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For the backpacker seeking waterproof boots that support moderate pack loads, La Sportiva men's Pyramid GTX hiking boots offer 360deg GORE-TEX(R) SURROUND(R) waterproof breathable protection.
- REI refers to the men's version
The La Sportiva Men's Pyramid GTX Hiking Boot is a mid height boot for backpacking. Short weekends to long weeks and even months on the trail, the waterproof, breathable Gore-TEX; Surround; membrane protects the feet from wet trails and rainy weather. The compression molded EVA Midsole stabilizes and cushions under the foot in unstable terrain while the Nano Outsole with Vibram; XS-Trek compound grips. Features of the La Sportiva Men's Pyramid GTX Hiking Boot High-cut and comfortable leather hiking boot Breathable Gore-Tex-surround Technology Upper: Perforated nubuck leather / nano-cell air-mesh / pu-Tech lite toe and heel counters Lining: Gore-Tex- surround Midsole: 5mm Ortholite insole / compression molded eva/ stb control tpu inserts and Nylon mesh / Gore-Tex - surround aeration channels Sole: Vibram nano xs trek compound with impact brake system Extremely breathable all around and durably waterproof Keeps your feet dry and comfortably cool all around Ideal for moderate and warmer conditions Innovative open sole construction Designed to reduce up to 20% of the impact forces acting on the feet, legs and back with each step while walking on hard ground Due to the slanted and opposing angles of the lugs, the impact forces Are reduced Impact brake system soles also offer superior grip on very steep terrain increase traction by 20% due to the sculpted heel brake, offset lugs and the synergy with the asymmetric axis of the foot
- Moosejaw refers to the men's version