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Editors' Choice Award
For climbing where footwork is key, look no further than the Miura VS
Top Pick Award
These high performance slippers from La Sportiva work well in almost all arenas, from cracks to steep sport climbs
From tufas to granite boulders, these are a steep climbers dream
Top Pick Award
From toeing in on steep terrain to standing on small holds to heel hooking, this shoe does it all
For steep terrain where an aggressive shape and an asymmetrical toe box are your friend, go for the Solution
Top Pick Award
The combination of features and comfort make the Maestro a crack climbing, multi-pitch machine
This shoe will give you confidence on the smallest of holds and the thinnest of cracks
The Up Lace shines in the multi-pitch trad realm - comfort, stiffness, and crack climbing abilities are the name of the game
Though not our least favorite shoe in the pack, they are certainly not the highest performing model we tested
These shoes are great for vertical to steep sport climbing and bouldering
This downturned, stiff shoe is both sensitive and aggressive for toeing in to small holds on steep walls
For toe hooks, heel hooks, and other steep-climbing shenanigans, these are the ticket
This soft slipper makes for a comfortable and precise shoe for the intermediate climber
While they did moderately well in overall performance, this model is impressive because of its comfortable design
Best Buy Award
An ideal shoe for a beginner climber - these are soft, comfortable, and great for moderate terrain
The Gomi is designed to scum, hook, and smear onto all matter of footholds found in the steeps
Best Buy Award
A shoe that is great for all-day wear and is easy to take on and off
This shoe is incredibly stiff and runs small, making it challenging to break-in
The Focus has a stiff midsole that helps you stand on edges, but lacks sensitivity

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