La Sportiva Xplorer
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With grippy outsoles and rand construction, the La Sportiva Xplorer Approach Shoes perform well on approach hikes as well as easier rock climbs.
- REI refers to the men's version
La Sportiva's Xplorer is a technical all synthetic approach shoe designed to preform on approaches, easier rock climbs and alpine climbs. It's an excellent tool for moving fast in the mountains or getting to the crag.
- CampSaver.com refers to the men's version
When it comes to rocks, you are an omnivorous explorer that doesn't like to limit himself to merely one location or activity; fortunately, the La Sportive Men's Xplorer Shoe can take them all on. This rugged approach shoe is ready for anything from high-altitude approaches, speed climbing, or slab paddling to desert canyoneering.
- Backcountry.com refers to the men's version
An all synthetic upper eliminates stretch and repels water while keeping the weight down The Overwrap rand construction technology addresses edge roll issues by encapsulating the midsole in the rand construction which lets you comfortably stand on smaller edges The Vibram XTraction outsole with Idro Grip compound combines lugs and edging platforms for walking and climbing performance Tothetoe lacing allows you to easily adjust the fit for various end uses and a dual density midsole provides excellent cushion for long days and big objectives An excellent tool for moving fast in the mountains or getting to the cragFeatures Toe box Overwrap technology rand construction controls foot creep when edging and smearing Dual density EVA midsole is soft under the heel for all day comfort and end of the day trudging Sticky Vibram IdroGrip rubber is amazing on the rock Highly compressed EVA RockGuard in the forefoot
- Bentgate.com refers to the men's version
On Sale. Free Shipping. La Sportiva Men's Xplorer Shoe FEATURES of the La Sportiva Men's Xplorer Shoe Toe box overwrap technology rand construction controls foot creep when edging and smearing Dual density EVA midsole is soft under the heel for all day comfort and end of day trudging Sticky vibram Idro-Grip rubber is amazing on the rock Highly compressed EVA rock guard in the forefoot SPECIFICATIONS of the La Sportiva Men's Xplorer Shoe Weight: 13.4 oz / 375 g Upper: AirMesh/ Hi-Wear mesh/ Synthetic Leather/ Vibram rubber rand Lining: Mesh (back half and tongue only) Midsole: Dual Density MEMlex/ TPU Stabilizer Sole: Vibram Idro Grip X-traction/ Impact Brake System Construction: Strobel lasted Last: Dynamic Tech This product can only be shipped within the United States. Please don't hate us.
- Moosejaw refers to the men's version