Monday, June 3, 2013

VASQUE, OBOZ Fall/Winter 2013/14 Hiking/Winter Boots

Outdoor Retailer/SLC

Hailing from Red Wing. MN-VASQUE's insulated boots protect wearers, comfortably-with a molded EVA midsole and a TPU shank for stability. PLUS-a  ColdHold Compound made of a dual density rubber sole with sharper lugs on the perimeter that grabs snow and ice---while the center lugs defy freezing temps remaining pliable to grab onto irregular terrain for traction.

nice detail-water resistant, quick release side zipper
Fall/Winter 2013/14- new pull-on Northstar UD-insulated w/ 200gms 3M Thinsulate, uppers-waterproof 1.6mm full grain leather and proprietary Ultradry™ waterproof membrane. Men's-right, Women's-Left

felt wool accents...burly boot! $149.99

side zip-easy on/off

ColdHold Compound made of a dual density rubber sole with sharper lugs on the perimeter that grabs snow and ice---while the center lugs defy freezing temps remaining pliable to grab onto irregular terrain for traction
What ELSE we had time for-----
RIFT-available now-Women's=Good looking kicks-w/ all Vasque comfort/tech details---in a lean day hiker/all-around the town-er. To the toe lacing for a great fit

Vibram® Spider sole made with Idrogrip compound for superior grip, tri-density EVA midsole, alb,6oz
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OBOZ Footwear-from the great state of Montana---expands its "True to the Trail" mission with buy a pair, we'll plant a tree going on (Bravo)...aka ONE MORE TREE.

New for Fall 2013.

toe cap








Women's midcut light hiking boot-Nova Mid BDry-is a waterproof/breathable kick using Oboz' proprietary BDry lining---plus lightweight, non-abrasive mesh (breathable) and waterproof nubuck leather overlay (stability)---PLUS---board-lasted construction, dual-density EVA midsole for cushioning, the supportive/cushioning BFit Deluxe insole (with shaped heel pocket and perforations for added breathability + airflow)...and the proprietary Granite Peak...that...(and we quote)...is a cushioning dual density EVA midsole and a shank, complemented by a structural TPU chassis which is sandwiched between the midsole and outsole. The chassis spans the arch, heel and ball of the foot to support, stabilize and protect the foot. A carbon rubber outsole has large-­‐surfaced, 4-­‐millimeter deep lugs for both forward traction and downhill braking. Deep lugs help improve comfort underfoot when the going gets rough.
 


NOVA Mid BDry $150, weight 14.8 oz (women's size 7)-

carbon rubber outsole



Rimrock Mid - upper waterproof nubuck leather and mesh, polyurethane coated toe cap, external molded rubberized TPU heel counter $160, Weight 17.4oz (men size 9). Cool looking-the BFit™ Lacing System for great heel hold w/o uncomfortable pressure across the instep...something typically get in our running shoes without multiple adjustments.

A new midcut, waterproof light hiking boot-the men's Rimrock Mid BDry's-featuring the company's proprietary BDry lining (waterproof/breathable), a BFit Delux footbed (made of EVA resin-maintains shape, centers the foot, supports the arch- with cushioning urethane foam pods---and a new midsole/outsole technology, Granite Peak.
polyurethane coated toe cap

Granite Peak at work, here---deep 4-millimeter lugs for traction and downhill grip


other hikers-low and mid-coat
INFO: http://obozfootwear.com