WHAT'S WITHIN...

when you push a little harder, a little faster, a little longer?

FIND OUT

MEN'S BACKPACKING BOOTS

Summit GTX

$219.99 USD MSRP

Summit GTX product photo
Summit GTX product photo Summit GTX product photo Summit GTX product photo Summit GTX product photo Summit GTX product photo Summit GTX product photo

MEN'S BACKPACKING BOOTS

Summit GTX

Features: Waterproof | Widths

$219.99 USD MSRP

Rated 4 out of 5 by 3 reviewers.

Some adventures call for more. Bigger pack, more grit, longer days…and boots crafted with soul. We use 2.6mm waterproof full grain leather from one of the few remaining tanneries in the US. It’s gorgeous, it’s tough, it’s classic. Vibram’s® Summit sole features lugs that grip throughout your stride, with dual-density EVA and polyurethane between you and the trail. Heirloom boots worthy of your best.

MEN'S MEDIUM: 7 | 7.5 | 8 | 8.5 | 9 | 9.5 | 10 | 10.5 | 11 | 11.5 | 12 | 13 | 14 | 15
MEN'S WIDE: 8 | 8.5 | 9 | 9.5 | 10 | 10.5 | 11 | 11.5 | 12 | 13


Coffee Bean
Coffee Bean
  • OVERVIEW
  • CONSTRUCTION
WHAT'S IT FOR
  • Backpacking
BENEFITS
  • Premium materials
  • Innovative comfort system
FEATURES
  • GORE-TEX® with Performance Comfort Technology
  • USA Tanned Waterproof Leather
STATS
  • WEIGHT : 3 lbs. 14 oz. (1752g)
  • LAST : Summit
  • UPPER : 2.6mm Waterproof Full Grain Leather
  • FOOTBED : Dual Density EVA
  • MIDSOLE : Dual Density Polyurethane
  • OUTSOLE : Vasque Exclusive Vibram® Summit with XSTrek Compound
UPPER

Premium, 2.6mm USA tanned waterproof leather upper is complemented with a supple garment leather collar and all metal, low friction lace eyelets with locking hook at the ankle. A nylon injected lasting board is tuned to be stiffer in the heel and midfoot for stability while allowing natural flex in the forefoot. Molded polyurethane comfort pods are recessed in at the heel and forefoot. GORE-TEX® waterproof membrane keeps the foot dry and comfortable.

SOLE

Unique, Vasque proprietary, Vibram® Summit sole is designed with a mix of geometric and organic lugs, increasing ground contact and stability. A stable yet responsive dual density polyurethane midsole assures all day comfort as well as control on demanding trail sections.

Rated 5 out of 5 by Taken me around the world I purchased these boots back in 2011 (or a pair closely resembling), and I have been beyond happy with my purchase. These boots have taken me to very rugged terrain in Central and South America, for months of abuse in streams, thick mud and rocks; they are still going strong. Along side their durability, they are remarkably comfortable. While it takes a bit to wear them in, these feel like an extension to my body now. The only "problem" is that one of the metal eyelets have snapped off halfway down the boot. Not a problem at all, and understandable for what they've been through. I'd hate to see these boots go, but I'll be sure to buy a new pair from here when that happens. August 1, 2014
Rated 2 out of 5 by Poor quality I have had four pairs of Vasque hiking/backpacking boots. None of which have made it two years without something major going wrong with the boot. I've had the rubber crack through the entire sole, plastic toe cover peel completely off, and have had the boot completely fall apart after one year of hiking. The goretex on this boot will not last because of the poor quality of the construction. I would never recommend this or any of vasque's boots to anyone who hikes or mountaineers. June 4, 2014
Rated 5 out of 5 by Durable and comfortable I have had mine for 5 years now, and I have hiked many miles in them. They are the best walking boots I have ever had on my feet, and I have tried many brands and styles. I have taken them into the Grand Canyon twice, Mt. Mitchel, Linville Gorge, and many other places. They barely show the wear. They are not light or airy, but if you need tough boots for hard terrain, these are great. May 14, 2014
1-3 of 3

YOU MAY ALSO LIKE

WHERE TO BUY YOUR
Summit GTX

You can purchase this shoe by using one of the following options:

BUY ONLINE

Select your size and we'll let you know which websites have it in stock.


FIND A STORE

Find a Vasque retailer near you. Be sure to call ahead to check product availability.

FIND A STORE
×

Compatibility View

You are using a version of Internet Explorer whose Browser Mode and Document Mode are not allowing correct display. Please press your F12 key and set Browser Mode and Document mode to the highest versions available.

This site is not compatible with versions of Internet Explorer older than 8. Please update to a newer browser version or use an alternate web browser e.g. Mozilla Firefox or Google Chrome.

×