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Asolo Falcon GV
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Pros Out-of-the-box comfort, high top support, lightweightComfortable out of the box, fast and nimble, great stability, support, water resistanceBest choice for rock and snow travel, durable, breathes wellAmazing comfort, stable, great tractionComfort of a trail runner with more support and stability, good all around performance, lightweight
Cons Low profile sole pattern, durability concernsNot as good for warm or hot environments, priceyWider fit, not the best lace locking systemNot as capable in off-trail terrain, rockered sole feels unnatural at firstCould be more breathable, not great traction on smooth rock
Bottom Line Combining great ankle support with low weight, this waterproof boot is an appealing choiceThis boot is a capable beast of stability and protection without weighing you downFor hikers venturing off trail into rocky or snowy terrain, this boot offers stability and traction that no other boot doesThe ultimate in comfort for on-trail enjoymentA proven performer from short walks to intense thru-hikes, with shoe comfort in lightweight boot form
Rating Categories Asolo Falcon GV Salomon Quest 4D 3 GTX Scarpa Zodiac Plus GTX HOKA ONE ONE Kaha GORE-TEX Salomon X Ultra Mid 3 GTX
Comfort (25%)
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Stability (20%)
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Traction (15%)
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Water Resistance (15%)
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Durability (10%)
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Specs Asolo Falcon GV Salomon Quest 4D 3... Scarpa Zodiac Plus... HOKA ONE ONE Kaha... Salomon X Ultra...
Weight per Pair (Size 11) 2.48 lbs 3.30 lbs 2.65 lbs 2.45 lbs 2.28 lbs
Boot Type Lightweight Hiker/Day Hiker Midweight Hiker/Backpacking Boot Midweight Hiker/Backpacking Boot Midweight Hiker/Backpacking Boot Midweight Hiker/Backpacking Boot
Width Options Regular Regular Regular Regular Regular and Wide
Waterproof Lining GORE-TEX extended comfort Gore-Tex Performance Comfort Gore-Tex Gore-Tex Gore-Tex
Upper Water-resistant suede Nubuck leather and textile 1.8mm Suede Perwanger Leather Waterproof PU coated leather
Last Board/Shank Asoloflex 00 SR 4D Advanced Chassis BZ last None Molded shank
Midsole Dual-density EVA Dual density EVA PU + 3D EVA-MP EVA Injected EVA
Sole Vibram MegaGrip ContaGrip Vibram Drumlin / Mont Vibram MegaGrip Non-marking ContaGrip
Warranty 2 years 2 year 1 year 45 day 2 year
Sizes Available 8 - 14 US 7 - 13 US 37 - 48 EU 7 - 14 US 7 - 13 US
Color Options No Yes No Yes Yes
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