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CLOSEOUTS . If you don't like having clunky shoes getting in the way of your trail experience, than lace up Columbia Sportswear's Ravenous Lite trail running shoes. These ultralight, ultra-breathable minimalist devour dynamic terrain with a low-profile, cushioning TechLiteand#174; midsole and a streamlined, grippy Omni-Gripand#174; outsole. Available Colors: BLACK/WHITE, GROUT/VALENCIA, CHARTREUSE/COOL GREY, CHILI/COOL GREY, COMPASS BLUE/CHARTREUSE. Sizes: 7, 7.5, 8, 8.5, 9, 9.5, 10, 10.5, 11, 11.5, 12, 13, 14, 15.
- Sierra Trading Post refers to the men's version
The Columbia Men's Ravenous Lite Omni-Heat Outdry Hiking Shoe pulls off the feat of keeping you warm, dry, and comfortable as you hike wet, muddy trails while weighing in at around just one pound. That means you can speed-hike through the nastiest weather, whether you set out to do so on purpose or find yourself caught in a surprise storm. The dual-density Techlite midsole offers the perfect balance of firm support and comfort, while the Outdry upper lined with Omni-Heat thermal reflective material shrugs off ugly conditions.
- Backcountry.com refers to the men's version
The lightest trail product we make. Designed for agro runners who have a craving for minimalism and a serious need for speed. Weighing in at a scant 6.5 ounces, this featherweight champion offers a barefoot feel with the protection and cushioning required for gobbling up single track. An open breathable mesh upper enhances cooling airflow, while a barely-there inner microsuede frame provides great lockdown on the foot. A Techlite forefoot provides an agile, close-to-the ground ride, while a forefoot nylon rock guard provides essential protection from sticks and stones. As for traction, an Omni-Grip outsole with strategically placed lugs tackles whatever the trail decides to throw your way. FEATURES: Simple, lightweight mesh upper combined with a minimal internal frame to create a form-fitting feel, Techlite 5/10 forefoot to heel off-set, Forefoot nylon rock guard, Omni-Grip rubber with strategically placed traction lugs, Weight: Size 9, 1/2 pair= 6.5 oz / 192.2 g, Imported,
- Columbia refers to the men's version
For a minimalist feel with just enough cushioning, the Men's Columbia Ravenous Lite Trail Running Shoes will have you floating over the single track in lightweight comfort. The Ravenous is the lightest trail runner in the Columbia lineup, made with an open breathable mesh upper and a feather-light, flexible Techlite sole. How light? 6.5 ounces-light. The meshy uppers enhance airflow and keep out trail debris, allowing your feet to stay cool when you push the pace. A Techlite midsole with minimal heel-to-toe drop creates a natural feel that keeps you close to the ground, while a nylon rock guard under the forefoot protects against rough and unseen obstacles in the trail without obstructing flexibility. The Omni-Grip rubber outsole with traction lugs moves you over any terrain, effortlessly. Take your running routine back to the basics. Pull on the Columbia Men's Ravenous Lite Shoes; they're made for runners who crave speed and minimalism.
- Altrec Outlet refers to the men's version