La Sportiva G5 Mountaineering Boots - Men's
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Ultra technical boots for dynamic winter environments and high-altitude mountain routes. Their weather protection is maximized with a water-resistant Cordura® gaiter, heat sealed zip, Velcro cover and an inner water-resistant membrane. The rear flex zone aids walking on any type of terrain, and a Boa ratcheting cable lets you make fast, precise adjustments for comfort or accurate foot placements. To keep both volume and weight low, the protective edges are made of a super-light polyurethane TechLite™ while the midsole is insulating honey-combed carbon. All-in-all, the La Sportiva G5 brings together the warmth and security of a double-shell boot with the lightness and agility of a single boot.
- Outer gaiter with a stretch Cordura® water-resistant laminate provides exterior weatherproofness.
- Water-resistant asymmetric zip with a Velcro closure flap for weather protection.
- 4-layer inner boot consists of waterproof Cordura®, felt insulation, PE insulation plus abrasion-resistant inner mesh for dryness and warmth.
- Insulated removable footbed.
- Carbon fibre insole with reinforced honeycomb structure for an insulating air pocket.
- PU midsole reduces weight while creating a rigid climbing platform.
- PU TechLite™ rand, toe cap and heel counter provide full protection.
- Vibram® Matterhorn lugged rubber outsole for cold weather traction and braking.
- Step-in crampon compatible.
|Ideal for||Alpine climbing and mountaineering|
Rubber on the toe and around the boot improves durability. It can also increase grip while scrambling.
Rigid boots with defined toe and heel welts can use compatible step-in crampons or any other type of crampon. Rigid boots with a heel welt but no toe welt can use hybrid crampons or strap-on crampons. Semi-rigid boots can use strap-on crampons only.
Waterproof shoes and boots feature a waterproof-breathable membrane and a gusseted tongue to help keep your feet dry in wet conditions.
|Removable inner boot||No|
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