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  • 100% waterproof, breathable GORE-TEX linings keep your feet dry on the wettest trails
  • Durable nubuck leather and lightweight nylon uppers endure frequent use on rugged trails; leather toe and heel wraps increase abrasion resistance
  • Shock-absorbent EVA midsoles provide support and cushioning
  • Fiberglass shanks provide torsional rigidity and stability on uneven terrain
  • Vibram® Rivot TFX® outsoles provide superior grip and mobility on hiking trails
  • Extended cuffs give the Danner Ridgemaster GTX Boots an overall height of 8 in.

Made in USA.

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Best Use Backpacking, Hiking
Footwear Height Over-the-ankle
Footwear Closure Lace-up
Waterproof Yes
Upper Leather/nylon
Lining GORE-TEX watebroof breathable membrane
Midsole EVA
Support Fiberglass shank
Outsole Vibram rubber
Average Footwear Weight (Pair) 3 lbs. 7 oz.
Gender Men's
Crampon Compatibility Strap-on

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.