La Sportiva Boulder X Mid GTX
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With a GoreTex liner and ankle protection this mid height approach shoe is perfect for late spring and summer conditions in the Rockies Sierras the PNW or New England A sticky Vibram XTraction Idro Grip outsole provides excellent traction and grip The all leather upper is breathable and durable and takes a beating in scree wide cracks and sharp moraine while protecting your ankles The patented Mythos lacing system provides uniform tension across the foot for a great fit A 2mm polypropylene insole protects your feet from trail obstacles and adds excellent support when humping loads This shoe is a versatile tool that lets you kick steps hike with a large pack negotiate technical terrain and reach your destinationFeatures Stout leather uppers on the outside for durability and GoreTex on the inside to keep you dry Mythos tothetoe lacing system lets you crank the shoe down in high performance situations Sticky Vibram IdroGrip outsole for maximum climbing performance Ankle protection for those long days when you stumble out in the dark
While it could be used as a "fashion-forward" hiking and backpacking boot, the La Sportiva Boulder-X Mid GTX reaches it's design potential when the hiking path ends. Scrambling through scree and talus, step-kicking the approach snowfield, then onto standing on edges or crawling up chimney cracks, the Boulder-X Mid is an alpine workhorse.Mythos to-the-toe lacing system lets you crank the shoe down in high performance situationsSticky Vibram Idro-Grip outsole for maximum climbing performanceWEIGHT: 17.9 oz/ 508 gStout leather uppers on the outside for durability and Gore-Tex on the inside to keep you dryA 2mm polypropylene insole protects your feet from trail obstacles and adds excellent support when humping loads.