Combining Salomon's legendary fit, with cushioning and protection, the very lightweight Quest Prime GTX is an athletic backpacking boot that will deliver miles of comfort on all terrain types.
Highly durable Split-suede leather materials allow for longer wear and durability and are the feature material employed by Salomon, generating a longer lasting boot that conforms to the wearer's feet; a secondary material, textile enables the boot to be quick drying whilst preventing abrasion, further increasing the lifespan of the boot. Supplemented with waterproof qualities, the boot repels water keeping you dry. Due to the high profile of the boot, ankle support and stability is improved increasing the protection afforded by the construction.
Externally the Quest Prime Gore-Tex features Sensifit technology - a system that Wraps to the foot with a precise and secure fit, Sensifit cradles the foot from the midsole to the lace system, providing a stable, precise, snug fit all around the system. Moulded into the shoe, reducing weight and brings more comfort. Keeping the overall framework intact, key placed protective heel cap, protective rubber toe cap and mud guard all act upon torsion, reducing wear and tear to the boots from oncoming rocks and roots.
The Quest Prime GTX utilises a removable OrthoLite sock liner on the interior footbed which combines a specific Ortholite foam and an EVA heel cup. Ortholite foam creates a cooler, drier, healthier, better-cushioned environment under the foot. It will not break down or lose effectiveness over time. Recycled tire content to protect the environment. EVA heel cups allows for a better heel support and added cushioning.
Supporting mile after mile of trekking, an injected EVA lines the midsole - an industry leader on good merit, EVA is both light and flexible, with a great disposition as a cushioning material. It actively reduces forces pressed upon the underfoot for a smooth stride through the transition with ample of shock dispersion. The format assists with keeping weight down and maximising responsive cushioning whatever the terrain ahead.
The Quest Prime GTX is embedded with Salomon's lightweight advanced chassis, placed between the outsole and midsole, maximises motion control, energy management and push through protection for an efficient, stable and responsive ride. The Contagrip® outsole employed is designed specifically to deliver a greater purchase underfoot on a range of differing terrains, whether that be mountainous terrains or leafy treks, its sticky floor fighting grip is paramount to keeping you stabilised and supported when tackling the trail.
In a society where stress and speed have taken over, people take less and less time to play and connect with nature. Play is the very essence of Salomon values, and they aim to create the next generation of sports gear and experiences that make people live the joy of progression in sport. Founded in 1947, Salomon sees the outdoors as a place to share and enjoy with others and aims to nurture solidarity and teamwork in every community they interact with. Creating a wide range of products for sports such as skiing, snowboarding, mountaineering, running and hiking, the brand constantly invents and progresses products, candidly playing with the rules to bring technologies forward. Curious, playful, dedicated and passionate, Salomon remains thirsty for life and all the possibilities it holds.Manufacturer product code - SALL39972400