The Lowa Z-8S GTX is a waterproof, breathable, multi-purpose duty boot offering the comfort of light hiking boots and the support and protection of backpacking boots. Lowa’s Monowrap frame construction provides dependable support while keeping weight down.
The Z-8S has special medial sole wrap for protection against abrasion when repelling and fast roping. 2.0mm split leather uppers are tough and durable and have perforations for efficient moisture transfer. Closed metal hooks offer faster lacing and meet jump boot requirements.
Patented Gore-Tex Integration: LOWA uses a proprietary lasted method for a smooth and seamless waterproof lining which reduces hot spots, promotes a better fit and fewer blisters. Feet stay dry and comfortably warm even in extremely cold and wet conditions.
Lowa Z-8S GTX boots are made by skilled bootmakers in Slovakia, a EU country bordering Austria. Lowa was established 1923, in Jetzendorf, Germany and is the only outdoor boot maker to be granted ISO 9001 status for highest quality construction and process standards.