Types of use

"Which boot is best for hiking?" "Which one wont hurt my feet?" These are important questions that usually pop into your head every time you are about to buy a new pair of shoes or boots. Since boots with different fields of application are constructed in different ways, Meindl has come up with specified terrain categories to help you choose the best boot for your activity and terrain.

Types of use

"Which boot is best for hiking?" "Which one wont hurt my feet?"
These are important questions that usually pop into your head every time you are about to buy a new pair of shoes or boots. Since boots with different fields of application are constructed in different ways, Meindl has come up with specified terrain categories to help you choose the best boot for your activity and terrain.

Types of Use

"Which boot is best for hiking?" "Which one wont hurt my feet?"
These are important questions that usually pop into your head every time you are about to buy a new pair of shoes or boots. Since boots with different fields of application are constructed in different ways, Meindl has come up with specified terrain categories to help you choose the best boot for your activity and terrain.

Note: The pictures are only a representative of each area. If you have any doubts, always choose the stiffer boot, as it has more possibilities.

Note: The pictures are only a representative of each area. If you have any doubts, always choose the stiffer boot, as it has more possibilities.

Note: The pictures are only a representative of each area. If you have any doubts, always choose the stiffer boot, as it has more possibilities.

Note: The pictures are only a representative of each area. If you have any doubts, always choose the stiffer boot, as it has more possibilities.

Light Walking

The boot for low level walking – for those who want a sturdy and fashionable shoe or boot for leisure and everyday wear.

Usage: Leisure, daily life, traveling, walking.
Surface: Good roads, parks.

Hiking

Introductory boot for walking and trekking on high alpine pastures, in low mountain ranges and on maintained paths.

Usage: Easy walks in the flat country, low mountain range.
Surface:
Good roads and more rough paths.

Trekking "Classic"

The trekking "classic“ – for lengthy walks and comfortable hikes in a gentle alpine landscape.

Usage: Demanding hikes in the mountains, light trekking in the mountains.
Surface: Rough paths.

Trekking "Ambitious"

A boot for ambitious trekking in low alpine ranges and on fixed rope routes (light irons possible).

Usage: Sophisticated trekking, hard walks, high mountains.
Surface: Even on rough paths and trails, boulders, climbing routes.

Alpine

Particularly stable for alpine trekking in rocky landscapes, on rock faces, scree and glaciers; suitable for use with crampons.

Usage: Tours in high mountains, on glaciers.
Surface: Glacier, rough paths, pathless, boulders, climbing routes.

Ultimate Alpine

The ultimate alpine boot –   completely reliable for extreme use in critical landscapes, totally robust for use with crampons.

Usage: Absolutely suitable for crampons.
Surface: Pathless, glaciers, extreme ice-tours and ice climbing.

Light Walking

The boot for low level walking – for those who want a sturdy and fashionable shoe or boot for leisure and everyday wear.

Usage: Leisure, daily life, traveling, walking.
Surface: Good roads, parks.


Hiking

Introductory boot for walking and trekking on high alpine pastures, in low mountain ranges and on maintained paths.

Usage: Easy walks in the flat country, low mountain range.
Surface:
Good roads and more rough paths.


Trekking "Classic"

The trekking "classic“ – for lengthy walks and comfortable hikes in a gentle alpine landscape.

Usage: Demanding hikes in the mountains, light trekking in the mountains.
Surface: Rough paths.


Trekking "Ambitious"

A boot for ambitious trekking in low alpine ranges and on fixed rope routes (light irons possible).

Usage: Sophisticated trekking, hard walks, high mountains.
Surface: Even on rough paths and trails, boulders, climbing routes.


Alpine

Particularly stable for alpine trekking in rocky landscapes, on rock faces, scree and glaciers; suitable for use with crampons.

Usage: Tours in high mountains, on glaciers.
Surface: Glacier, rough paths, pathless, boulders, climbing routes.


Ultimate Alpine

The ultimate alpine boot –   completely reliable for extreme use in critical landscapes, totally robust for use with crampons.

Usage: Absolutely suitable for crampons.
Surface: Pathless, glaciers, extreme ice-tours and ice climbing.

Light Walking

The boot for low level walking – for those who want a sturdy and fashionable shoe or boot for leisure and everyday wear.

Usage: Leisure, daily life, traveling, walking.
Surface: Good roads, parks.

The boot for low level walking – for those who want a sturdy and fashionable shoe or boot for leisure and everyday wear.

Usage: Leisure, daily life, traveling, walking.
Surface: Good roads, parks.

Hiking

Introductory boot for walking and trekking on high alpine pastures, in low mountain ranges and on maintained paths.

Usage: Easy walks in the flat country, low mountain range.
Surface:
Good roads and more rough paths.

Introductory boot for walking and trekking on high alpine pastures, in low mountain ranges and on maintained paths.

Usage: Walks in the flat country, low mountain range.
Surface:
Good roads and more rough paths.

Trekking "Classic"

The trekking "classic“ – for lengthy walks and comfortable hikes in a gentle alpine landscape.

Usage: Demanding hikes in the mountains, light trekking in the mountains.
Surface: Rough paths.

The trekking "classic“ – for lengthy walks and comfortable hikes in a gentle alpine landscape.

Usage: Demanding hikes in the mountains, light trekking in the mountains.
Surface: Rough paths.

Trekking "Ambitious"

A boot for ambitious trekking in low alpine ranges and on fixed rope routes (light irons possible).

Usage: Sophisticated trekking, hard walks, high mountains.
Surface: Even on rough paths and trails, boulders, climbing routes.

Alpine

Particularly stable for alpine trekking in rocky landscapes, on rock faces, scree and glaciers; suitable for use with crampons.

Usage: Tours in high mountains, on glaciers.
Surface: Glacier, rough paths, pathless, boulders, climbing routes.


Ultimate Alpine

The ultimate alpine boot – completely reliable for extreme use in critical landscapes, totally robust for use with crampons.

Usage: Absolutely suitable for crampons.
Surface: Pathless, glaciers, extreme ice-tours and ice climbing.

The ultimate alpine boot – completely reliable for extreme use in critical landscapes, totally robust for use with crampons.

Usage: Absolutely suitable for crampons.
Surface: Pathless, glaciers, extreme ice-tours and ice climbing.

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