The Salomon Quest 4D GTX Boots are designed with the highest levels of technology and care, so you get the best boots for comfort, style, and protection. Ideal for trails or forest use, The Salomon Quest 4D GTX are extremely lightweight, with the same soles they use in their bestselling trail running shoes. They keep your weight low and your step quick. Offering supreme lateral flexibility, the Quest 4D GTX use a lightweight EVA midsole which helps cushion your feet as well as a midsole supporting chassis. The protective rubber heel cap and Rubber toe cap protect your feet and your boots at the weakest points from abrassion and scuffing. The waterproofing capabilities come from an inbuilt GORE-TEX membrane with Performace Comfort technology that can vent out heat and still keep your feet warm and dry. The outer layer is made with a split suede leather for natural waterproofing as well as a smart look should you stop off en route or on your way back to the approach. With all the technical ability of a trail running shoe, with the additional benefits of ankle support, the protective Quest 4D GTX boots are ideal for any trekker or hiker seeking reliable boots for trails, hills and peaks in most months of the year.