Montrail Blue Ridge GTX
I have been a huge Montrail fan over the years, but…
I have been a huge Montrail fan over the years, but this boot was junk. It started to fall apart after only 2 weeks. The leather hook on the back of the boot started to separate from the rest of the boot exposing the inner stuffing of the boot. Needless to say, I was NOT happy. I plan on writing to Montrail about this. Buyer beware on this boot.
The reason I gave it 1.5 stars was because the boot is actually comfortable despite that fact that it is falling apart.
Even though I got a really great price for my boots…
Price Paid: $85
Even though I got a really great price for my boots I still think they are great boots! I think they are definitely for a person who has a narrow foot and has a high arch. And they have no break in period. I very happy purchase of these shoes.
Overall fantastic boot. No break-in time, relatively…
Materials: leather and Gore-tex
Use: geologic fieldwork involving extensive dayhikes and scrambling
Break-in Period: none
Price Paid: $175
Overall fantastic boot. No break-in time, relatively light, very durable. I have a narrow heel but was able to adjust the lacing to get the support where I needed it the most without cutting off circulation to the rest of my foot.
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On Sale. Free Shipping. Montrail Women's Blue Ridge GTX Boot (Fall 2009) Women's Blue Ridge GTX Boot by MontrailFeatures: Weight: 1 lb. 3oz./0.53 kg Reinforced ankle with padded cuff Molded latex-foam heel pocket Cupped PU midsole, nylon lasting board with stiffener shank Gender-specific last design for ideal fit Like only leather fits Lasting board gives consistent flex Go-all-day feel Classic one-piece leather design Stretch Gore-Tex Liner 2.6 mm waterproof Nubuck leather upper
CLOSEOUTS . Developed and designed for the serious lady hiker, Montrail’s Blue Ridge hiking boots are made with a waterproof breathable Gore-Tex(R) membrane and feature a women-specific last that creates great fit in all parts of the boot. Gore-Tex(R) waterproof breathable membrane Nubuck upper Removable insole Steel shank Rubber-reinforced heel and toe Vibram(R) rubber outsole Height: 5” Weight: 3 lb. pr. Medium width CLOSEOUTS . China. Visit our Shoe Sizing Guide
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This premium leather hiking boot takes comfort to a new level with a custom-made feel and dependable waterproof protection. Durable waterproof nubuck leather uppers are flexible, breathable and lightweight for long-lasting performance and reliability. Stretch Gore-Tex® liners allow a customizable fit around feet while protecting feet from the elements and overheating. Wicking nylon linings absorb excess moisture and disperse it quickly for faster dry time. Padded and gusseted scree tongues keep out debris and water while relieving pressure from lacing. Women's-specific Integrafit™ lasting with molded-foam heel pockets offers a superior, static fit. SuperLight PolyUrethane midsoles deliver all-day cushioning and relief from shock on hard surfaces. Molded nylon midsole supports add torsional rigidity to keep feet stable and safe on uneven ground under pack loads. Self-cleaning Vibram® Talon rubber outsoles grip with hawk-like determination into wet and dry terrain for dependable traction and braking.
An all leather, Gore-Tex hiker with built-in latex ankle package to lock heel into place for secure and comfortable fit. For light hiking to weeklong expeditions, they'll keep your feet dry and cradled in unrelenting comfort on every step of trail! Waterproof 2mm nubuck leather upper. Supple leather around an all-stretch Gore-Tex liner. SuperFoam padding and ultra breathable tongue lined with spacermesh. Metal eyelets, and speed laces. High abrasion collar lining. Removable compression molded EVA insole, accommodates custom orthotics. Full-length molded nylon insole. Half-length steel shank. SuperLight PU midsole. Vibram Super Trek outsole. Avg. wt. 1lb. 3oz.