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A WALKING STICK is a device used by many people to facilitate balancing whilst walking.

Walking sticks come in many shapes and sizes, and can be sought by collectors. Some kinds of walking stick may be used by people with disabilities as a crutch. The walking stick has also historically been known to be used as a defensive or offensive weapon, and may conceal a knife or sword as in a swordstick.

Walking sticks, also known as trekking poles, pilgrim's staffs, hiking poles or hiking sticks, are used by hikers for a wide variety of purposes: to clear spider webs, part thick bushes or grass obscuring the trail; as a support when going uphill or a brake when going downhill; as a balance point when crossing streams, swamps or other rough terrain; to feel for obstacles in the path; to test mud and puddles for depth; and as a defence against wild animals. A walking stick can be improvised from nearby felled wood. More ornate sticks are made for avid hikers, and are often adorned with small trinkets or medallions depicting "conquered" territory. Wood walking sticks are used for outdoor sports, healthy upper body exercise and even club, department and family memorials. They can be individually handcrafted from a number of woods, and may be personalised in many ways for the owner.

Types of walking sticks: American "walking canes", in North America, a walking cane is a walking stick with a curved top much like a shepherd's staff, but shorter. Thus, although they are called "canes," they are usually made of material heavier than cane, such as wood or metal. Ashplant, an Irish walking stick made from the ash tree. Devil's walking stick, made from Hercules plant. Shooting stick, it can fold out into a single-legged seat. Supplejack, made from a tropical American vine, also serves as a cane. Penang lawyer, made from Asian Palm. Makila (or makhila), Basque walking stick or Staff. Kebbie, Scottish walking stick. Whangee, Asian, made of bamboo, also a riding crop. Malacca, Malay stick made of Palm. Pike Staff, pointed at the end for slippery surfaces. Waddy, Australian walking stick or club.

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  • Abbeyhorn Stick - Ramshorn - Traditional Crook: £299.75.
  • Abbeyhorn - since 1749. "Walking, Working & Wading Sticks."
  • Alexander McQueen Gold Dandy Skull Cane: US$485.
  • ALEXANDER MCQUEEN - men's.
  • Alexandra Sojfer walking stick.
  • ALEXANDRA SOJFER - since 1834. Paris, France.
  • Archetipo walking sticks.
  • Archetipo - since 1992. "Luxury for a colourful life."
  • Boris Palatnik handmade walking sticks.
  • Boris Palatnik - since 1998. "Designer Walking Canes & Sticks." Handmade custom walking canes, walking sticks, SWORD CANES & air cane guns.
  • Brooks Brothers Boxer Dog Walking Stick: US$198.
  • Brooks Brothers - since 1818. Walking sticks.
  • canes & walking sticks at Amazon.com - as of May 31, 2019: 1,000+ results.
  • Canes Canada Carved Derby - Petite: $89.95.
  • Canes Canada - since 2002. "High-End Walking Canes."
  • Cavagnini Walking stick in pewter, two heads: €82.10.
  • Cavagnini - since 1999. "Handmade in Italy." Pewter & wood walking sticks. 83 models.
  • Cleofe Finati walking stick.
  • Cleofe Finati - since 1992.
  • Elderlux Savile Row leather handle crook cane: US$199.99.
  • Elderlux - since 2005. "Age Well." Luxury walking canes & sticks.
  • English Silver House Gentleman Sterling Silver Mounted Walking Stick 'Boston'.
  • ENGLISH SILVER HOUSE - since 1911. Walking sticks with silver handles.
  • Fashionable Contour Palm Grip Walking Cane With Zebrano Wood Shaft and Wooden Collar: US$52.95.
  • FASHIONABLE - since 1999. "The largest selection available anywhere, over 1000 Walking Canes in Stock." Mens & ladies canes.
  • Fox Umbrealla walking sticks.
  • Fox Umbrella - since 1868. "Walking & Seat Sticks Hand Made in England."
  • Cane with Bronze handle on the Ebony shaft by Boris Palatnik.
  • FUNCTIONAL ART CANES - by Boris Palatnik. Cast sculpture handles with rare wood shafts.
  • Il Marchesato walking sticks.
  • IL MARCHESATO - since 1978. "Luxury Walking Canes Handcrafted in Italy."
  • James Smith & Sons  country root-knob sticks.
  • JAMES SMITH & SONS - since 1830. Walking sticks & seatsticks.
  • Linden Leisure Claret diamond Carbon Fibre folding stick with soft touch Derby handle: £43.
  • Linden Leisure - since 1969. Wide range, super carbon fibre, wooden, folding etc. Most of our sticks are made from English coppices from sustainable woodlands.
  • Mario Talarico Napoli men's walking sticks.
  • Mario Talarico Napoli - since 1860. Men's.
  • Pasotti Luxury Swarovski Crystals Cane: €655.
  • PASOTTI - since 1956. Handmade bespoke & luxury walking sticks.
  • Rain or Shine walking sticks.
  • RAIN OR SHINE - since 2003. "Rain or Shine is the only store of its kind in the country." Located in the heart of midtown Manhattan, New York City.
  • Sterling & Burke Walking Sticks, Canes & Country Sticks hand made in England.
  • STERLING & BURKE - since 1986. "Solid wood walking sticks and canes for men and women. Finest quality, premium woods made in England. Custom lengths."
  • Sunrise Medical Shepherd’s Crook Chestnut.
  • Sunrise Medical - since 1983. Shepherd’s Crook Chestnut handmade, traditional walking stick.
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