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Approach shoes group test   © UKC Gear

Approach Shoes

Whether you're approaching a mountain crag or out on a scramble or via ferrata, an approach shoe will be lighter and more nimble than a boot, yet more supportive and technically capable than a running shoe. In this group test we check out ten models from big brands.


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mountain boots group test  © UKC Gear

All Round B1-B2 Mountain Boots

Mountaineering involves all sorts of terrain, so a general mountain boot has to be an all-rounder. We look at eight models that should take you from summer Alps to snowy Munros, UK scrambles to low grade winter climbs.

Edgeing performance is excellent (on the Cioch Nose, perhaps the world's best VDiff/Severe)  © Nikki Sommers
Edgeing performance is excellent (on the Cioch Nose, perhaps the world's best VDiff/Severe)  © Nikki Sommers

Kayland Apex Plus GTX Boots

From the high gaiter and light weight to the durable sole and surprisingly low price tag, Tom Ripley finds a lot to like in these B3 boots.


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ispo 2019 Footwear and Packs  © UKC
ispo 2019 Footwear and Packs  © UKC

ISPO 2019 - New Footwear and Packs

The annual ISPO trade show, which brings the world's outdoor industry together under one roof (or a series of gigantic roofs) in Munich, has just wrapped up for 2019. Heavy snowfall gave this year's event a suitably wintry feel, and if we'd really...

Kayland Cross Mountain GTX

One of Kayland's most popular products, the Cross Mountain GTX is a lightweight and very versatile boot that's well suited to a wide range of activities, from lightweight hiking to low grade winter mountaineering. 

Kayland Gravity Women's  © Kayland
Kayland Gravity Women's  © Kayland

Kayland Gravity

The Gravity is the most advanced shoe in the Kayland range. It's designed to be technical enough for via ferrata and proper approach use but also comfortable enough to hike in all day.

6001 GTX Boot  © Troll
6001 GTX Boot  © Troll

Kayland 2017 Range Highlights

Although Kayland aren't perhaps as well known in the UK as some other Italian footwear brands, they have a range of products that compete on every level with the likes of Scarpa and La Sportiva.  Kayland are based in Montebelluna, an area that has a...


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