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Lowa Alpine Expert GTX Women Mountaineering Boot

Alpine Expert GTX Women


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A new take on a versatile all-around alpine boot, this insulated model’s design balances flexibility with durability, and excels in both hiking comfort and climbing performance. The Fit Wing features allows for easy ankle articulation, making it ideal for heavy backpacking trips as well as for mixed climbing. Automatic crampon-compatible. Durably waterproof/breathable. Made on a women’s-specific last.

  • Upper Protection: High Wall Rubber Rand 
  • Construction: Board Lasted - Cemented Sole
  • Lacing Hardware: Open and Closed Hooks 
  • Additional Hardware 2: Roller Eyelets
  • Stabilizer: Hard Winter
  • Resoleable: Yes

Retail price

US$ 470.00

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Boot Weight

Half Pair- size unknown
728 grams (1 lb 9.6 oz)

Full Pair- size unknown
1456 grams (3 lb 3.3 oz)

Single or Double boot Single
Boot Stiffness Rigid
Best Uses Best Uses: Technical Ice and Mixed Climbing ­
Crampon Compatability Toe + heel bail - all crampons styles will work (universal, semi-auto, and auto)
Boot Features Women-specific

US: 5.5 - 10.5

Materials & Construction Upper: Mountaineering Split Leather / Microfiber ­­­

Liner: GORE-TEX, PrimaLoft® 400g

Insole: Insulate Pro Alu-Coated w/Fleece

Midsole: DuraPU®

Sole: VIBRAM® Alp Trac® Ice ­
Warranty ­

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Alpinist Gear Review rating 4/5

Overall, I think these boots are great for mild alpine and mountaineering adventures as well as technical ice and mixed climbing. If I had more confidence in the waterproofing of these boots, I'd be keener to recommend them for larger objectives, as they are very light and comfortable. If you do take these boots deep into the mountains, add your own waterproof layer and bring extra socks!

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