Boreal Brenta is your first choice for high mountain via ferrata routes. A via ferrata boot must be comfortable for hiking the long approaches, compatible with crampons for crossing snow patches and must be precise for climbing and tricky scrambling. Brenta has been designed to do all this with ease.
Brenta features our unique Dry-Line® lining system is fully waterproof and has superior moisture vapour transfer performance to help keep your feet dry in all weathers. The upper in 2.6mm split leather and laces close to the toe for excellent adjustability and ensures a precise fit with great control when climbing. A generous rubber rand gives abrasion protection for rough terrain and adds grip when foot jamming.
Brenta is compatible with semi-automatic crampons and is suitable for crossing snow and glaciers as well as low grade winter routes and general summer alpinism. Although stiff enough for crampons Brenta can comfortably be used for hiking extended distances. The underfoot comfort of Brenta is greatly enhanced by our new midsole which has a soft cushioned EVA top surface and extra cushioning under the heel area together with TPU inserts for improved torsional support.The high quality Vibram® New Mulaz rubber outsole features a climbing zone under the toes and offers excellent grip on a wide range of surfaces.
Uppers: One piece premium quality waterproof and reinforced 2,6 mm split leather and Teramida. HFS padded heel system for a perfect fit. Rubber rand for protection
Lining: Boreal Dry-Line® for absolute waterproofness and superior breathability
Midsole: Boreal PBG-650 with lateral reinforcements for torsion control. Shock absorbing EVA layer for improved comfort
Sole: New Vibram Mulaz outsole with dual density, shock absorbing PU and EVA under the heel for comfort. TPU heel piece for semi-automatic crampons. Stabilizer TPU piece in metatarsal zone
Usage: Especially suited to Vía Ferrata and scrambling. Moderate snow and ice terrain