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Kayland Apex Plus GTX Boots

From the high gaiter and light weight to the durable sole and surprisingly low price tag, Tom Ripley finds a lot to like in these B3 boots.


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Scarpa Ribelle Mountain Tech OD Boot

Combining a shoe-like feel with B2 mountain boot performance, the Ribelle Tech represents a step change in technical winter/alpine footwear. For fast and light mountaineering, Martin McKenna thinks it's hard to beat

Asolo Freney XT GV Boot

Light and versatile, Asolo's Freney XT is a B2 boot with the weight and comfort of a B1, says Tom Ripley

Scarpa Marmolada Pro OD Boots

A solid and supportive boot with some interesting modern touches, the Marmolada Pro is ideal for big hillwalking rounds, multi-day backpacking on demanding terrain, classic scrambles and via ferrata, says Dan Bailey.

La Sportiva Trango Tower GTX

One of the lighter models in the popular Trango range, the Trango Tower GTX makes a superb boot for UK scrambling days, says Tom...

Boreal Aztec Walking Shoe

A very sturdy waterproof-lined walking shoe, the Boreal Aztec is billed as a low-ankle alternative to boots. Is Dan Bailey converted?

La Sportiva Trango Ice Cube GTX

A winterised big sister to La Sportiva's Trango Cube GTX, the Trango Ice Cube GTX is impressively light for a technical ice and...

Dolomite Steinbock Hike GTX Boot

Described as "suitable for day-long mountain walks on well-marked trails, easy off trail sections and regular slopes without the...


Latest News

These are annoucements direct from manufacturers

The DOLOMITE Veloce GTX® The Multi-Talented Shoe

The DOLOMITE Veloce GTX is a multi-use mid-cut boot with exceptional lightness, durability and mobility.

Mammut Wall Rider MIPS Helmet

A pioneer among its peers: the first climbing helmet featuring the patented MIPS technology, the Wall Rider MIPS offers maximum safety and protection from impacts caused by tumbling rocks or falls. 

Asolo Freney XTs Assessed by Fell Top Assessors

For winter 2016/2017 Asolo supported the work of the Lake District Park Authority by equipping their Fell Top Assessors - Graham Uney and Jon Bennett - with a pair of Freney XT boots. This is their report of how the boots performed in...

Scarpa Ribelle Tech OD

The Scarpa Ribelle could be considered something of a revolution as far as weight and performance is concerned. Coming in at 1220g...

Asolo. Italian designed Boots for the Summits of the World. 

Spring'18 marks Asolo's official launch of the Mont Blanc GV, the latest product evolution...

Kayland 2017 Range Highlights

Although Kayland aren't perhaps as well known in the UK as some other Italian footwear brands, they have a range of products...

Scarpa Phantom Tech

The Scarpa Phantom Tech is the ultimate mountaineering boot and is ideal for all modern alpinism, especially ice fall, mixed and winter...


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