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Salomon Authentic 6

3 reviews
5-star:   1
4-star:   0
3-star:   1
2-star:   1
1-star:   0
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I climbed all the NH 4000 footers in one pair of Authentic…

Rating: rated 5 of 5 stars
Materials: Nubuck
Use: Day hikes/backpacking
Break-in Period: None
Price Paid: $200 can

I climbed all the NH 4000 footers in one pair of Authentic 6 during a period of 14 months. These boots are great out of the box! Too bad they don't make the blue/gray model anymore...

I used Nikwax regularly and they stayed quite waterproof. One of the boots unfortunately died when I attempted a long section of the Long Trail in late october 1997 in 15 inches of new snow. It "melted" by our campfire at Shootin Star shelter!

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These were boots I got from Sierra Trading Post on…

Rating: rated 2 of 5 stars
Materials: leather
Use: trail
Break-in Period: ?
Weight: pretty light
Price Paid: $75 (on sale)

These were boots I got from Sierra Trading Post on clearance. They looked good but were too narrow for my wide foot. SO, if you have wider feet, they may not be for you.

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Seriously comfortable and quite adequate support for…

Rating: rated 3 of 5 stars
Materials: leather
Use: Rough Trail
Break-in Period: 15 miles
Weight: 3 1/2 lbs
Price Paid: $136

Seriously comfortable and quite adequate support for NE backpacking. However after only two months the lace hooks are ripping out of the leather.

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Salomon Authentic 6

Discontinued

The Authentic 6 has been discontinued.

reviewers paid:
$75.00 - $136.00

The Salomon Authentic 6 is not available from the stores we monitor.

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