More In This Category
Jack Geldard tests out the La Sportiva Nepal Cube boots.
In the well known yellow colour, these boots look a lot like the... [ full review ]
Dolomite Steinbock Rocket Jun 2014
The Steinbock Rocket is a light, high-performance shoe for mountain lovers, ideal for fast approach, trail walking and dynamic... [ full story ]
Mammut Ridge Low GTX Apr 2014
Duncan Campbell puts the Ridge Low GTX from Mammut through its paces to see how suitable an approach shoe it is for typical... [ full review ]
AKU goes from strength to strength Apr 2014
In recent years, the Italian hiking and mountaineering boot manufacturer, AKU, have invested heavily, and have gone from strength... [ full story ]
Related UKC Forum discussions
Pro Line Features
SALEWA Pro Line boots come in three distinct and well appointed models that have a host of superb features which enhance fit and performance.
Flex System - SALEWA Pro Line footwear features the only flexible mountaineering sole which becomes 100% stiff when you need it. A patented SALEWA design, by simply turning the mechanism with its adjustment tool the sole of our Pro Mountaineering boots can be adjusted to become 100% rigid for climbing or semi-flexible for more comfortable walking on the approach.
The unique flex system - seen below - allows you to tune the boot for your activity.
SALEWA Pro Anatomic Last - Medium and Wide fit
A new anatomical last inspired by rock shoes has been developed for the new PRO Mountaineering line. In particular the built-in arch support and the shape of the outsole at the toe are designed to provide the highest level of performance and edging support during climbing.
The SALEWA Pro mountaineering footwear is the only line that is automatic crampon-compatible and offered with twodifferent fits for a choice of the best performance or the highest insulation.
SALEWA Pro Outsole
A unique SALEWA/Vibram® outsole, with aggressive lugs that offer a new level of grip on mud and snow. The climbing toe profile offers a new level of edging performance.
SALEWA PRO GAITER - RRP £450
We devoted two years of intensive
SALEWA PRO GUIDE - RRP £370
A classic upper design, with an
SALEWA PRO VERTICAL - RRP £360
The Lightest SALEWA Pro boot.
A perfect combination of the unique Vibram® SALEWA Pro outsole with an evenlighter and warmer upper for extreme ascents where total ankle freedom of movement and perfect grip are especially important.
The SALEWA Pro line models are available in the UK from specialist retailers
Climbers Shop, Ambleside: 015394 30122
Joe Brown, Capel Curig: 01690 720205
Outside, Hathersage: 01433 651936
Planet Fear, Keswick: 017687 74422
Tiso, Glasgow Outdoor Experience: 0141 559 5450
Tiso, Rose St. Edinburgh: 0131 225 9486
Up and under, Cardiff: 02920 578579
Gear News and Outdoor Industry News at UKC and UKH presents climbing, walking and mountaineering equipment and stories that will be of interest to UKClimbing.com's readers. They are not gear reviews and are provided by companies that advertise with UKClimbing Limited. Please feel free to comment about the stories and products on the associated thread.