European-manufactured start to finish, LOWA hiking boots are perfect for weekend adventurers who want functional footwear with out-of-the-box comfort. Lighter weight than traditional hiking boots - geared to day hiking or exercise walking. They excel for on-trail use, hiking with light day or hydration packs, scrambling, or everyday outdoor use. Sturdy, all-terrain, all-weather boot. Built on an exclusive LOWA women's last for optimal fit and comfort. Uppers in water-repellent Nubuk leather with Cordura ankle band. GORE-TEX? lining for ultimate climate comfort and waterproof protection. Vibram? 'Vialta' outsole for improved grip and shock absorption.