snow"... (read full reviews)
"Work excellent. Only reason they don't get 5 stars is because after one season of regular use the stretched material has started to wear away around the toes. Although this does not compromise their"... (read full reviews)
"I have the Elektra 9 series and it looks like the 10 hasn't changed much. It is a well built product that should last many seasons. I love the women-specific design and the harness is so easy to put"... (read full reviews)
Excellent service at the N Shore store specially
when it came down to return my Scarpa hiking Boot for another pair that would fit my foot.
Timber"... (read full reviews)
"Tried out my new snowshoes on Jumpingboundridge
this Sunday - they where nice and lightweigt and felt
good and secure even on the way down - hope to track many miles of fresh snow this winter!
It may"... (read full reviews)
"They're pretty much what came with my MSR Lightning Ascents. The originals are holding up well and I imagine these spares will as well. It's cheap insurance for some winter fun."... (read full reviews)