La Sportiva Typhoon GTX

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Simply: - most comfortable shoe I have ever worn but:…

Rating: rated 2.5 of 5 stars
Price Paid: 130 euro

Simply:

- most comfortable shoe I have ever worn

but:

- very bad workmanship. Materials are poor also. The leather got chapped after 6 months. The glued parts ( rubber boards) is stuck badly. The laces unties themselves very easily. The seams tore apart!!

Retailers' Descriptions

Here's what other sites are saying:

On Sale. Free Shipping. La Sportiva Men's Typhoon GTX Boot (Fall 2008) The Men's Typhoon GTX boot by La Sportiva is a beautifully crafted all-leather waterproof technical backpacking and hiking boot for light to moderate loads. Features: Anfibio leather upper for maximum water repellency and wear resistance Impact Brake System outsole provides exceptional cushioning and traction 4 mm Trailflex insole with half nylon shank for all day support for big loads Weight: 25 oz / 710 g Upper: Anfibio leather Construction: Board Lasted Last: Trango 2 Lining: Gore-Tex Sole/Midsole: Vibram Hiking with Impact Brake System Trailon with half Polypropylene shank Insole: 4mm TrailFlex

- Moosejaw

CLOSEOUTS . Rain, shine, typhoon, it's all good when you're wearing La Sportiva's Gore-Tex(R) waterproof hiking boots, designed with a durable leather upper and an aggressive Vibram(R) outsole so you can take on the harshest trails no matter what's going on outside. Steel hardware with roller bearings to allow quick and secure lacing Leather upper Nylon lining Vibram(R) rubber outsole Height: 6” Weight: 3 lb. 5 oz. pr. Medium width CLOSEOUTS . Vietnam. Size Euro (US): 38 (6) 38.5 (6 ) 39 (7) 39.5 (7 ) 40 (7 -8) 40.5 (8-8 ) 41 (8 ) 41.5 (8 -9) 42 (9) 42.5 (9 -10) 43 (10) 43.5 (10 ) 44 (10 -11) 44.5 (11-11 ) 45 (11 -12) 45.5 (12) 46 (12-12 ) 46.5 (12 -13) 47 (13-13 ) Visit our Hiking Gear Guide Visit our Shoe Sizing Guide

- Sierra Trading Post

The La Sportiva Men's Typhoon GTX Hiking Boot provides the durability of an all-leather upper and waterproof breathable performance of Gore-Tex to take on the harshest trails. Aggressive, long-lasting Vibram Hiking outsoles keep going strong on dirt, mud, sand, and rocks, so you don't have to worry about anything the trail throws your way. La Sportiva gave the Typhoon GTX Hiking Boots steel hardware with roller bearings to allow quick and secure lacing, so you don't have to waste any time at the trailhead.

- Backcountry.com

La Sportiva Typhoon GTX

Discontinued

The Typhoon GTX has been discontinued.

previously retailed for:
$34.99 - $119.95

The La Sportiva Typhoon GTX is not available from the stores we monitor. It was last seen September 17, 2009 at Moosejaw.

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