ultralight and comfortable with the stability and traction you need for fast, technical hiking
Fast hiking shoe for dynamic activities, suitable for off-road adventures where traction, protection and high cushioning are required. The Vibram Traction Lug sole with Megagrip and High Cushion and High Rebound EVA midsole offers amazing grip and cushioning. It features Dynamic Fit technology that dynamically adapts the shoe’s heel tension with your natural stride to increase comfort and stability, and the AKU Elica Natural Stride System promotes biodynamic efficiency.
The VIBRAM Flight Traction Lug sole with MegaGrip rubber provides up to 25% more traction to help you cruise along trails more efficiently.
The new Dynamic Fit system adapts with every step to provide increased comfort and stability.
Elica Natural Stride System
The Elica Natural Stride System ensures an anatomical fit to provide better stability and weight distribution across the sole of your shoe. This improved fit reduces pressure points and encourages better posture and movement form reducing fatigue and increasing comfort.
- Sole: VIBRAM Flight Traction Lug with MegaGrip Rubber
- Footbed: Partially Recycled Ortholite Hybrid Insole
- Lasting board (stiffness): 2.0 MM Polypropylene & Die Cut EVA for Flexibility and Comfort
- Midsole: High Cushion & High Rebound EVA
- Upper: Textile with protective Weelded PU Coating
- Weight: 312 Grams per Shoe
- Handcrafted in Vietnam
I have 2 other AKU shoes both of which are GTX and stiff which I don’t mind, I bought these for the hot summer days of peak bagging and I just love the grip on the AKU shoes for the mountains, I won’t hike in anything else now.