Yaktrax Walk gives you instant traction on ice and packed snow because abrasion and rust-resistant 1.2mm stainless steel coils have shaped edges. The edges give you hundreds of biting edges that grip the ice in all directions with every step.
Yaktrax Walk has elastomer straps that are
People used both the Yaktrax Walk and the Yaktrax Pro for winter running. And, a few years ago, Yaktrax came out with the Yaktrax Run specifically designed for running shoes that keep you safer while running on ice and packed snow.
Yaktrax Pro is more durable than the Yaktrax Walk because the Pro has
Now, having said all that, on the average you can expect one to two seasons. When you consider the cost per use it's very low-cost insurance compared to the cost of an injury.
You must remove Yaktrax because Yaktrax are extremely slippery on this type of floor.
If you are not capable of removing them or you are constantly going in and out of doors consider AltraGrips-Lite Low Profile Ice Cleats.
Do not drive while wearing Yaktrax. The straps can catch on pedals.
I do not recommend Yaktrax for people living or working in cities. Again, Yaktrax are slippery on smooth surfaces that include
If you are unable or unwilling to remove your Yaktrax before going indoors or driving, or you live or work in a city, consider Winter Walking LOW-PRO Ice Cleats. LOW-PRO are safe to wear on most indoor surfaces and while driving. LOW-PRO also provides better traction on the city hazards mentioned above.
Yaktrax Walk sizes run small. If your shoe size is at the top of a size range shown below, you may be better off getting the next larger size, especially if you plan to wear them over heavy boots or shoes. If you can't decide, choose the bigger size.
Officially, Yaktrax do not come in Kid's Sizes. However, Grade School Kid's Sizes are simply a Women's Shoe Size minus 1½.
|Yaktrax Walk Sizing Chart|
|Yaktrax Walk are Unisex and fit the following men's and women's shoe sizes.|
|Size||Men's||Women's||Grade School Kid's|
|*XL is not available in the Yaktrax Walk. Click here to find the Yaktrax Pro.|
|L||11.5 - 13.5||13 - 15||n/a|
|M||9 - 11||10.5 - 12.5||n/a|
|S||5 - 8.5||6.5 - 10||5 - 8.5|
|XS||1 - 4.5||2.5 - 6||1 - 4.5|
|Yaktrax Pro Sizing Chart|
|Yaktrax Pro are Unisex and fit the following men's and women's shoe sizes.|
|L||11.5 - 13.5||13 - 15|
|M||9 - 11||10.5 - 12.5|
|S||5 - 8.5||6.5 - 10|
Get different colors so you can easily tell them apart when there's more than one Yaktrax user in your home.
Consider Glow Green if you'll be using Yaktrax at night. You'll be safer because they glow in the dark for improved visibility. The Glow will also help you find them if you drop one.
No store works harder than we do to get Ice Cleats Sizing right on the first try. If you measure your footwear as I advise you to do in my Sizing Tips, Size Exchanges are rare. However, when Size Exchanges are necessary
The last thing I want is for you to be disappointed in your purchase or feel that I mislead you or treated you unfairly. So, in the unlikely event you're not totally satisfied with your Ice Cleats or Shoe Traction Devices purchased from me, I'll refund your money and pay for the return freight. Call me at 610-670-2549.
My satisfaction guarantee is unconditional. However, I'll ask you why you're not satisfied because I want to know if