Retailers' Descriptions

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The Scarpa Men's Proton GTX Shoe is a waterproof shoe for trail and alpine runs. Whether you're hitting your local trails at the park or taking it to the mountains for more of a challenge, the full Gore-TEX; liner will provide waterproof, breathable protection in wet weather. Tackle a fall hike or move faster at a run, the Vibram; Genesis Outsole will grip the tough terrain at your pace. Features of the Scarpa Men's Proton GTX Shoe Gore-Tex Extended Comfort Technology provides breathable, waterproof protection Dual-Density EVA Midsole for a cushioned ride External heel counter for rear-foot stability Synthetic leather and mesh Upper breathes well and dries quickly Outsole Features optimal lug construction for outstanding traction

- Moosejaw refers to the men's version

Shoulder season? Winter in the Cascades? Perfect conditions to lace up the Proton GTX. A full Gore-Tex(R) liner provides breathability while keeping your feet dry. A dual-density EVA midsole (10mm drop) provides SCARPA's most plush cushioning, with a heel cage for stability and support. Synthetic leather on the upper requires no break in, but gives ample protection. In low-abrasion areas mesh is used for better breathability and weight savings. Tough enough for any trail - no matter if you're running or hiking. Features: - Upper: Synthetic Leather & Polyester mesh - Lining: Gore-Tex(R) Extended Comfort Technology - Insole: H-EVA Plate - Midsole: Compression Molded EVA - Sole: Vibram Genesis - Weight: 354g; 12.5oz (1/2 pair size 42)

- LeftLane Sports refers to the men's version

Shoulder season? Winter in the Cascades? These are perfect conditions for lacing up the men's Scarpa Proton GTX trail-running shoes. Gore-Tex(R) Extended Comfort breathes yet keeps your feet dry.

- REI refers to the men's version

If sheer ridgelines and thin air is your thing, look no further than the Scarpa Men's Proton GTX Trail Running Shoe to provide confidence underfoot as you navigate tricky terrain. However, the Proton can also be used as a fast-and-light hiking shoe, allowing you to waffle between activities with ease. The Proton features a mesh upper for subtle ventilation, while the synthetic overlays provide structural support and protection to safeguard you from trail-side obstacles. A durable heel cage further promotes stability, without infringing upon your natural stride, and the protective toe and heel randing bolster your defense against errant roots and rocks. More importantly, though, the Proton is equipped with a Gore-Tex membrane, which ensures breathable performance and waterproof protection, making the Proton ideal for saddle season or wet climate adventures. A low-profile EVA midsole attenuates shock and assures day-long comfort, and the high-density EVA trail plate protects you from harsh objects. And, not to mention, the Vibram Genesis outsole maintains rip and grip in loose, yet gritty hardpack and rocky, rooted trails alike.

- Backcountry.com refers to the men's version

One of the basic building blocks of a quality run, the Scarpa Proton GTX Running shoes will have you in a positive state. Its compression molded EVA midsole gives you underfoot comfort and protection, while the Vibram Outsole delivers the grip you need. Whether it's a wet morning slog, or an afternoon jog, the Proton GTX will have you feeling great. PRODUCT FEATURES: Upper: Synthetic Leather & Polyester mesh Lining: Gore-Tex Extended Comfort Technology Insole: H-EVA Plate Midsole: Compression Molded EVA Sole: Vibram Genesis Last: TRP Weight: 354g; 12.5oz (1/2 pair size 42)

- Appalachian Outdoors refers to the men's version

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