ProView – Vasque Torre AT GTX Review
If you’re looking for a versatile and comfortable hiking boot that can handle any terrain and weather, you might want to check out the Vasque Torre AT Boot GTX. I had the opportunity to test this boot on a variety of sections of the Applachian trail, and I was impressed by its performance and durability.
Vasque Torre AT GTX
Product Name: Vasque Torre AT GTX
Product Description: The Torre AT is a modern, lightweight hiking boot packed with technology. A mesh and suede leather upper surrounds the GORE-TEX waterproof lining, ensuring breathable comfort and dry feet, in any conditions. Beneath the foot is a Vibram® Wavelength II sole with LiteBase technology, Megagrip compound and new Vibram® Traction Lug technology to yield a fast, lightweight, yet supremely grippy and durable sole.
Offer price: MSRP: $220.00
The Vasque – Torre AT Boot GTX is a comfortable, stylish, and functional hiking boot that can handle any terrain and weather. It’s a great choice for anyone who loves hiking and exploring new places.
- Great fit
- Extreme Durablity
- Waterproof and breathable
- Excellent traction
- Ankle support
- Stylish design
- Not very flexible
I’ve been hiking, backpacking, and working outdoors for the last three years, and I’ve tried many different boots in different conditions. I know how important it is to have a boot that fits well, protects your feet, and supports your ankles. That’s why I was excited to try the Vasque Torre AT Boot GTX, which claims to offer all of these features and more.
One of the first things I noticed about this boot was its comfort. The boot has a wide toe box that allows your toes to spread naturally, and a snug heel that prevents slippage. The boot also has a dual-density EVA midsole that provides cushioning and stability and a Vibram MegaGrip outsole that offers excellent traction on wet and dry surfaces. The boot is also waterproof, thanks to the Gore-Tex membrane that keeps your feet dry and breathable.
This boot also has a sleek design that looks great with any outfit, and a variety of colors to choose from. The boot has a leather upper with synthetic overlays that give it a rugged and elegant appearance. The boot has a Vibram rubber outsole that provides traction and durability. Additionally, the boot also has some nice details, such as the metal eyelets, leather accents, and the Vasque logo on the tongue. The boot is not too bulky or heavy, and it packs well in a backpack or a suitcase.
The Vasque Torre AT boot is also extremely functional. The boot has some features that make it stand out from other hiking boots, such as the asymmetric cuff that provides extra support for your ankles, the speed lacing system that allows you to adjust the fit quickly and easily, and a toe cap and a heel counter that protect your feet from rocks and debris. The boot also performed well in different terrains, from smooth dirt paths to rugged mountain trails. I am confident wearing these boots hiking, backpacking, or mountaineering.
The durability of this boot is also insane! I have used this boot for over a month now, and it still looks and feels brand new. The boot has such a high-quality construction that resists wear and tear. The boot has no signs of cracking, peeling, or fading. The boot has also maintained its shape and fit, despite being exposed to various elements in an attempt to stress test the durability of this boot.
Friendliness to the Earth
One thing that I appreciate about Vasque is its commitment to sustainability. Vasque is a member of the European Outdoor Conservation Association (EOCA), which supports conservation projects around the world. Vasque also uses recycled materials in some of its products, such as recycled polyester in its laces and recycled rubber in its outsoles.
The Final Word
The Vasque Torre AT Boot GTX is a comfortable, stylish, and functional hiking boot that can handle any terrain and weather. It’s a great choice for anyone who loves hiking and exploring new places. The boot only costs $220.00 on vasque.com, which is a reasonable price for such a high-performance product. Additionally, the boot also comes with a one-year warranty that covers any defects or damages.
About the Gear Tester
David has worked in the outdoor industry for the last three years and has helped lead trips backpacking, sea-kayaking, whitewater rafting, and caving. He is an educator and a student and currently helps runs a college intern program for a camp in the Southeast. You can connect with him on Instagram @valley_river_reviews.