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Price $76.83 at REI
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Pros Lightweight, good technical climbing abilityLightweight, great climbing ability, comfortableSupportive, comfortable, durableComfortable, supportive, less expensiveBreathable, lightweight, climbs well
Cons Stiff for long hikes, expensiveNot as durable as someHeavier, more expensiveLess precise climbing ability, heavyLess comfortable for long hikes
Bottom Line This shoe excels in weight and climbing ability but lags behind in hiking comfortThanks to its lightweight design, comfortable build, and top-notch climbing ability, this shoe is an all-around winnerThis is a supportive, durable shoe that's made for big missions in the mountainsA well-rounded and fairly-priced product that impressed us much more than we expectedGreat breathability and climbing ability at a low weight and decent price
Rating Categories Konseal FL La Sportiva TX2 - Women's La Sportiva TX4 - Women's Grand Traverse Scarpa Air Crux - Women's
Climbing Ability (35%)
8
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7
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7
Hiking Comfort (25%)
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Support (20%)
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Weight & Packability (20%)
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Specs Konseal FL La Sportiva TX2 -... La Sportiva TX4 -... Grand Traverse Scarpa Air Crux -...
Weight per Pair (in oz) 19.8 oz 16.8 oz 21.0 oz 22.6 oz 19.1 oz
Sole Rubber Vibram MegaGrip Vibram MegaGrip Vibram MegaGrip Vibram Ibex w/ IdroGrip & MegaGrip Vibram Vertical Approach, Megagrip
Width Options Regular Regular Regular Regular Regular
Upper Single-layer ripstop mesh Polyester mesh Leather Leather knit polyester mesh
Midsole Injected EVA Traverse Lite Traverse Injection MIMIlex Molded EVA 2D EVA-MP
Sizes Available 5 - 10 US 36 - 43 EU 36-43 EU 6-11 US 36-42 EU
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