La Sportiva Trango Tower Extreme GTX

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A far cry from the bulky alpine boots of yesteryear, the La Sportiva Men's Trango Tower Extreme GTX Mountaineering Boot offers ultralight warmth and support to help you scale towering peaks in remarkable comfort-relatively speaking, at least. After all, if you don't suffer a little, then the mountain wasn't big enough. Gore-Tex Performance Comfort keeps your foot dry when you get caught off-guard by a freak snowstorm in the middle of summer, but still breathes well to keep you from overheating at lower altitudes.

- Mountain Gear

Features of the La Sportiva Trango Tower Extreme GTX Boot Durable abrasion resistant Uppers with HoneycombGuard inserts in High-wear zones Vibram One sole with sticky rubber and edging platforms TPU Midsole with PU inserts for full crampon compatibility 3D Flex ankle for longitudinal lock out and lateral flexibility Collar top gaiter for additional protection and warmth 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 Opposing slanted lugs actually deform upon impact to absorb 20% of the shock imposed upon the body 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

The La Sportiva Men's Trango Tower Extreme GTX Mountaineering Boot combines alpine-worthy performance with comfort fit for long approaches. Its waterproof, breathable Gore-Tex Performance Comfort membrane is insulated to keep warm year-round. La Sportiva's exclusive One sole consists of one of Vibram's more versatile rubber compounds for solid traction from snowy trails to the start of the ice wall. Vibram One includes a stiff TPU midsole with PU inserts for full crampon compatibility.

- Backcountry.com

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