A best-selling option for multi-day and extended backpacking, the Lowa Renegade GTX Mid boot is supportive, durable and equipped with the traction and waterproof protection for any and all types of backcountry terrain and conditions.
The Renegade’s GORE-TEX lining delivers waterproof/breathable performance that readies the boot for stream crossings and all day slogs in wet weather. An all metal lacing system offers rugged durability and the opportunity to dial in fit. NOTE: There is a break in period with this boot due to the supportive nubuck leather construction.
Lowa’s exclusive Monowrap construction ensures reliable stability even under the load of a heavy pack. Consisting of a dual-density PU heel counter, a full-length stabilizer embedded in the midsole, an integrated shock-absorbing midsole and a Vibram EVO outsole, this construction combines structural support, fatigue-preventative cushioning, and all-surface traction.
The Lowa Renegade GTX Mid backpacking boot is available in men's full and half sizes as well as Medium and Wide widths and your choice of color options. To keep the leather on this boot in good shape and to prevent water absorption in the upper for the life of the boot you should apply a leather conditioner or wax paste (both sold separately) waterproofing treatment.
- MONOWRAP frame construction for stability
- Full length stabilizer
- VIBRAM Evo outsole
Best Use Backpacking, Hiking Widths Available Yes Warranty One Year Warranty Upper Material Nubuck Leather Type Backpacking and Hiking Boot (Pair) Outsole Vibram Evo Other Climate Control Footbeds Number of Eyelets 7 Midsole PU MONOWRAP Liner Material GORE-TEX Item Weight 2 lbs 7 oz/pair Fit Standard
Real Customer Reviews
- My second pair! The most comfortable boot I have ever owned! I ran a 5K Race in them.
Likes: Lightweight, soft and smooth around my feet, sturdy on the trail, waterproof
- Excellent Boots
Likes: Great stability. Very comfortable. Took them out for a 5 mile hike the first day I received them and they fit perfectly right out of the box.
- Suprisingly Supportive and Durable for a Lightweight Boot
Likes: When I received these, I didn't think that they would hold up after wearing for a while. they are very light and fairly supportive, not just in the footbed, the upper is supportive, as well. It was the upper support that I assumed would diminish quickly because of the light weight material. it has not though. these are great boots, perhaps the best pair I've owned (I started backpacking at the age of 12 and am 55 now). I like them at least as much as a pair of Vasque Sundowners I bought in 1982, which says a lot.
Dislikes: Thus far, i have no dislikes. I've not had them for even a year though. I believe they will be long lasting, but time is the only teller of that tale.
- On my second Pair
Likes: Very comfortable. No break-in needed. First pair is still wearable 2 1/2 years. Iam a big guy 240 lbs, tend to be hard on shoes living on a farm. Just purchased second pair. This one or Danner Mt Adams own both, great Boots
- Comfortable Out of the box
Likes: Comfortable right out of box. Wide width. Light, grips well on trail. I been wearing for a couple hikes now around 6 miles each. No blisters which is great on a new pair of boots. Also not made in china is great
Dislikes: I keep hearing they are not durable but we will find out
- Solid boot with great support
Likes: No break-in period required, relatively light, good ankle support.
Dislikes: Gore-tex liner begets sweaty feet, but that's not an issue unique to these boots.
- Love this boot; my second pair
Likes: Comfort; durability
Dislikes: Very hard to find.
- Good comfortable lightweight boots
Likes: Lightweight for a boot. Waterproof. Comfortable. One of the few boots available in wide.
Dislikes: Lacing is sometimes frustrating and not secure. Durability could be better.
- Lightweight, Sturdy, and Comfortable
Likes: The Lowa Renegade feels robust and sturdy yet light on the foot. Gore-Tex lining combined with height keeps feet dry during moderate immersion. In my experience, comfortable in temperatures ranging from 30-90 degrees fahrenheit. Looking forward to the journeys.
Dislikes: Short break-in period (10 miles) with some irritation where collar hits about ankle. Lace-lock is effective majority of time. Would like to know more about Slovakian production practices.
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