Specially designed to accommodate women, the best selling X ULTRA 3 GTX W has evolved into an even more effective hiking shoe. Thanks to Descent Control technology, this shoe efficiently tackles technical hikes and really shines during tough descents. Wear this pair and head downhill with a spring in your step, even in wet conditions.
Foothold A refined, women's specific last works with the reinforced top arm of the sensifit, holding your foot comfortably in place, especially moving downhill.
Stability and cushioning An asymmetrical chassis designed to accommodate a woman’s anatomy maximizes stability and cushioning while minimizing fatigue on rugged terrain.
Grip Two different types of rubber result in better grip. A patterned area on the heel grabs terrain more aggressively, giving you more control especially on descents.
UPPER CONSTRUCTION: Women specific construction
Specific construction (material, last, design) to address specific needs of women, from foot shape to ergonomics to cosmetic look and feel.
LACING SYSTEM: Quicklace™
Minimalistic and strong lace for one-pull tightening. Easy-on, easy-off.
GORE-TEX keeps your feet dry -from the outside as well as from the inside.
Lug design with deep penetration and multi-directional grip, improving traction on soft surfaces like mud or loose dirt.
For maximum traction on mixed terrain and extended durability, Contagrip® TD combines a deep, aggressive lug pattern with our most durable compound.
A high performance EVA foam that provides shock attenuation.
Placed between the outsole and midsole, this lightweight chassis helps optimize motion control, energy management and protection for an efficient, stable yet responsive ride.
Tight mesh that prevents debris from being trapped between your foot and the footbed.
PU coated leather
A polyurethane coated leather that protects it and makes it stronger to last longer.
A special treatment is applied to provide extra protection, ensuring that the fabric does not absorb water during light rain and showers.
Mesh and textile lining
A soft, breathable lining for extreme comfort.
The tongue is connected to the upper on both sides, preventing debris from entering the shoe, and keeping the tongue centered.
Provides easy storage for the Quicklace™ lacing system.
A protective piece of rubber, leather or synthetic material over the toe area.
SensiFit™ cradles the foot from the midsole to the lacing system, providing a secure, snug, and virtually customized fit all around the foot.
Stitch-free upper construction provides a smooth, glove-like, fit and feel.
Molded OrthoLite® sockliner
Molded to match the contours of your foot, this OrthoLite® insole provides superior cushioning, as well as breathability and durability, to upgrade the comfort and performance of our footwear.