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Astral Men's Hiyak Shoes - Astral's view of a proper bootie, the Hiyak offers ground-conforming stability, excellent foot protection, and insulation without neoprene. The tough Cordura nylon upper is reinforced with ballistic nylon for extra durability. A quilted Airmesh liner traps air between you and the waterproof Cordura shell for insulation that dries out overnight. Non-marking siped (Super Sticky) rubber outsoles maximizes sole-to-ground friction. The sole is stitched and bonded directly to the upper, enhancing durability. Water-resistant laces with a Velcro overflap provide a secure closure. Padded ankle protection and a semi-rigid heel cup help keep you safe. A great choice for kayaking, rafting and river Sup, the Astral Hiyak is a lighter, more durable, and faster-drying water boot with phenomenal gripping powers.

- Outdoorplay

Astral Camp & Hike Hiyak Water Shoes - Men's Black 7 6HYMBB07. It offers ground-conforming stability excellent foot protection and insulation without neoprene. The result is a lighter more durable and faster drying water-boot with phenomenal gripping powers.


Wetsuits for your feet, the Astral Hiyak high-top water shoes use 3mm quilted air-mesh to take the sting out of cold saltwater without weighing you down the way neoprene has a tendency to do.


Features of the Astral Men's Hiyak Bootie Insulation like neoprene, the 3mm quilted Airmesh trapsair between you and the waterproof shell. Our mesh driesovernight instead of in a month. Super Sticky using our stickiest rubber, G. ss(TM), thebottom is engineered for maximum sole-to-ground friction.Non-marking. Durable Hydrophobic Canvas stitched and bonded directlyto the Outsole for enhanced durability. Hidden Laces Keep those knots from coming undone andkeep those loops from getting snagged. Very tidy.

- Moosejaw

The Astral Men's Hiyak Kayak Shoe is lighter, more durable, and faster-drying than traditional neoprene booties, not to mention grippier and more stable too. The ultra abrasion-resistant Cordura upper is far more durable than neoprene, and it's bonded directly to the rubber outsole for enhanced stability. Airmesh insulation, like neoprene, traps air between your foot and the waterproof shell to keep your feet warm. But unlike neoprene, it dries out overnight so it's ready to go again the next day. A removable EVA midsole cushions your step when you're crossing rocky terrain or jagged river beds. The outsole features Astral's stickiest rubber, G. 55, for reliable grip on slippery surfaces.


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