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Salewa Firetail 3 GTX Approach Shoe - Men's

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    Access new climbs.

    Long treks to the crag or rocky hikes with lots of scrambling involved are specialties of the Salewa Men's Firetail 3 GTX Approach Shoe. This technical approach shoe offers the combination of grip, durability, and comfort needed to handle everything from long hikes on maintained trails to scree field climbs.

    The EXA Shell grid structure wraps around your upper foot to provide a precise fit and perfect front-foot balance while also minimizing abrasion of the breathable mesh upper. The 3F System connects to the lacing to wrap around your heel and mid-foot as you tighten the laces in order to lock your heel down and reduce fatigue and friction. The upper is backed by a Gore-Tex Extended Comfort membrane for supreme waterproofing and excellent breathability.

    Cleansport NXT antimicrobial technology inhibits the growth of odor-causing microbes to limit foot funk. A wide climbing area behind the toes on the Vibram Reptile outsole helps you climb and scramble with confidence, and its Megagrip compound ensures dependable traction on wet and dry surfaces alike.

    • EXA Shell grid structure
    • Breathable mesh upper
    • Gore-Tex Extended Comfort waterproof membrane
    • Cleansport NXT antimicrobial technology
    • Vibram Reptile outsole
    • Climbing lacing
    • Item #SFW002Z

    Tech Specs

    Upper Material
    EXA Shell grid structure, breathable mesh
    Waterproofing
    Gore-Tex Extended Comfort
    Closure
    climbing lace
    Footbed
    Multi Fit Footbed+
    Sole
    Vibram Reptile
    Claimed Weight
    13.75 oz
    Recommended Use
    approach, climbing
    Manufacturer Warranty
    2 years

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    Great shoe for the desert and daily wear

    • Familiarity: I've put it through the wringer
    • Fit: True to size
    • Size Bought: US MENS 7

    I have been wearing this shoe for over a year now. We have been down several slot canyons guiding Zion surrounding areas. Long approaches to all southern and northern Utah crags, to walking my dog around the neighborhood, and going out on dates. Most definitely one of the most comfortable shoes I have ever worn. The Vibram rubber has proved itself climbing 5.10s outside and multi pitch moderates in red rock NV. They also dry super fast after a day guiding in water canyon, they dried over night after I pulled the insert out and left them outside. They were dry the next morning for another trip down the canyon. I would recommend this shoe to anyone that loves to wear their approach shoes everyday and be ready for spontaneous adventures anytime.

    First impression

    • Familiarity: I've used it once or twice and have initial impressions
    • Fit: True to size
    • Size Bought: 13

    Very well made is the first thing I noticed, I like the look of them and the tread pattern is aggressive enough. I just bought these and have only had a chance to wear them a little so not yo much feedback yet.

    Best Hiking Shoe

    • Familiarity: I've put it through the wringer
    • Fit: True to size
    • Size Bought: 12

    My wife initially got a pair of Salewas and loved them, so I both these and am absolutly blown away by the build and performance. We have put them through the wringer, post holing (unintentionally) summiting in Colorado in the Spring to 14ers and trail running and hiking this summer. They are bomb proof and I will never buy another brand. Worth every penny.