DESIGNED TO THE BEST VERSATILE FAST HIKING SHOE
The all-new Women's Rocket DFS is our best fast hiking shoe to date. Light, waterproof, dynamic, and reliable even on the most difficult trails. The Women's Rocket DFS GTX adopts the innovative Vibram Traction Lug technology that improves traction and grip by up to 25% thanks to the special design. With our exclusive AKU Dual Fit System (DFS) technology, you are able to quickly and efficiently adjust the precision of the fit by simply acting on the two different lacing systems.
Keep your feet dry in all conditions with the integrated waterproof GORE-TEX Performance Comfort membrane.
The VIBRAM Rocket Traction Lug with MegaGrip provides up to 25% more traction to help you cruise along trails more efficiently.
AKU ELICA TECHNOLOGY
ELICA Technology ensures an anatomical fit to provide better stability and weight distribution across your boot sole to reduce pressure points and encourage better hiking form.
- Lining Description: Waterproof GORE-TEX® Performance Comfort
- Sole: VIBRAM Rockt Traction Lug With MegaGrip Compound
- Footbed: Partially Recycled Ortholite Hybrid Insole
- Lasting board (stiffness): 2.0 MM Polypropilene & Die Cut EVA for Flexability and Comfort
- Midsole: Double Density Polyurethane
- Upper: Microfiber and 3D Laminated Upper
- Weight: 310 Grams per Shoe
- Women's Specific Fit
AKU shoes and boots are of great quality. This is just a caution that the shoe model Rocket DFS-GTX has a very stiff sole. I find it too stiff for my gait and problematic. I would have preferred a more flexible one like the AKU light hiking boot Tribute II LTR which feel great.