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Scarpa combined multi-sport performance with all-around-town style in the Expresso, a light and fast shoe for trails, rails, and the everyday mad dash that simply roasts the competition.

- Mountain Gear

CLOSEOUTS . Any way up the mountain turns into an ?Express?-way with Scarpa?s Expresso shoes. Breathable mesh upper is fortified with durable nubuck, and features protective toe and heel caps. Removable cushioned insole EVA midsole Rubber climbing dot outsole Weight: 1 lb. 10 oz. pr. By Scarpa of Italy Medium width Made in Italy. Visit our Shoe Sizing Guide Available Colors: BLACK/BIEGE. Sizes: 37, 37.5, 38, 38.5, 39, 39.5, 40, 40.5, 41, 41.5, 42, 42.5, 43, 43.5, 44, 44.5, 45, 45.5, 46, 46.5, 47, 48.

- Sierra Trading Post

The Scarpa Expresso is built for moving light and fast- on the approach or on route. A sticky Climbing Dot sole helps you scramble over rocks or boulder at your favorite crag blurring the line between approach and climbing shoe.

- CampSaver.com

Free Shipping. Scarpa Expresso Shoe (Fall 2009) Is the Expresso Boot by Scarpa an approach shoe or a climbing shoe? It's both! Built on a climbing shoe last, this light and breathable shoe will not only get you to the base but to the top of many moderate climbs as well. Built for moving light and fast.Features:Upper: Mesh/NubuckLining: VellutinaMidsole: EVASole: Climbing dotLast: Climbing shoe lastWeight: 648g (42)Scarpa Product WarrantySCARPA products are covered by a 1 year limited warranty from the original date of purchase. This warranty covers defects in materials and workmanship. Damage that is due to normal use and wear, abuse or accidents is not covered by this warranty. Products that have been resoled or otherwise modified are excluded from this warranty. Fit is not covered by this warranty. Except as otherwise specified above. SCARPA MAKES NO WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION ANY WARRANTY OF MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, OR ANY WARRANTY AS TO THE DESIGN CONDITION OR QUALITY OF MATERIALS AND WORKMANSHIP TO THE PURCHASER OF THE GOODS PURCHASED HEREBY OR ANY OTHER PERSON WHATSOEVER.SCARPA North America, Inc. reserves the right to make all warranty determinations which may include but are not limited to repair, replacement or credit for the product. If it is determined that there is no warranty issue with the returned product, the product will be returned to the dealer with a note of explanation.We ask that dealers are our first line of service in the warranty evaluation process, and prefer that all consumer warranty returns be handled through an authorized SCARPA dealer.

- Moosejaw

Cinch up the technical Scarpa Men's Expresso Approach Shoe for gnarly approaches and easy fifth-class climbing. Scarpa built this progressive approach shoe on a modified rock shoe last with a tight profile and supportive heel section. The mesh and nubuck upper breathes moisture during marathon ridge traverses and the sticky dot-rubber sole and rubber toe rand let you grip with precision when it matters most.

- Backcountry.com

Scarpa Expresso


The Expresso has been discontinued.

previously retailed for:
$43.95 - $119.95

The Scarpa Expresso is not available from the stores we monitor. It was last seen January 15, 2013 at Mountain Gear.

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