Handcrafted in Germany.
Lowa's most popular hard-duty backpacking boot, updated for 2013. Ideal for carrying heavy loads, over long distances in rugged terrain and extreme weather conditions. The ankle has been slightly improved with a softer flex than the original Tibet.
Nubuck leather uppers with a seamless and waterproof Gore-Tex® lining to reduce hotspots: a Lowa patented design
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.
The shank consists out of 5mm nylon, full length and width with a PU layer for total support underfoot.
Flexfit: More natural ankle flex and heel fit plus improved stability.
Footbed: Balance footbed with breathable top layer and slow reacting foam provides fit customization. Transports moisture away from the foot, minimizes friction and reduces fatigue.
High wall rubber rand.
Strap-on crampon compatible.
Upper: Nubuck leather.
Lining: Gore-Tex® lining
Stabilizer: 5mm nylon, full lenght
Midsole: PU with SPS Dynamic - designed to help control over-pronation and supination, reducing fatigue and potential injury when covering long distances.
Outsole: Vibram® Masai.
Weight: 1858 g (9US/pair)