"Even under the weight of a 40 lb. pack, these waterproof, one-piece leather hiking boots from Vasque hold their own and fit like a dream. Monoflex insole features steel shank that promotes forward flex and lateral stability. Winged tongues wrap insteps to minimize lacing pressure and secure rear foot. Multi-directional outsole lugs grab onto any terrain you're inclined to traverse. Nubuck upper.Wwaterproof, breathable Gore-Tex® bootie. Ht. 4""3 lb. 4 oz. pr. Closeouts. China."