Columbia Sportswear Peakfreak Boot OutDry

Brand: Columbia Sportswear

Model: Peakfreak Boot OutDry

New model for this year (Do not check this option if this model was listed as new in last year’s Gear Guide)A perfect blend of lightweight and support in a trail product. Designed for those who crave unparalleled support in a boot in it’s lightest form. Backpacking, hiking, trekking, or simply traversing long stretches by those who want sturdiness without all the extras.

Upper: Innovative external Techlite Fit integrated with a nylon frame creates a lightweight, yet very rigid support system. The Techlite frame creates a soft interface for the foot and ankle – the nylon frame provides the needed firmness for protection and support. Simple ballistic body mesh construction provides a seamless yet snug fit. Waterproof/breathable OutDry membrane keeps you dry and comfortable.

Midsole: Techlite FluidFrame runs in a U-shape from the forefoot to the heel, providing foot guidance when you need it on the trail. This shoe features a midfoot shank to provide additional support on long hikes and a forefoot rock guard to keep your feet safe.

Outsole: Omni-Grip rubber featuring a heel crash zone. A size variance of multidirectional lugs for traction on a variety of surfaces, smaller in the toe for extra grip while descending or gripping the trail.