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If you treat backpacking like a sport, the Quest Prime GTX?? is the boot that gets you more wins. Super light and designed for optimum cushioning and protection, it helps you go faster and farther in total comfort.. . Waterproof split suede leather upper: Split-suede leather materials allow for longer wear and durability. Water Resistant textile . Sensifit???: Sensifit cradles the foot from the midsole to the lacing system, providing a secure, snug, and virtually customized fit all around the foot. Heel Strap. Lace Locker. High-Traction Contagrip?? outsole. injected EVA midsole. Advanced Chassis???: Salomon???s lightweight advanced chassis, placed between the outsole and midsole, maximizes motion control, energy management, and push-through protection for an efficient, stable and responsive ride. Molded shank. GORE-TEX?? Extended Comfort Footwear Membrane: Gore-Tex?????s Extended Comfort Footwear is guaranteed to keep you dry and offers an extended range of comfort. Engineered to be used during high-output activities, GORE-TEX?? Extended Comfort Footwear is used in Salomon???s adventure racing and mountain running footwear, where superior waterproof protection and enhanced breathability are essential.. Protective heel cap: Provides rearfoot stability and protection.. Protective rubber toe cap: The right solution for the toe protection in mountain and trail environments. Mud guard. OrthoLite?? sockliner combines a specific Ortholite?? foam and an EVA heel cup. Ortholite?? foam creates a cooler, drier, healthier, and better-cushioned environment under the foot. It will not break down or lose effectiveness over time.. Recycled tire content to protect the environment.. EVA heel cups allows for a better heel support and added cushioning.. Weight: 20.12 oz. (570g). Midsole height: 10 mm / 22 mm. Imported.

- EMS refers to the men's version

Protection and cushioning combine with an outstanding fit in the sturdy, lightweight Salomon Quest Prime GTX waterproof hiking boots for men. They're designed for nimble trekking in dry comfort.

- REI refers to the men's version

The Salomon Men's Quest Prime GTX Boot is a lightweight boot for protection on the trail. With athletic style and comfort, this boot puts a little speed into backpacking and doesn't skimp on the comfort. The mid height protects the ankles while a Gore-TEX; lining protects against rain, Snow, mud puddles and shallow creeks. Charge the trail and tackle various terrain with plenty of lugs in the High traction Contagrip; Outsole. Features of the Salomon Men's Quest Prime GTX Boot Membrane: Gore-Tex extended comfort footwear Outsole: High traction contagrip Chassis: Advanced chassis Midsole: Injected EVA Molded shank Sockliner: Ortholite Water resistant textile Waterproof split suede leather Mud guard Protective heel cap Protective rubber toe cap Protective synthetic toe cap Heel strap Lace locker SensiFit Heel foam Gusseted tongue

- Moosejaw refers to the men's version

If you aspire to thru-hike the Appalachian Trail, Continental Divide, or just a new backpacking route with the gang, you need dependable footwear that will provide comfort and stability mile after mile. Salomon's Quest Prime GTX Hiking Boot packs all the support and cushioning you'd expect from burly leather footwear in a much lighter package than you'd expect. Weighing in at only 20 ounces, the Quest Primes have an athletic silhouette and provide a breathable and impenetrable shield from the elements thanks to its Gore-Tex membrane and Extended Comfort liner. Rugged Contagrip soles with a generous rubber toe cap protects toes from stumbles and sharp rocks, while the plush, supportive Ortholite footbed and EVA midsole absorbs shock during long days on the trail.

- Backcountry.com refers to the men's version

Salomon Footwear Quest Prime GTX Backpacking Boot - Men's-Magnet/Blk/Red Dalhia-Medium-8.5.

- CampSaver.com refers to the men's version

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