The Brazos Free Form Maple Walking Stick is a stout, lightweight walking staff, that boasts of both durability and aesthetic beauty. While still considered a hardwood, maple wood is on the softer side, which gives it its lightweight characteristic. Each piece of maple is carefully selected, cut, sanded, and sprayed with a protective clear coat lacquer, bringing its natural beauty to life. The Free Form Maple Walking Stick is a perfect choice for those seeking ease of handling and reliability that will last for years to come. Its distinctive, dark bark coupled with its creamy wood make for a visually appealing staff -- offering utility and beauty in single handcrafted product.