/ Downturned shoes with low volume heels
Has anyone tried a pair of shoes with lower volume heels?
I would be grateful for any advice.
Personally I've found my Scarpa Vapours to fit the bill. The Instints look good too. The rubber possibly not as grippy as your 5.10s
I've got both the Vapours and Instincts and whilst the Vapours look down turned to start with I found they quickly become pretty flat (but comfortable and last much longer than other boots I've had).
I really rate the instincts, they're a bit downturned without being painful. I usually need lower volume shoes so they could be what you're after. Other suggestions would be La sportiva solutions or Evoov Shamans but I've not any personal experience of those.
The La Sportiva Solutions are a low volume shoe but don't have a low volume heel as I have both 5.10 Teams as Solutions and the heel fit me heel the same (Team heel is very volume similar to dragon).
I've had similar problems with Scarpa Rockettes - I had a session in Scarpa Boostic's today and found the heel nice and tight - they're decent shoes and definitely going to be my next buy.
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