Scarpa Vortex

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I love this shoe... at first it needs getting used…

Rating: rated 5 of 5 stars
Materials: leather
Use: bouldering
Break-in Period: 1-2 months
Weight: ---
Price Paid: $50

I love this shoe... at first it needs getting used to, like the toe part hurts unusually before break in, but after that it's perfect! Very easy on and off, great rubber and great heel performance... a must-have shoe... excellent!!

Retailers' Descriptions

Here's what other sites are saying:

Save 30%-60% at! Aggressive, yet comfortable, the Scarpa Vortex slippers are great for everything from the gym to your favorite sport route. Closeout. Deep heel pockets and sculpted arch slingshot design give high-performance stability and control. Elastic top permits a comfortable, precise fit. Graduated rubber soles offer exceptional grip and durable wear; midsoles are designed to provide extraordinary sensitivity. Slip-lasted construction with split-grain leather uppers offers lasting performance, flexibility and stretch-resistance. Three strategically positioned pull-on loops let you hold the heel cups open and easily pull the shoes on at the same time.


The Scarpa Vortex Rock Climbing Shoe is extremely soft, giving you incredible feel and precision for sport climbing and bouldering.

- Backcountry Outlet

The Vortex is a technical, yet comfortable slipper designed to perform on a variety of surfaces and angles. With a slightly downturned, asymmetrical toe, your feet have the ability to grab onto small features and pull as if they were talons. The Vortex's slightly wider-than-usual last increases the shoe's fit range, as well as its comfort quotient - and the elastic top provides an exacting fit. A soft midsole adds critical sensitivity on steep gym problems and sport routes, while a precision last gives you absolute control and unsurpassed power. Performance slipper for sport, desert or gym Sensitive midsole allows fit to stick and smear anywhere Precision lasted for added control and power

- Moosejaw

Scarpa Vortex


The Vortex has been discontinued.

previously retailed for:
$29.83 - $67.58

The Scarpa Vortex is not available from the stores we monitor. It was last seen August 24, 2007 at REI.

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