Fantastic boot! I've had mine for around 20 years…
Use: mainly short hikes on rough trails
Break-in Period: none, perfect from new.
Fantastic boot! I've had mine for around 20 years and they really are almost as good as new. I wear them every day to walk the dog over some very rough paths here in Southern Spain, and apart from some sole wear, they are still in superb condition.
I just treat them with Nikwax every few weeks (it's very dry here) and I can wade through shallow streams and my feet stay bone dry. I can't recommend them highly enough.
I've had my Scarpa Trionic "Attak" boot for over 22…
Break-in Period: None- perfect from day one
Weight: I'm 180- 215lbs, my boats 1.9 (sweaty) lbs
I've had my Scarpa Trionic "Attak" boot for over 22 years. It's my first REAL boot and wouldn't dare replace them. They're aged to perfection and I expect them to never leak (once a year I "snowproof" with Beeswax). I've abused them hiking, orienteerring, backpacking, and some construction sites. The tread isn't what it used to be, but unless I can get them replaced them by Scarpa, I'll just have to live with them the way they are. They'll probably outlast me.
Cannot praise these boots too highly. I've had them…
Use: dayhikes & backpacking
Price Paid: Can't remember
Cannot praise these boots too highly. I've had them since 1987 and have gone many, many miles in them without a single blister, etc. And they look like new(ish).
I've had my Trionic boots since around 1987 or 1988.
Materials: Full Grain Leather
Break-in Period: Slim to none
I've had my Trionic boots since around 1987 or 1988. I still wear them today and I love every minuet of it. These boots are at home on any rocky, steep trail as well as tame Wal-Mart floors. I just need to start thinking about getting them re-soled.
Great boot. We both put on new pairs before hiking…
Use: A.T. Thru-hike
Break-in Period: None
Price Paid: around $100 in 1989
Great boot. We both put on new pairs before hiking up and down Mt. Moosilauke. Never got a blister! Then again, we had feet that had already hiked some 1,500 miles. Anyone know where I can get another pair? (for the day when these boot eventually(?) wear out).
Tennessee Jed, GA->ME 1989