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Salewa Men's Rapace GTX Mountaineering Boot

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Summits for Breakfast 

From summiting Mount Saint Helens to remote ridge traverses, the Salewa Men’s Rapace GTX Boot is up for the adventure. This lightweight backpacking boot is chock-full of features suitable for light mountaineering—chiefly a hard-wearing leather upper, rubber toe rand, sticky Vibram sole, and enough stiffness to work with semi-automatic crampons. The GORE-TEX® lining is both waterproof and breathable so you don’t have to worry about soggy feet, and Salewa’s 3F fit system offers support where you need it the most without compromising flexibility.


  • A lightweight backpacking boot for technical mountain missions 
  • Waterproof, breathable GORE-TEX® Performance Comfort lining keeps you dry
  • Nubuck leather and fabric upper adds hard-wearing durability 
  • Ergonomic TPU midsole hugs provides support and cushioning 
  • Rubber toe rand increases durability and protection 
  • Salewa’s Flex Collar offers enhanced ankle mobility 
  • Vibram sole with aggressive tread pattern grips a variety of surfaces 
  • Compatible with semi-automatic crampons


  • Best use: Mountaineering, Backpacking 
  • Gender: Men’s  
  • Midsole: Bilight TPU
  • Outsole: Vibram WTC 
  • Upper: Nubuck leather (1.8 mm), fabric
  • Weight: 1 lb 8 oz (1/2 pair) 
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