The North Face Verto S8K

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Just as like the summit of the tallest mountain is striking and obvious once you finally lay eyes upon it, so too is The North Face Men's Verto S8K Boot. Make no mistake, this boot is the pinnacle of The North Face's line of alpine mountaineering boots. This is a summit boot created to take on legendary terrain and weather at high altitude. Fine Italian craftsmanship ensures that every contour is in the right place, that every stitch will hold under the most strenuous pressure, and that every inch of material is up to the highest standard of quality. With Primaloft insulation, a ballistic nylon upper, a Vibram outsole, a carbon fiber lasting board, and the tallest ankle/lower leg gaiter of any of The North Face's boots, there should be no doubt in your mind that the engineers at The North Face paid painfully close attention to detail. This boot is unquestionably prepared for the most extreme weather and the most legendary terrain, by the world's most elite athletes, so you can push to the outer limits of comfort zone, and then keep pushing a little harder and a little farther.


The most extreme alpine conditions won't even register when you're wearing these best-in-class mountaineering boots that are crafted in Italy with ultra-durable ballistic nylon and 400 g PrimaLoft insulation for superior warmth. Full crampon compatibility delivers traction on the slickest terrain.

- The North Face

Best-in-class, full-crampon mountain summit boot with Italian craftsmanship and European build features a removable liner, a full gaiter, aerogel insulation and CRADLE(TM) technology to deliver maximum performance and confidence for high-altitude mountain summits. [UPPER] Ballistic nylon upper. Smartlite(R) PU mudguard. Insulated with 400 g PrimaLoft(R). Aerogel insulation in toe, heel and underfoot for additional warmth and protection. TPU CRADLE(TM) heel-stability technology with crampon spoiler. YKK(R) waterproof zipper. [BOTTOM] Goodyear(R) welt with carbon fiber lasting board for strength. Vibram(R) blown rubber outsole with climbing rubber on toe. Weight: 1/2 [Pair] 2 lbs 13 oz (1275 g) ; [Pair] 5 lbs 10 oz (2550 g) *based on Men's 9.

- Rocky Mountain Trail