When wild places and unknown paths call, you need a backpacking shoe designed for adventures. With premium Nubuck leather, GORE-TEX protection and a higher cut, the QUEST ELEMENT GORE-TEX protects you from obstacles and the elements. While the lightweight construction and stabilizing chassis keep you agile at every step.
Athletic inspiration: A backpacking shoe that draws on the lightness and flexibility of our iconic QUEST model.
All-terrain stability: The patented ADV-C chassis keeps you stable on uneven terrain – the tougher the better.
Outdoor essentials: Be ready anything with durable nubuck leather, a Gore-Tex membrane and higher, more protective cut.
- Mud Contagrip®: Built for maximum grip on loose, soft, rugged, and uneven surfaces, Mud Contagrip® uses deep, sharp lugs made from a compound that focuses on adhesion.
- Advanced Chassis™: Advanced Chassis™ is a molded insert embedded in the outsole. Providing strong lateral support and reassuring protection, it also delivers optimal mobility and flexibility.
- GORE-TEX: GORE-TEX keeps your feet dry -from the outside as well as from the inside.
- EnergyCell: A high performance EVA foam that provides shock attenuation.
- Nubuck leather: Quality full-grain leather material for longer wear and durability.
- Water Repellent: A special treatment is applied to provide extra protection, ensuring that the fabric does not absorb water during light rain and showers.
- Textile lining: A soft, breathable lining for extreme comfort.
- Molded OrthoLite® sockliner: Molded to match the contours of your foot, this OrthoLite® insole provides superior cushioning, breathability and durability, to upgrade the comfort and performance of your shoe.
- Lace locker: A locking eyelet between the forefoot and ankle eyelets that locks the laces in place, enabling independent and precise adjustment.
- Regular laces: Traditional lacing system with eyelets.
- Inlay sole: Textile
- Lining: Textile
- Outsole: Rubber
- Upper: Leather MCL
- Drop: 10 in mm
- Heel stack height: 6.5 mm
- Forefoot stack height: 16.5 mm
- Weight: 545 g
- Lacing system: egular laces
- Waterproofness: GORE-TEX