The Patagonia Karakoram Approach Shoe£95, added Jun/2010, see all Patagonia news & reviews
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The suede leather upper is polyurethane-coated for durability. Reinforced climbing rubber at the toe and heel offers additional protection and abrasion-resistance on rocky terrain. A secure lace-to-toe lacing system customizes the fit; the charcoal-infused mesh lining wicks moisture and controls odor. The waterproof Bi-Fit™ insole (80% recycled) and POLI-CORK™ (70% recycled) foam footbed provide cushioned support and stability underfoot.
- Durable and abrasion resistant polyurethane coated suede leather upper
- Brushed rubber toe and heal guards provide durability
- Lace to toe lacing system provides a secure fit
- Trekdry™ wicking mesh lining is 25% nanobon fibers, infused with bamboo charcoal wicks moisture and controls odor
- POLI-CORK™ 70% recycled open cell foam footbed with carbon to neutralize odor and cork to move moisture naturally
- Bi-Fit™ 80% post consumer recycled polyurethane waterproof insole board provides support and stability underfoot
- Vibram® Idrogrip climbing rubber outsole provides excellent grip
- Combination lasted for support, stability and flex in the correct zones
- Medium to narrow width, tapered toe box, medium arch/instep
- Made in China
Find one here: UKC: UK Patagonia Stockists List
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