The Scott Decree Pole is a reliable pole that is made with lightweight aluminum and maintains a proper swing weight. Equipped with a P-lite grip for ergonomic comfort, this ski pole is built with a durable molded material so it should last a few seasons. The 3.6 inch disc basket is an excellent blend of aerodynamic efficiency and strength so you if you accidentally catch it while tree skiing, you don't have to worry. The cone tip is made from hardened steel and is known for it's strength, allowing you to easily pole plant on hard-packed snow. Look no further than the Decree Ski Pole from Scott this winter if you're in the market for a durable, all-around ski pole.