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"The LOWA Cevedale Pro GTX®: The most supportive boot we tested. Takes the sting out of 70-pound loads and steep, rocky slopes." - Backpacker Magazine Buyer's Guide

"The LOWA Red Eagle Rock Climbing Shoe: I love these! Their edging power is unbeatable!" - Climbing Magazine Editor's Choice Awards

"The LOWA Bighorn Hunter receives 5 stars, for having the best overall performance, in our field test." - Field & Stream Magazine

"The LOWA Renegade wins: these hikers stayed comfortable and supportive even after they took a beating on the trail.." - Elevation Outdoors Magazine Peak Gear Awards

"Sports of the future? For the first time, ever, mixed climbing will be showcased in a special demo at the SOCHI 2014 Winter Olympic Games. Ice climbing meets rock climbing, with a pair of LOWA Ice Comps." - Men's Book

""The LOWA Camino LL Flex: These boots deliver..." - Gear Institute Field Test

"The LOWA Focus GTX Lo: We REALLY like these boots." - Four Wheeler Network

"LOWA TIBET GTX® HI: Lowa has deservedly captured our Editor’s Choice award. These German-made boots have outstanding qualities. You’ll find supportive, enduring comfort on unforgiving ground." - Outdoor Life Magazine, Best Hunting Boot Award

"LOWA TIBET GTX® HI: The best hunting boot of 2013. Ideal for long hikes, in steep terrain. These boots provided outstanding comfort." - Field and Stream Magazine, Best of the Best Award

"The Lowa Bora GTX won our 2013 Best in Class Award for women's light hiking boots — it simply proved to be one of the most exciting boots in the test. Truly comfortable on smooth trails with a light pack. In a closely competitive test, this boot out-shined all other boots like it." - Gear Institute

"Field testers who ventured off the beaten path called the LOWA Focus GTX® ideal for hikers in technical terrain, where precise footing is a must." - Backpacker Magazine Field Test

"Most notable new kicks: Lowa's classic hiking boots rebirthed in more sustainable incarnations. The Trekker Nature Line with leather made in Germany and processed with natural tanning agents." - Gear Junkie, 2013

"When it comes to solid footfalls and steep, scree-heavy descents, the LOWA Mauria GTX® has your back -- and your ankles. A solid backcountry boot." - Outside Bozeman, 2013

"LOWA Vertical GTX®: In all seriousness, this is about as good a boot as you can imagine for mixed routes and ice. It’s responsive, comfortable and warm. Great job, Lowa. Give these a look if you’re considering an insulated boot, but don’t want any extra tonnage, or a loss in sensitivity." - Elevation Outdoors, 2013

"I highly recommend the Lowa Renegade GTX® hikers. Comfortable and not requiring any break-in from the first time I put them on, these boots are my 'go-to' footwear." Womens Outdoor News

"LOWA Sirkos GTX®: Tough and stable to help prevent sprained ankles. Your feet will be happy." Diane Magazine

"The LOWA S-Cloud GTX® is a top-of-the-line shoe that incorporates several desirable features for the serious hiker." - Action Hub

"LOWA Zephyr GTX® Mid: A good choice for the hiker who is putting on miles and wants plenty of ankle support." - Trailer Life Magazine

"I feel really fortunate to have found the LOWA Tibet GTX® I have quite a few miles on them, and they continue to impress me more each time that I use them." - Sole Adventure

"Keep your feet and back comfortable with LOWA's S-Cloud GTX®." - Gunweek Magazine

"LOWA Zephyr GTX®: I can hike, drive, run (not marathons, they are boots) and go to dinner in the same shoe. Get 'em. Try 'em." - Jeep Freak Magazine

"The LOWA Tibet GTX®: For intensive hikes and expeditions, there's no better" - Men's Journal Magazine, Gear Lab

"LOWA Renegade GTX® Lo: With the sturdy tread, overall boot-like construction, they offer that same level of sure-footedness, without the weight. Definitely happy with these." - Go Nomad recommended footwear

"LOWA Khumbu GTX®: I don't usually get this personal with gear we test, but I have to say thank you to LOWA. Never before have I been able to fully credit a pair of boots for being able to get me through a hike, but now I can." - Upadowna gear review

"The LOWA Bighorn Hunter GTX®: advanced traction on wet rock, snow and ice." - Eastman's Hunting Magazine

"The Lowa Tibet LL WS has proven itself on the toughest treks all over the world. Built on an exclusive, LOWA women's last for optimal fit and comfort. Ideal for carrying heavy (50+ lbs.) packs in rugged terrain and extreme weather conditions." - Open Air Life

"I’d have no qualms attempting any of the east’s 'big mountains' in the Lowa Mountain Experts. They’ve comfortably done everything I’ve asked and seem entirely capable of doing even more. That’s my definition of a great boot." - Eastern Slopes

"Increase both your comfort and your time away from the hustle and bustle of city life when you break ground with the LOWA S-Cloud GTX®." - Gumption Gear

"If a backpacking boot and a hiking shoe got together their offspring would be the LOWA Focus GTX® LO hiking shoe. It is a nice blend of backpacking support and low hiker versatility. Gear.com

"LOWA's Desert Uplander does well when we want to move fast. The phenomenal ankle support also helped on those crawls up the mountain." - Sniper Magazine

"It's easy to see why the Renegade GTX® Mid is LOWA's most popular boot. We appreciated the lighter, sleeker profile and loved the support." - Fish Alaska Magazine

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