La Sportiva Light Hiking Boots"
This boot has everything I was looking for in a Gore-Tex (read Pacific NW), mid-weight, short-backpacking-trip hiking boot. My feet are medium to wideish, size 7, and these fi…
- Susan, 04/03/10
Olympic Peninsula, WA
I wear a 2A width and slipped these on and they fit! I usually have to wear two pair of thick socks to get hiking boots to fit, but these are like a glove! The top loop eyel…
- Stan, 07/07/09
I hike various rugged terrain, and need a boot that is affordable and can hold up to its fair share of abuse. these boots are by far the best light hiker i have ever worn. the…
- Ben, 11/03/11
These are awesome boots. Very comfortable, completely waterproof, and very fun to hike in. They took virtually no time to break in and are stylish too. Vibram, goretex, how…
- Jeremy, 11/29/11
These boots are great. They work great for day hikes and backpacking.I haven't taken them on any long trips yet but I am sure they will work great. The recycled materials are…
- Jared, 01/21/11
These boots seem to run a little big. I am usually a 9 but ordered an 8.5 by accident. I was really nervous they wouldn't fit with thick hiking socks on, but they fit great!…
- Janine, 11/22/12
I wrote the first review on this product after wearing them out for the first time. Second time at the crag, one of the suede grommets blew out. Heartbreaking, because I love…
- David, 11/09/12
These shoes fit a little tight compared with hiking boots of the same size, but they're supposed to be for approaches. They're a lot lighter and a lot better for edging than…
- David, 10/07/12
La Sportiva Lightweight Hiking Boots
If you love enjoying nature while preserving it, you'll want to pay attention. La Sportiva light hiking boots come as eco friendly as it gets. La Sportiva Men's FC ECO 4.0 GTX Boot is a high cut hiking boot made with, you guessed it... recycled materials. The FC ECO 4.0 GTX guarantees maximum ankle protection and breathing ability for your feet with Gore Tex lining.
The insoles and laces which are made of 100% recycled polyester combine mystical powers with recycled EVA from production so waste is reduced to 0 without compromising performance. Who could say no to that? More importantly what kind Earth and nature loving person would?
La Sportiva hiking boots FC system is based on the design of the uppers which identifies two points in correspondence with the foot's natural flex points to allow maximum freedom of movement and support. Make sure to check out La Sportiva light hiking boots to find the perfect pair you'll want and need for those hikes.
If you're looking for something a bit more heavy duty for those moon landings and mountain peak photo ops, be sure to check out La Sportiva mountaineering boots.