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The Cruzer is an incredibly light shoe (218g) which treads the line between a lightweight approach shoe and an outright rock shoe. Soled with high friction rubber, the Cruzer will climb classic routes in style or is equally at home clipped to your harness during pitches until ready for the descent. The flip down heel allows you to belay in comfort or just kick back at the camp fire at the end of a long day. The Cruzer was named Editors Choice by UC Magazine's 2012 Gear guide shining at “scrambling, descents, short approaches and in between burns”.
The Five Ten Retro Tennies are perfect for climbers looking for a technical approach shoe with the design aesthetics of a classic sneaker.
The new Scarpa Mescalito blends the comfort, support and protection of a mountain boot with the sensitivity and weight of an approach shoe.
The Gravity is the most advanced shoe in the Kayland range. It's designed to be technical enough for via ferrata and proper approach use but also comfortable enough to hike in all day.
Mammut Alnasca Knit Low
A modern shoe approach must satisfy many requirements. It has to offer good traction on both the approach terrain and on rock, with good foot support and comfort. It has to be as light as possible, but resistant to abrasion with a versatilty making it suitable...
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