User Review: Galibier Super Guide (Makalu)
Use: General mountaineering/route carving
Break-in Period: They do not break in: your feet fit,or they don't
Weight: approximately 3 1/2-3 3/4 lbs. each
Price Paid: They were $305 new in 1991
These are the absolute in a leather climbing boot. I have never been stuck on a wall or anywhere, for that matter, that these boots could not carve their way out of. Great for heavy loads. If you can find a pair, hold on to them, because they are a one of a kind boot. Very good support.