About Climbing Sticks

Recall Date: 6/6/2019

This recall involves XOP climbing sticks used to climb trees. The climbing sticks have XOP and model number XOP-LMO4-SR printed on the box. They were sold in sand ripple green color in a 4-pack. The climbing sticks measure about 36” inches tall and have three climbing steps.

Consumer Contact

XOP toll-free at 877-544-6611 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. CT Monday through Friday, email at service@xopoutdoors.com or online at www.XOPoutdoors.com and click on “About” for more information.

Retailers

  • Webb’s Sporting Goods and TrailCam stores nationwide, Scheel’s in Omaha, Neb. and Overland Park, Kan., and online at XOPoutdoors.com from November 2018 through December 2018 for about $170.

Made In

  • China

Importers

  • Xtreme Outdoor Products (XOP), of Dubuque, Iowa

Number of Units Sold: About 1,165

Hazards

  • The climbing sticks can break due to a bolt failure on the center step, posing a fall hazard and risk of serious injury.

Injuries

  • XOP has received two reports of injuries, including scrapes and bruises, a fractured foot and ribs.

Resolution, Remedy, Fix

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled climbing sticks and return them to Xtreme Outdoor Products (XOP) for a full refund or refund in the form of a store credit.

Resolution Options

  • Refund

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Sources: https://www.cpsc.gov/Recalls/2019/Xtreme-Outdoor-Products-Recalls-Climbing-Sticks-Due-to-Fall-Hazard-and-Risk-of-Serious-Injury