Our View - Salomon Quest Prime GTX M:
Combining Salomon's legendary fit, with cushioning and protection, the very lightweight Quest Prime GTX is an athletic backpacking boot that will deliver miles of comfort on all terrain types.
Specifications - Salomon Quest Prime GTX M:
- Lightweight At only 570g, Quest Prime GTX® is one of the lightest boots in the backpacking category.
- Comfort / Protection Rubber toe cap protects feet from all kinds of hazards. Gore-Tex® membrane ensures breathable weather protection. Great cushioning for long distance comfort.
- Athletic style Salomon DNA expressed in this progressive yet clean silhouette
- Weight 570g
- Waterproof split suede leather - Split-suede leather materials allow for longer wear and durability
- High - High-cut profile for increased ankle support, stability and protection
- Gusseted tongue - Material bridge connects tongue to the upper eliminating debris from entering the shoe.
- Sensifit™ - Sensifit system works to cradle the foot providing a precise and secure fit.
- Protective heel cap - Provides rearfoot stability and protection.
- Textile - An abrasion resistant lining that allows for excellent breathability and quick drying.
- GORE-TEX® Extended Comfort Footwear - Gore-Tex®'s Extended Comfort Footwear is guaranteed to keep you dry and offers an extended range of comfort.
- Engineered to be used during high output activities, we use GORE-TEX® Extended Comfort Footwear in our adventure racing and mountain running footwear where superior waterproof protection and enhanced breathability are essential.
- Non marking Contagrip® - Delivering optimal traction on varied surfaces, Salomon's Contagrip® outsoles use the ideal combination of specialized rubbers for each specific use
- Advanced Chassis™ - Salomon's lightweight advanced chassis, placed between the outsole and midsole, maximizes motion control, energy management and push through protection for an efficient, stable and responsive ride.
- Protective rubber toe cap - The right solution for the toe protection in mountain and trail environments
- OrthoLite® - OrthoLite® sockliner combines a specific Ortholite® foam and an EVA heel cup. Ortholite® foam creates a cooler, drier, healthier, better cushioned environment under the foot. It will not break down or lose effectiveness over time. Recycled tire content to protect the environment. EVA heel cups allows for a better heel support and added cushioning.
- Mud guard - Protective material all around the base of the shoe
- Heel foam
- Heel Strap
- Water Resistant textile
- Waterproof bootie construction
- Injected EVA
- Molded shank
- Lace Blocker - Hooks which block the lace when tightening it