A supportive boot for longer/multi day treks or mountain walking.
A grippy Vibram sole unit combined with EVA cushioning and a full stiffening plate/shank gives underfoot support needed for heavy duty trekking and mountain walking, also suitable for glacier crossings etc. with a flexible crampon.
Full suede leather upper with a full protective rubber rand, stiffened toe box, increased lateral support in the heel and ankle combine to support and protect the foot.
- Suede Leather upper
- Waterproof and Breathable MP+ membrane
- Full plate stiffened midsole
- EVA cushioning
- Vibram sole
- Ortholite insole
- Weight: 625g
- Upper: Suede Leather with Thermoplastic support structure
- Lining: MP+ membrane
- Insole: Ortholite Textile/EVA
- Midsole: EVA
- Outsole: Vibram Rubber
Always wash off mud while still wet. Allow to dry naturally. Remove insoles and clean, remove dirt from inside boot.
Do not use washing machine, tumble dryer, radiators etc.
Regularly use a suitable suede leather waterproofing conditioner
On Tuesday 11th January Olivier invited me to attempt a traverse of the Chartreuse Alps. The objective was not to do an express spring crossing with competition skis, but a crossing alone in the world, in fresh snow, and in touring mode.
The desire to go on an expedition with friends became more and more present following a rather peculiar year 2020. Given the difficulties of going abroad, we decided this year to stay in the French massifs...