Scarpa Tech Ascent GTX

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Scarpa's Tech Ascent GTX boot is a technical mid-cut approach and alpine climbing boot. It is the ultimate guide boot.


The Scarpa Men's Tech Ascent GTX is an approach shoe for mid-height support on Technical terrain. The Tech Ascent GTX Uses an abrasion resistant suede Upper to protect against trail debris, with a Gore-Tex waterproof, breathable lining for protection in wet conditions. The to-the-toe lacing dials in for a specific Fit with sensitivity below the toes when Climbing. The Vibram Vertical Approach Outsole is sticky for rocky trails that turn vertical with a rubber rand for toe protection. A Dual-Density PU Midsole keeps it cushy underfoot for long days of travelling to the crag with a load of gear on your back. Features of the Scarpa Men's Tech Ascent GTX Boot Vibram Vertical Approach sole with sticky rubber Overlasted rubber toe rand Gore-Tex Extended Comfort Technology

- Moosejaw

The guide's choice for moving fast over moderate terrain. Capable into low fifth-class moves, waterproof (thanks to a GORE-TEXA(R) lining) for use in the mountains, and mid-cut for ankle support on loose trails (think Dolomites). A VibramA(R) Vertical Approach sole maintains traction, even in the mud, but offers enough stick you won't freak on exposed sections. Reliable, comfortable, all-mountain performance. Put 'em on in the morning and take 'em off when you make it home - a true alpinist's companion. Specs: Upper: 1.8mm Suede Lining: Gore-TexA(R) - Extended Comfort Insole: C-FlexA(R) Midsole: Dual-Density PU Sole: VibramA(R) Vertical Approach Last: BN Sizes: 36-47, 48 (half sizes) Weight: 530g; 1lb 3oz (1/2 pair size 42)


Whether you are making the march to Upper Chaos in RMNP, or sweating your way to the top of Clark Mountain for a burn on Jumbo Pumping Hate, the Scarpa Tech Ascent GTX is your go-to approach shoe. The Extended Comfort Gore-Tex lining lets your feet breath and keeps them dry in wet conditions while the mid-cut design and sticky rubber keep you from rolling an ankle in the talus. If your latest project includes a brutal approach, help improve your odds for success by booting up in the Tech Ascent.


Walk to the crag in comfort with Scarpa's Tech Ascent GTX and save your mojo for the climb. A GORETEX membrane keeps your feet dry inside and out. These boots are equipped with sticky Vibram rubber soles and a protective toe guard so you can trudge though muddy single tracks and not compromise comfort or stability.

- Mountain Gear