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It can be tough to find a shoe that will perform well both hiking to your route, as well as scrambling up anything technical to get there, not to mention being able to actually perform while climbing. Lucky for you, there's the La Sportiva Men's Boulder X Mid GTX Approach Shoe. La Sportiva started with a durable leather upper to ensure that the shoe won't break down on you. A Gore-Tex lining keeps your feet nice and dry, since you don't want to pull a wet foot out of your shoe when you roll up to start your climb. The Vibram sole with La Sportiva's Impact Brake System makes sure that you have a sure grip on your whole trek, no matter how many banana slugs you might accidentally step on. To keep these stiff enough to hike comfortably with a pack, La Sportiva made them board lasted.
CLOSEOUTS . With plenty of padding and protection, La Sportivaand#39;s Boulder X mid hiking boots are versatile, lightweight footwear for mixed terrain and wet conditions. The suede upper has a padded collar, protective rand and the sticky rubber of a Vibramand#174; Idro-Grip outsole. Available Colors: LIME, NUGGET. Sizes: 39.5, 40.5, 41.5, 42, 42.5, 43, 43.5, 44.5, 45, 46, 46.5, 47, 38, 39, 40, 41, 45.5, 36, 36.5, 37, 37.5, 38.5, 47.5.
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The La Sportiva Men's Boulder X Mid GTX Boot is an approach shoe meets boot for protection and traction on Technical terrain. Ready for different types of weather, but performing best in spring and summer, the Gore-TEX lining keeps feet dry when it's wet while the leather, AirMesh and Vibram rubber rands through the Upper protect against debris and rock. Enjoy ankle support with the mid-height and underfoot support and comfort thanks to a Micropore EVA Midsole and 2mm LaSpEVA. Gripping everything from scree to a well packed trail is a Vibram Idro-Grip V-Smear(TM) Outsole to help you to the top of the 14er and back. Features of the La Sportiva Men's Boulder X Mid GTX Boot Stout leather Uppers on the outside for durability and Gore-Tex on the inside to keep you dry Mythos to-the-toe lacing system lets you crank the shoe down in High Performance situations Sticky vibram Idro-Grip Outsole for maximum Climbing Performance Ankle protection for those long days when you stumble out in the dark Vibram? Idro-Grip V-Smear? sole with Impact Brake System? that increases braking power and decreases impact force Air mesh in the Upper is an extremely durable, breathable mesh that keeps you dry and comfortable Board lasted provides rigidity to help on edges
With a Gore-Tex liner and ankle protection, this mid height approach shoe is perfect for late spring and summer conditions in the Rockies, Sierras, the PNW or New England. A sticky Vibram? X-Traction Idro Grip outsole provides excellent traction and grip. The all leather upper is breathable and durable and takes a beating in scree, wide cracks and sharp moraine while protecting your ankles. The patented Mythos lacing system provides uniform tension across the foot for a great fit. A 2mm polypropylene insole protects your feet from trail obstacles and adds excellent support when humping loads. This shoe is a versatile tool that lets you kick steps, hike with a large pack, negotiate technical terrain and reach your destination. Features Stout leather uppers on the outside for durability and Gore-Tex on the inside to keep you dry Mythos to-the-toe lacing system lets you crank the shoe down in high performance situations Sticky Vibram Idro-Grip outsole for maximum climbing performance Ankle protection for those long days when you stumble out in the dark