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Elektra Climbing Shoe - Women's

Evolv Elektra Climbing Shoe - Women's

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Habanero VCR Climbing Shoe

Red Chilis Habanero VCR Climbing Shoe

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Futura Climbing Shoe

La Sportiva Futura Climbing Shoe

$143.96 $179.95 20% Off

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Katana Rock Vibram XS Grip2 Climbing Shoe - Women's

La Sportiva Katana Rock Vibram XS Grip2 Climbing Shoe - Women's

$119.96 $149.95 20% Off

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Katana Vibram XS Edge Climbing Shoe

La Sportiva Katana Vibram XS Edge Climbing Shoe

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Tarantulace Climbing Shoe

La Sportiva Tarantulace Climbing Shoe

$63.96 $79.95 20% Off

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Masai Climbing Shoe - Men's

Tenaya Masai Climbing Shoe - Men's

$90.97 $139.95 35% Off

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Oxygym Climbing Shoe - Women's

La Sportiva Oxygym Climbing Shoe - Women's

$79.16 $98.95 20% Off

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Oxygym Climbing Shoe

La Sportiva Oxygym Climbing Shoe

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Con-Flict Climbing Shoe

Mad Rock Con-Flict Climbing Shoe

$76.27 $108.95 30% Off

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Jeckyl VS Climbing Shoe

La Sportiva Jeckyl VS Climbing Shoe

$95.96 $119.95 20% Off

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Banshee Climbing Shoe - Women's

Mad Rock Banshee Climbing Shoe - Women's

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How to Buy Rock Climbing Shoes

Whether you're bouldering or top-roping in the gym, the right pair of climbing shoes is essential. Rock climbing shoes have sticky rubber soles that increase friction to keep your feet on the rock. Climbers often choose a climbing shoe one to three sizes smaller than a street shoe. Consider the type of climbing you usually do and the way the shoe fits your unique foot shape.

Sport Climbing
Sport climbing can involve everything from technical slabs to brutally steep overhangs. As such, a rock climbing shoe that will be best suited to all-around sport climbing will have a flat to moderately downturned profile shape, a balance of stiffness and sensitivity, and will fit snugly. Shop Sport Climbing Shoes
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Trad Climbing
The best climbing shoe for traditional climbing will depend on the specific type of routes you plan to climb. Desert crack climbers often prefer a sensitive slipper with a narrow shape to fit cracks, while big-wall and multi-pitch climbers often prefer a shoe with a flatter and more natural shape and more comfort for all-day use. Shop Trad Climbing Shoes
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Bouldering
The hardest moves in rock climbing happen at the boulders. Because of the focus on technical difficulty, a bouldering shoe often has an aggressive downturned shape, high asymmetric curvature, a sensitive feel, and are sized tight for enhanced performance. Shop Bouldering Climbing Shoes
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