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Designed with the crack climber in mind, the Copperhead rock shoe from Five Ten employs precision crack-climbing specific features that help you fit your feet into the tightest of cracks. Utilizing Five-Ten's most durable and highest friction rubber, this crack shoe can afford a thinner outsole, thus reducing volume, making it easier to fit your foot into smaller cracks, side laces and extended toe rubber enhance your crack climbing precision.
- Mountain Gear
From the unrelenting splitters of the Utah desert to the sweeping granite walls of Yosemite Valley, the Five Ten Copperhead Climbing Shoe is your ultimate weapon against any crack climbing challenge. Thanks to an innovative side lace system, you can open the shoe up for multi-pitch moderates, and crank it down for overhanging testpieces. The laces are offset and covered to protect against Vedauwoo-esque abrasions, and the low-profile toe jams into the thinnest of finger cracks.
On Sale. Free Shipping. Five Ten Men's Copperhead Climbing Shoe (Spring 2010) DECENT FEATURES of the Men's Copperhead Climbing Shoe by Five Ten Unlined leather upper Stealth Onyxx soles Triple pull-on loops Lace up on side of shoe Slingshot heel The SPECS Weight: (Size-9) 8.0oz / 227.2 g
The Five Ten Copperhead is designed with trad climbers in mind. The Copperhead is at home climbing cracks, big walls, multi-pitch routes, off-widths, and everything in between, just like a good trad climber. Offset, protected laces keep your laces intact and out of the way while playing in the cracks. The innovative lace design also allows you to wear the shoes unlaced on moderate climbs and laces when you need the extra control. The Copperhead features: Stealth Onyxx, the highest friction, most durable climbing rubber in the universe. Unline split grain leather upper Stealth toe cover Asym Side lacing Slingshot heel rand Triple pull tabs Padded tongue
Designed for precision crack climbing by our own Jean Pierre Ouellet, the Copperhead is a state-of-the-art design with a low profile toe that slips into tiny fissures. Laces are off-set and covered to protect them from angry rock! There's no better crack shoe available. The Copperhead will be your best friend in Moab, the Valley, North Conway, New Paltz, Vedauwoo, and Devil's Tower.
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