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Backpacker Magazine – July/August 2013

Gear Review: Mammut T Advanced GTX Boot

Boots that can handle the up-and-down with ease.

by: Dan Larson

Mammut T Advanced GTX (Photo by Ben Fullerton)
Mammut T Advanced GTX (Photo by Ben Fullerton)
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Peakbaggers gravitated to the T Advanced for its up- and downhill performance. Deep, wide channels throughout the Vibram sole grip in thick mud, and beveled lugs in the heel and toe add bite while ascending and descending. The wide, flared heel platform delivers downhill braking, a rubber toe bumper adds protection, and a thick EVA midsole cushions feet on long approaches. $179; 3 lbs. 4 oz.; m’s 7.5-14, w’s 5-10.5; mammut.ch



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