Our 2022 Hiking, Scrambling & Mountaineering Boot Selection - Men's Boots
We will be carrying 5 brands of boots this year:
The AKU boot is for hikers looking for a boot that provides maximum protection and comfort of fit during the many hours of use. The new IMS3 - Exoskeleton sole in dual density PU features a level of lightness at the top of the backpacking category, making the Superalp GTX a high quality boot for hikes and backpacking trips in the Rockies.
The DFS Rock collection uses a ground breaking Dual Fit System (“DFS”) to give you both maximum comfort during your approach and high performance fit while climbing and scrambling. The Rock DFS has two separate lace zones that utilize lightweight webbing that wraps around and under your foot which enables you to customize your shoe for the fit you want. The Rock DFS midsole incorporates a lightweight EVA foam for cushioning and a polyurethane heel for durability and support. The midsole is then wrapped with sticky climbing rubber to protect your shoe and to provide extra grip. Together with a Vibram Approcciosa sole with Megagrip, the resulting Rock DFS offers a high-performance approach shoe for all day comfort.
AKU Selvatica GTX Men's Approach Shoe
The Selvatica GTX is a great lightweight rugged shoe for moving quickly over varied terrain through the mountains in total comfort. The Polyurethane ribs overlaid on AKU's AIR8000 Fabric gives a secure optimized fit with enhanced breathability, giving you the ability to cover the ground you want for as long as you need it. An Exclusive Vibram Selvatica Mega-Grip sole is optimized with AKU's ELICA technology to provide better comfort, traction, and stability with every step. OrthoLite breathable insoles, with optimum shock absorption.
One-piece full grain water resistant leather upper that offers comfort and protection while the Gore-Tex Performance Comfort Footwear lining guarantees waterproofness and breathability. Co-injected two-density polyurethane midsole gives comfort, stability and cushioning. High-tech Asolo/Vibram Triple Power Structure outsole, stands out for its three shock absorbers at the points of greatest impact with the ground, has a self-cleaning design and offers grip and precision in all types of terrains. The Micro Pully System lacing system ensures a fast, precise and customizable lace up.
The archetypal trekking boot, the Alaska GTX® is an absolute classic, suitable for hiking and hunting adventures. Good stability makes this boot suitable for trips with a heavy pack in rough terrain. This boot is durable, and has a waterproof and breathable Gore-tex® lining. Higher uppers provide additional protection while a Vibram sole provides traction.
The Tatra II Wide GTX is a high quality hiking boot. It's lightweight, yet sturdy construction makes it ideal for a wide variety of trips in the Rockies. Durably waterproof and breathable Gore-tex® lining. The vibram sole, designed especially by Hanwag – allows the foot to roll exceptionally smoothly.
Climbing performance meets hiking comfort. These boots are ideal for alpine rock climbing, demanding via ferratas and high-alpine tours in summer. Lightweight and flexible with a hybrid crampon-compatible sole.
The Trovat Guide II High GTX® Men is the new mountain hiking shoe in this product family, building on and improving the properties of the previous incarnation. It features almost the same last and materials as its predecessor to ensure the same excellent fit. However, the Trovat Guide II High GTX® Men has been fine-tuned to unveil a fresh new look for the mountains. Base Fit 2.0® provides firm support for the heel. The selected memo foam creates an individualized fit at the heel, while the elasticated tongue construction makes the shoe easier to put on. A shoe that will accompany you reliably through the mountains.
Mammut Ducan Low GTX Men's Hiking Shoe
The flexible all-rounder in the mountains. A unique combination of cutting-edge technologies gives the Ducan Low GTX unbeatable comfort in technical terrain and makes it an unparalleled companion in the mountains. It uses the innovative Mammut Flextron Technology with a spring-steel sole to stabilize the foot without any impairment in comfort. The MAMMUT Georganic 3D Technology creates a cut tailored to the foot, giving the shoe an impressively comfortable fit. The vibram sole results in an innovative hiking shoe offering greater grip and a more sure-footed step to take you safely through pathless terrain. An anatomical last and asymmetric lacing add the finishing touches to the shoe's design.
Built for hiking and backpacking trips, the Lowa Camino GTX hiking boot for men offers a stable, supportive design and many features to improve comfort such as the Lowa Flex lacing system and Gore-Tex waterproof and breathable liners. Rubber toe and heel caps protect the durable leather uppers from rocks and scree.
If you are looking for new hiking boots, please remember that there is no one boot that fits everyone so we invite you to visit our store for a professional fitting.