Shoes


Butora ‘Acro’ – Climbing Shoe Review!

Butora ‘Acro’ – Climbing Shoe Review!

“Many of my friends have been talking about the Butora, ‘Acro’, so I decided to take a look. At first glance, the Acro has that race car, high performance, down-turned toe design. After 35+ years of alpine climbing, my feet don’t have an Indy 500 shape. My pads...
Butora ‘Endeavor’ – Shoe Review!

Butora ‘Endeavor’ – Shoe Review!

“Well I broke down and finally, agreed to try a different climbing shoe. I have always been a faithful FiveTen Mythos fan, and I was pleasantly surprised when I tried the new Butora climbing shoe, the ‘Endeavor’. The Butora company makes the Endeavor shoe in a...
Scarpa ‘Reflex’ – Shoe Review!

Scarpa ‘Reflex’ – Shoe Review!

Trad and gym climbers from around the globe all have their ‘go-to’ rock shoes, mine right now are the Scarpa Reflex. Over the past few years I have had a few minor injuries, sore shoulders, tweaked elbows and what felt like a hot fire-poker in my neck.  This summer I...
La Sportiva ‘Futura’ – Shoe Review!

La Sportiva ‘Futura’ – Shoe Review!

‘The La Sportiva, ‘Futura’ is by far the most exciting high performance shoe that I have yet reviewed.’ As the temperatures began to drop in Eldorado, Colorado last October, I was fortunate enough to sneak away for several solo bouldering sessions. For years, I have...
The Sportiva ‘Tarantulace’ – Shoe Review!

The Sportiva ‘Tarantulace’ – Shoe Review!

This is a fantastic all-around climbing shoe for climbers who are getting into the sport and for for those attempting traditional classic routes. Extremely comfortable right from the start, the Tarantulace uppers are made of soft but durable, unlined leather/synthetic...
The La Sportiva ‘Mythos’ – Shoe Review!

The La Sportiva ‘Mythos’ – Shoe Review!

The La Sportiva, Mythos is perhaps the most versatile and comfortable, all-day crack and trad shoe on the market. The patented lacing system tweaks the fit to perfect, while the soft, unlined, leather uppers stretch to mold to the contours of your feet for top...