La Sportiva Nepal Extreme
While the women's version hasn't been reviewed yet, there are 8 reviews for other versions of the Nepal Extreme. Read all reviews »
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The Nepal Extreme sets the bar for hard-core mountaineering boots. With a triple laminate Synergy lining with 200g 3M Thinsulate for increased warmth at high altitude and in extreme cold, 3.2+mm silicone impregnated Idro-Perwanger roughout leather with increased coverage sticky rubber rands and a HP3 midsole and Vibram step-in crampon compatible lug sole with patented EZ System components for easy fit. The Women's version is built on a real women's last for a female-specific fit and a more flexible midsole package for better handling lighter body weight. This boot is the benchmark by which all other single leather boots are measured. Upper 3.2+mm Idro-Perwanger Roughout Leather, Schoeller ankle cuff Construction Board Lasted Last Nepal, Women's Nepal Lining: Synergy -PTFE/200g Thinsulate /3-bar knit Sole Vibram Montagna/XSV Rands Midsole: 8-9mm HP3 , suitable for crampons Insole 9mm Ibi-Thermo Weight 4 lbs. 3 oz.
These insulated and burly mountaineering boots are built for high-altitude, cold-weather climbing on mixed snow and ice. Expedition-worthy, silicone-impregnated, 3.2mm premium leather uppers offer the finest in natural breathability and waterproof durability. High-rise sticky rubber rand stands up to rock abrasion and crampon wear. Feet-warming, hydrophobic and fast-drying Thinsulate® insulation throughout protects from the constant cold of extreme altitude. 9mm Ibi-Thermo insoles are a cork-like material that stiffen & help insulate. HDPE plastic midsoles provide mountaineering stiffness and stay strong in extreme cold while eliminating the weight and chill of a steel shank. Roller lacing system, locking D-rings and lace loops allow for effortless on and off even with gloves on. Patented EZ flex and EZ Volume Adjust provide a comfortable custom fit to almost any foot. Durable, high-traction, Vibram® lug soles are step-in crampon compatible.