Retailers' Descriptions

Here's what other sites are saying:

Features of the Vasque Men's Mantra 2.0 GTX Shoe Gore-Tex with Extended Comfort Technology Polyurethane Midsole maximizes stability underfoot Leather Upper provides more rigidity and support Structured for low hikers

- Moosejaw

Everyone needs a little something to help them through long hikes, so lace up the Vasque Mantra 2. 0 GTX Men's Wide Hiking Shoe if you want a little bit of Om Mani Padme Hum for your feet. Every step will get you further the zone, while the waterproof and breathable nubuck upper and Gore-Tex Extended Comfort membrane will let you focus on your breathing and not your soggy, sweaty feet. The Mantra has the guts of the hiking boot but the design of a running shoe, with a light but burly EVA footbed, molded PU midsole, and sticky Vibram Nuasi outsole, all built on a wide last that's perfect for big-footed dudes and locked down with an easy-to-use speed-lace system that'll have you on the trail before you can say "I am one with the universe."


"Vasque Footwear Mantra 2.0 GTX Hiking Shoe - Men's-Beluga/Old Gold-Medium-7.5 07068M075. Some people prefer to save the weight others excel with more mobility in the ankle. Whatever your tactic the Mantra 2.0 GTX from Vasque invites you to take things further. Sure it's a low-cut but the Vibram Nuasi sole and molded polyurethane midsole reward you with the same stability and grip as a backpacking boot. The Mantra 2.0 GTX relies on GORE-TEX for its climate control. The mobility of a runner but the burliness of a bootmake it your mantra."


Vasque has delivered by building the Mantra 2.0 as their most rugged and supportive shoe in their hiking line-up. For fast hikers who prefer low shoes, the Mantra 2.0 utilizes a molded polyurethane midsole for extra support, and the shoe's leather uppers provides protection from rough spots along the trail. The Mantra 2.0 also includes a Gore-Tex lining to keep your feet comfortable and dry. PRODUCT FEATURES: Weight: 2 lb 5 oz Outsole: Vibram Nuasi Last: Perpetuum Midsole: Molded PU

- Appalachian Outdoors

The Mantra 2.0 is a modern men's hiking shoe. Form meets function, with stability-providing midsoles, Vibrama outsoles, and durable nubuck and mesh uppers. Comes with a Gore-Texa liner, so its ready for walks in the park or walks into the wild. Vasque hiking boots and shoes are well loved and worn by staffers. We have no problem recommending the Vasque Mantra 2.0 to any customer or friend, great for light hiking, and light enough for trail running on more technical trails. Truly a multisport shoe! Weight: 2lb. 5 oz. (1054g) Outsole: Vibrama Nuasi Last: Perpetuum Midsole: Molded PU **Free Socks! With the purchase of this pair of Vasque shoes you will receive one FREE pair of merino wool socks from Darn Tough Socks, while supplies last. Darn Tough produces their socks in Vermont, that's right, the good old USA. These Darn Tough socks go especially well with your new Vasque shoes, they even have a custom logo on the cuff. These 100% merino socks are highly breathable, itch free and naturally regulate foot temperature. Stay cool in the summer and warm in the winter. Support American made products and your feet with Darn Tough Socks and Vasque Shoes!**

- Mountains Plus