The North Face mens Ultra Vertical are designed for the trail runner seeking the ultimate experience on aggressive terrain, these sneakers offer incredible performance on high-angle ascents and descents. The upper is made of Quarter geo cable construction that offers an outstanding fit, a TPU cable housing that provides rugged, protective midfoot support and open mesh with a protective tight weave on the outer layer that offers breathability and protection from debris. Welded-suede tongue and derby construction provide a great fit while your foot is flexed and the reinforced toe offers extra protection. It features a FlashDry collar lining that keeps your feet cool and dry, an OrthoLite footbed, dual-density Cradle Guide midsole tuned for anatomical cushioning when ascending and descending, a more-resiliant EVA in top layer of midsole for stability, a more-cushioned EVA in bottom layer of midsole for increased comfort, ESS Snake Plate for rock protection and Vibram Megagrip outsole for durable, sticky traction in all conditions with 5 mm lugs anatomically oriented for ascending and descending. Material: Quarter geo cable construction, Mesh, Vibram Megagrip.