Salewa Alp Trainer Mid GTX
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The Women's Alpine Trainer Mid GTX from Salewa combines the comfort and support of hiking boots with the technical features of approach footwear, such as lightness, rugged sticky Vibram soles, climbing lacing, full Kevlar protected rands, and elastic collar construction. A Mid cut version for more support and safety around the ankles.
The Salewa mountaineering heritage is evident in their new hiking boots. Salewa blends features mountaineering inspired features with a hiker's sensibilities. The result? A perfect balance of stiffness, flexibility, and remarkable comfort. -- Women's specific last features a narrower heel and slightly lower volume for a comfortable fit-- Supple 1.8mm full suede upper offers the breathability and durability of leather construction with little break-in-- GORE-TEX(R) liner provides waterproof, breathable comfort-- Sticky Vibram(R) Hike Approach offer high performance traction typically reserved for approach shoes-- Full Vibram(R) toe rand in case you find yourself in class 5 scramble scenario-- Kevlar(R) fiber rands protect leather from abrasions-- Elastic collar construction offers ankle support with freedom of movement-- 3F system power: Unbeatable combination of flexibility, ankle support and precise fit-- Steel wire system provides addition heel containment, keeping heel from moving-- Climbing lacing delivers variable fit and customizable lacing-- Kevlar laces won't fray
The Salewa Women's Alp Trainer Mid GTX Hiking Boot gives you feel of an approach shoe--thanks to its tough rand and to-the-toe lacing--as well as the comfort and light weight of a hiking shoe. How hard is this feat to pull off' Hard enough that Backpacker Magazine endowed the men's version of this boot with the 2011 Editor's Choice award. Not many boots manage that, do they'
Combine the comfort and support of hiking boots with the technical features of approach footwear such as lightness rugged sticky Vibram soles climbing lacing full Kevlar protected rands and elastic collar construction and you get a new unique hiking footwear line which we call Hike Approach A Mid cut version for more support and safety around the ankles
The almighty Salewa Alp Trainer womens Gore-Tex hiking boots will go the extra mile while carrying those extra pounds, and provide ample support along the way. What do you get when you combine the comfort and support of hiking boots with the technical features of approach shoes (light weight, rugged and sticky Vibram soles, climbing lacing, Kevlar protected rands and elastic collar construction)? You get the new hiking Salewa footwear line - Hike Approach shoes. The Alp Trainer Mid cut version provides more support and safety around the ankles. A great hiking shoe with extra stability for carrying heavy loads, this womens Salewa boot does more than most hiking boots. 3F SYSTEM EVO: Limiting the freedom of movement of an athlete's foot is the biggest mistake that can be made. Salewas believe nature is the best designer, so why change perfection? We offer freedom of movement where the mountaineer needs it and also provide support when needed. CLIMBING LACING: More accurate lacing in the toe area gives more support and performance. MMF MULTI-FIT FOOTBED: The truth is, the foot is a three-dimensional body, and is defined by length, width and height. Only SALEWA offers a footbed that allows an individual adjustment of the fit. Weight: 1.1 lb (500 g). Sole Segmentation: Challenging hiking sticky performances. Upper: 1.8mm full suede upper. Lining: GORE-TEX Extended Comfort. Outsole: Vibram Hike Approach. Available Color(s): Slate/Mint
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