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Salomon Footwear Quest Prime GTX Backpacking Boot - Mens Canteen/Wren/Martini Olive Medium 10.

- CampSaver.com refers to the men's version

If you treat backpacking like a sport, the Quest Prime GTX

- EMS refers to the men's version

Built for nimble support and dry comfort while backpacking, the sturdy yet light Salomon Quest Prime GTX hiking boots combine fit with lightweight cushioning and waterproof/breathable protection.

- 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