The Lowa Mountain Expert GTX Evo Boots for women have all the protective features you need for mixed climbing or heavy backpacking trips . Gore-Tex gives this boot guaranteed waterproof protection that's also highly breathable for your comfort, and the Insulate Pro fleece footbed has an aluminum coating to provide a surprising amount of warmth . The Flexfit-Synchro support ensures an easy ankle flex for a comfortably natural stride whether you're climbing up vertical faces or trekking up steep terrain . Plus the PU Expert midsole includes nylon shank for stability and a TPU plate that enhances rigidity for automatic crampon capability .
The Vibram Dolent sole features an alpine tread design that gives the Mountain Expert high-edging stability for precise footing, and a self-cleaning profile prevents debris build-up between the rubber lugs . This boot also features an X-lacing system that complements the C4 Tongue for a customizable, blister-free fit, and the Flex laces provide an even distribution of pressure for your comfort . Lowa's proprietary Climate control system perforates the lining to pump heat out and bring in a comfortable amount of airflow to keep your feet prime on the mountain . Handcrafted in Italy .
Features of the Lowa Mountain Expert GTX EVO Women's Mountaineering Boots:
- UPPER: Durable mountaineering split leather/CORDURA® & Microfiber .
- LINING: Waterproof GORE-TEX® .
- CLIMATE CONTROL SYSTEM: Perforations in the boot's lining allows air to enter, pumping heat and moisture back out .
- TONGUE STUD/X-LACING: Patent pending tongue stud allows for better pressure distribution .
- C4 TONGUE: Anatomically contoured to cradle the foot in comfort .
- FLEXFIT SYNCHRO Allows for more natural ankle flex and heel fit plus improved stability .
- FOOTBED: Insulate Pro Aluminum-coated with fleece .
- MIDSOLE: PU Expert .
- OUTSOLE: Vibram® Dolent, with full-length TPU stabilizing plate for rigidity to secure crampons .
- STABILIZER: 6 mm nylon .
- I-CORE carbon insert in the sole construction achieves perfect flex and torsional stability for better shock absorption and comfort .
- Best Use: Heavy backpacking, mixed climbing
Specifications of the Lowa Mountain Expert GTX EVO Mountaineering Boots - Women's Backpacking Boots:
- Weight per Pair (W's 6.5): 3.30 lbs / 1497 g
- Manufacturer Warranty: 1 year
"Mountaineering demands a range of skills and Lowa's Mountain Expert GTX can handle it all . They're as light as most hiking boots, yet the firm Vibram sole translates into serious performance on vertical rock and ice." - Hooked on the Great Outdoors Magazine
"I have never owned such a versatile pair of boots ! I've taken them up Rainier, Baker, Shasta in the Cascades, the Great White Icicle in the Wasatch and Mt . Olympus . These boots withstand just about anything." - Gear.com
"Lives up to its name - GREAT for general mountaineering . - Climbing Magazine Gear Guide