Secure footing for upwardly mobile snowboard mountaineers.
- Steel points for excellent performance even on ice
- Horizontal front points reduce shearing in steep snow
- Properly fits a snowboard boot, which has a broader toe area than a ski or mountaineering boot
- These crampons are fully adjustable by hand, without tools
- One size fits all
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I wear a size 10.5 Snowboard boot and the wides work great for me. Easy enough to set up and get on and off. Its nice that they came with the anti-balling plates. I'm be using these for many adventures to come.
Just got these today. They are 100000x better than my old clumkers from the 1990's. The quality and design is outrageously good for the price. I feels SO good to buy European made climbing product. Last week was a Petzl ice axe made in France and this week its new crampons made in Italy. I'm sick of buying everything "made in China". I like that the G10's have mellow points (after all I'm mostly planning snow and glacier plodding). I also like the fact that the front points don't stick out like vicious knives from the front of the boots. I feel a little better knowing that I'm not going to impale the back of my leg if I trip. On the other hand these are not nearly agressive enough for steep ice and snow. The strapping system is super secure and totally idiot proof. I like the fact that with strap-on crampons you don't have to worry about the things popping off at the worst time. Overall I am thrilled with my new Grivel crampons.
If I plan on using these with snowboarding boots should I get the wide's or will the regular size fit well enough?
Get the wides! the regular fit is for narrower mountaineering boots. I made that mistake and ended up with the wides. Love em!
Will the wides fit into a normal crampon case like the Grivel Crampon Safe?
I have an old pair of size 11.5 Fabiano boots that I love. I am looking for a pair of crampons that will fit well. The Alico Guide is a similar boot. Would these wide grivels fit better than a standard strap crampon?
These are great for us snowboarders. These are among some of the few crampons that will fit snowboarding boots. They are ultra durable, very easy to adjust. Mine dont have any significant rust on them after several seasons. Ive walked on dirt and rock to many times to count with out worrying about trashing these. Most of Grivels gear is made in Italy, not china which is a huge advantage for me. Youll be happy with them.
Will these fit size 12 boots as well?
I bet it would work, a U.S 12 is the difference between 46 and 46.5, which is .33", I'd say you're good to go.
I have a size U.S. 11 foot and I couldn't find a crampon that would fit my hiking boots, much less the snowboard boots. My hiking boots are Merrell M2's for several years back and the snowboard boots are Burton Drivers from last year. The Grivel G10's fit like a champ. They even come with the ice guards. Very nice, and I highly recommend.