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  • Full-grain leather uppers offer a premium look and feature nylon panels for improved breathability and comfort
  • GORE-TEX® waterproof liners let feet breathe while protecting them from the elements, keeping them dry and comfortable
  • Nylon linings wick moisture away from feet for all-day comfort
  • Hand-crafted stitchdown construction offers a wider platform for increased stability on uneven terrain
  • Airthotic® half-length molded polyurethane instep cups the heels and supports the arches
  • Fiberglass shanks offer the torsional rigidity and stability required when carrying a multiday pack
  • Vibram Kletterlift rubber otusoles are specifically designed for comfort, stability and shock absportion
  • The Danner Light II GTX hiking boots are 6 in. high
  • Danner fit tip: regular width boots feature a narrow toe box

Made in USA.

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Best Use Backpacking
Footwear Height Over-the-ankle
Footwear Closure Lace-up
Waterproof Yes
Upper Full-grain leather/Cordura nylon
Lining Gore-Tex waterproof breathable membrane/nylon
Midsole EVA
Support Molded polyurethane/fiberglass shank
Outsole Vibram rubber
Average Footwear Weight (Pair) 3 lbs. 13 oz.
Gender Men's

Size chart

Sizing notes

This size chart is meant to be a guide only, as Danner styles are built from various footwear lasts that fit each foot differently. Generally, most people size down a half to a full size when buying Danner boots as compared to their shoe size from any major athletic footwear brand.

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