AKU Alterra GTX Hiking Boots - Women's

Color: Beige/Bordeaux
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Acclaimed by Backpacker mag for needing minimal break-in time, the AKU Alterra GTX women's hiking boots are tough but agile, designed for stride performance and enhanced comfort over mixed terrain.

  • Features

    • GORE-TEX® waterproof breathable membranes let feet breathe while protecting them from wet weather, keeping them dry and comfortable
    • AKU's women-specific Elica Fit technology allows your feet to move through their natural range of motion, providing enhanced comfort and reduced fatigue and foot strain
    • Contoured to fit a woman's foot shape, this boot has a relaxed, comfortable fit and natural stride control that's ideal for trails and trekking
    • Gusseted tongues keep out trail debris and use soft materials to provide a smooth transition across your insteps for all-day comfort
    • Collars offer a gaiterlike cuff for a snug fit that keeps pebbles, debris and drizzle out
    • Integrated rubber toe caps provide durable protection from roots and rocks
    • Engineered eyelets have tiny rotating pulleys that allow quick adjustments and equalize pressure from top to toe with a single pull
    • IMS3 chassis combined with polyurethane exoskeletons and midsoles support your feet, help control flex, reduce ankle strain, enhance stability and protect from rough terrain
    • IMS custom-fit footbeds provide shock absorption and comfort
    • Vibram® rubber outsoles supply excellent grip and traction for stability underfoot in both wet and dry conditions
    • Comes with 2 sets of laces: Magenta and Gray
    • Handmade in Europe
    • Awarded Best Fit from Backpacker Magazine in 2017; fits true to size


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  • Technical Specs

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    Type of Waterproofing

    GORE-TEX Performance Comfort waterproof breathable membrane


    Split-grain suede/synthetic stretch fabric




    Dual-density polyurethane




    Vibram Octopus rubber

    Weight (Pair)

    2 lbs. 6 oz.



  • Size Chart

    U.S. Women's55.566.577.588.599.51010.511
    U.S. Men's3.544.555.566.577.588.599.5
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    Sizing Notes

    Measurements are stated in inches.

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