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BOREAL have been manufacturing premium quality from the very beginning. Four decades of experience and testing means you can trust BOREAL to deliver the quality and performance you need. High quality craftsmanship ensures that our products will stand the test of time.

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Boreal Saurus thumbnail  © Dan Bailey

Boreal Saurus Running Shoe

While the Saurus is more than capable on the hills, this a trail shoe that you can also comfortably take onto more urban ground, says Dan Bailey


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Plenty of shock absorption in the sole  © Dan Bailey

Boreal Aztec Walking Shoe

A very sturdy waterproof-lined walking shoe, the Boreal Aztec is billed as a low-ankle alternative to boots. Is Dan Bailey converted?

Rock shoes group test montage  © UKC Gear
Rock shoes group test montage  © UKC Gear

Rock Shoes for All-Day Comfort

Most climbers need a comfy rock shoe in their lives. When choosing an all-day all-rounder, pure performance comes second to comfort; but they've still got to do the job. Here we test several of the more relaxed, less technical shoes on the market.

Boreal Sendai Approach Shoes Edging  © Victoria de Ga
Boreal Sendai Approach Shoes Edging  © Victoria de Ga

Boreal Sendai Approach Shoes

Martin McKenna takes the Boreal Sendai hillwalking, cragging ...and down to the shops. They may be fairly heavy, he says, but on rough ground these are robust and supportive approach shoes, with good edging performance for climbing and scrambling.

Submersion is not a problem for the Mammut Redburn Low GTX  © UKC Gear
Submersion is not a problem for the Mammut Redburn Low GTX  © UKC Gear

Approach Shoes

The UKC Test Team take on eight pairs of approach shoes to find out which one will get you to the crag in comfort, style, with good grip, dry...

On the Lofer via Feratta near Salzburg  © Steve Long Collection
On the Lofer via Feratta near Salzburg  © Steve Long Collection

Lightweight Alpine Mountaineering Boots

Steve Long compares the suitability of three popular pairs of boots for Alpine walks and scrambles: the Scarpa...

Climbing in the Flyers  © Dave Sarkar
Climbing in the Flyers  © Dave Sarkar

Boreal Flyer Approach Shoe

"A staple of any climbers footwear collection is the 'approach shoe'." UKClimbing.com Gear Reviewer, Dave Sarkar test out...

Tom Dixon using a cheater brick at Woodwell, South Lakes © Mick Ryan
Tom Dixon using a cheater brick at Woodwell, South Lakes © Mick Ryan

Boreal Mutant

The Boreal Mutant is a climbing shoe designed for bouldering, high-end climbs and overhanging walls. Tom Dixon takes a closer look.


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Boreal Arwa  © Boreal

Boreal Mountain Boots - Triglav / Nelion / Arwa

Spring 2019 sees the launch of new family of alpine mountaineering boots from Boreal. The three new models comprise of Arwa, Triglav and Nelion, all of which have been given radical designs to take advantage of the very latest high-tech materials....

Boreal Saurus Running Shoe

Saurus is an all new trail running shoe which excels on off-road footpaths and routes which feature a mix of hard paved surfaces and softer off-road terrain.

OutDoor 2018 - Rock Shoes and Footwear  © Nick Brown - UKC
OutDoor 2018 - Rock Shoes and Footwear  © Nick Brown - UKC

OutDoor 2018 - Rock Shoes and Footwear

The UKC/UKH team have just returned from the final OutDoor show at Friedrichshafen. We saw hundreds of innovative, colourful and exciting new products and in this roundup you can see some of the best products in the rock shoes and footwear category:

OutDoor 2018 Montage  © UKC
OutDoor 2018 Montage  © UKC

OutDoor 2017 - Mountain Clothing and Footwear

The UKC team recently returned from the annual gear-fest in Friedrichshafen that is OutDoor. Here are some...

Flyer Vent Mens  © Boreal
Flyer Vent Mens  © Boreal

Boreal Flyer Vent

New for 2017, the Boreal Flyers Vent is a very lightweight and climbing orientated approach shoe with a highly breathable textile upper....

OutDoor 2016 Montage  © UKClimbing
OutDoor 2016 Montage  © UKClimbing

OutDoor 2016 - What's New? Mountain Footwear

The UKC/UKH team recently returned from the annual gear-fest that is OutDoor Friedrichshafen. Below are some...

Boreal Sendai (Men's)  © Boreal
Boreal Sendai (Men's)  © Boreal

Boreal Sendai Approach Shoe (Men's and Women's)

All day, every day and nearly everywhere too! Our new and improved Sendai is a tough and multi-purpose...


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Flyer Vent Mens  © Boreal

Competition WINNERS - Win a pair of Boreal Flyer Vent shoes

New for 2017, the Flyers Vent is a very lightweight technical approach shoe with a cool and highly breathable synthetic textile upper. Clip them to your harness on Sunday and wear them to office on Monday. To celebrate the launch of the new Fly...

Boreal Sendai Competition  © Boreal
Boreal Sendai Competition  © Boreal

Competition WINNER - Win a Pair of Boreal Sendai Approach Shoes

Our new and improved Sendai is a tough and multi-purpose approach shoe which is comfortable and stylish enough to use every day. Here's your chance to win a pair...


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