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Who knew the famous comfort, durability, and versatility of the Merrell Moab could be improved?
I came for their looks. I stayed for their all-day comfort and all-terrain performance.
Put these world-class treks on your bucket list, and get the right footwear for success
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Sometimes, you need a boot that can stand up to the toughest terrain.
Bonus: the Scarpa Ribelle HD is crampon compatible.
Every piece of gear starts off new and shiny. But then come the miles. And the rocks. And the sun and the rain and the marmots. The stuff that lasts becomes part of our trip memories, intertwined with the journey. We keep using these things because we love them—and we love bucking our throwaway culture. Guides, editors, and testers share some all-time favorites here, and we hope your shiny new gear will someday look the same.
Extreme conditions call for extreme boots.
Strut into savings with this trusty mid-cut.