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CLOSEOUTS . Made with an Omni-Tech(R) waterproof breathable membrane, Columbia Sportswear's Packus Ridge mid hiking boots keep you dry on hikes through wet terrain. Available Colors: MUD/FLORA, BRITISH TAN/BAHAMA BLUE. Sizes: 5, 5.5, 6, 6.5, 7, 7.5, 8, 8.5, 9, 9.5, 10, 10.5, 11, 12, 11.5.
- Sierra Trading Post
Technology makes the women's Columbia Sportswear Packus Ridge(TM) Omni-Tech(TM) waterproof hiking boot a superior choice for serious hikers. The suede leather and air mesh upper features Columbia's special Omni-Tech(R) waterproofing technology. This microporous membrane blocks outside water from seeping through to your foot, but breathes to allow perspiration from your foot to escape to keep your foot comfortably dry for the entire trek. All day comfort is provided by the Contour Comfort(TM) 1D footbed that interacts with the natural contours of your foot. Proper torsional rigidity and support are provided by a molded nylon shank and internal EVA midsole. The gusseted tongue and durable metal hooks on the upper eyestay help ensure a continued fit. And don't worry about odor after the long distance hike. Both the internal lining and footbed of the Packus Ridge feature the Omni-Fresh(TM) anti-microbial and anti-odor treatment which uses Columbia's AgION technology. This special treatment uses silver ions to combat a broad range of bacteria, keeping the footbed clean and neutralizing odor. Columbia finishes this great hiking boot with its Omni-Grip green outsole, a hiking outsole made of a non-marking firm-to-medium rubber compound with increased abrasion resistance for longer wear.
- Altrec Outdoors
Hit the trail on a wet day-the Columbia Women's Packus Ridge Omni-Tech Hiking Boots will keep your feet dry. Columbia made the Packus Ridge with its Omni-Tech waterproof breathable membrane, which keeps rain and stream water out but also lets your sweat vapors escape. A contoured footbed and cush midsole absorb shock so you can hike longer. A nylon shank in the midsole provides torsional rigidity and support for your foot. The rubber outsole grips dirt, mud, and rocks to keep you upright.
A breathable/waterproof hiking boot with additional protection provided by a toe cap, A Contour Comfort 1D footbed offers cushioning and comfort and a molded nylon shank provides rigidity and support so you can hike for the long haul. EVA midsole Molded nylon shank Durable metal hooks on upper eyestay Omni-Tech waterproof/breathable technology Internal lining and footbed cover with Omni-Fresh featuring AgION anit-microbial treatment Gusseted tongue Non-marking Omni-Grip rubber compound with rugged hiking tread pattern.