Named for the rugged mountain peak that overlooks our valley in Montana, the 7 inch Hardscrabble Hiker is as tough a hiking boot as you will find. The thick 2.8 mm full grain leather uppers with heavily padded collars provide solid support with exceptional comfort. High traction K-Talon outsoles with stiff nylon midsoles keep you from slipping in rough terrain while the waterproof, breathable Windtex membrane assures your feet stay dry. Don't let its classic good looks fool you, the Kenetrek Hardscrabble Hiker is a tough-as-nails mountain boot built for use on or off the trail. 3.7 lbs. Men's size med (7-12,13,14,15,16) wide (8-12,13). *note: sizes 15 & 16 have an oversized charge of $25. Made in Italy.
Special Features of the Kenetrek Mountain Boots
1). Super Thick Full Grain Leather Uppers - Kenetrek Mountain Boots have 2.8 mm thick premium full grain leather uppers utilizing a one piece vamp construction with no seams down the tongue. This increases abrasion resistance and makes the boots even more waterproof!
2). Extra Padded Soft Leather Collars - The extra padding in these collars along with the flex-notch design makes the Mountain Boots more comfortable than any other mountain boots out there.
3). Heavy Duty Midsoles - Full length 7 mm Nylon midsoles with steel shanks provide extra support in uneven terrain.
4). Rubber Sole Guards - Reinforced Rubber Sole Guards give extra protection against rock abrasion.
5). Waterproof and Breathable Flexible Membranes - WindTex membranes are waterproof and breathable with great elasticity making them very durable.
6). Insulated or Non-insulated Styles - Kenetrek Mountain Boots are available with Thinsulate Insulation that provides warmth without the bulk or non-insulated styles for warmer weather.
7). Lightweight Construction with the High Traction K-Talon Outsoles - It is truly amazing how incredibly light in weight these boots are! Kenetrek's exclusive outsole design with its deep relief and open tread pattern provides serious multi directional bite in snow, mud, or dry ground. Traction Teeth at the toe and heel give extra grip going up and down hills while perimeter Side Lugs provide grip when side-hilling.