In our “Buy It For Life” posts we feature products that are built to last a lifetime. We also give preference to products that are very durable, are warrantied for life, and are made in the U.S.
Made by Kahtoola, a small company in Arizona, these Microspikes are ice cleats that attach firmly to your shoes, and require no special buckles or straps. The spikes constructed of hardened stainless steel. The Kahtoola company founders say:
Nearly every one of our products is designed and developed in-house, but we take it one step further – a large portion of our production is also kept in-house as well.
They received an average rating of 4.8 out of 5 stars from 124 reviewers on Amazon.
The Kahtoola MICROspikes are available from Amazon for $55.