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US 7.5 - 12, 13, 14  
Suggested retail price: $ 185.00

Zephyr Desert Mid TF

Originally designed as a summer hiking boot for desert climates. As the world has changed, this model has become the go-to boot for armed forces and professionals who serve in warm climates. Sturdy, stable, and all day long comfortable.
  • UPPERS:Split leather and CORDURA®.
  • LINING: Quick-dry, breathable fabric, with climate control footbed.
  • MIDSOLE: PU with Monowrap® construction for comfort and stability.
  • OUTSOLE:Cross.
  • STABILIZER: 3/4 length Nylon.
AVAILABLE AT: OUTSIDE MAGAZINE BUYER'S GUIDE: "Hiking Essentials! Burly enough for any trail."

"German quality for green-leaning consumers! With so much footwear being produced in China, LOWA stands apart by producing their footwear in Europe under strict EU environmental standards." - WSA Today

"Great hiking boots. Really superb! I’ll take any bets that my Zephyr’s will last me for many years and look great the entire time." - Recreational Equipment Reviews

"I've reviewed dozens of hiking boots over the years but few have performed so well on the trail - or fit so well right out of the box - as the LOWA Zephyr." - Outside Bozeman Magazine

Reviewed by tatmost
on 03/04/2013
These shoes - my dream!
Reviewed by TMI
on 05/01/2013
I trained for my African Safari with these boots and wore them every day during the two week trip. Rocks, Mountains, plains these boots handled it all while delivering great support and super comfort. Simply put these are my favorite boots. Thank you for making a boot that I look forward to putting on everyday.
Reviewed by Malcolm
on 07/03/2013
This is the best boot i have ever owned. I work 10 hours a day on concrete and have a medical condition that causes my feet to hurt all day. That beeing said i look for the most comfortable shoe i can. This boot fits like a sock, makes no noise when you walk, very light weight and extremly comfortable. If you get them buy them in a 1/2 size larger than what you are used to. I normaly wear a 9 1/2 but have to wear a 10 1/2 because i put 2 or 3 shoe inserts in my boots. In a 9 1/2 they were too tight, but the 11 plus extra pair of shoe inserts and they fit perfect. You will love them.
Reviewed by dino
on 08/14/2013
Felt like tennis shoes on steriods, comfortable, supportive and lite. Was very happy with these boots. Will get second pair when needed.
Reviewed by Kubota Joe
on 06/19/2014
Best Boots I have ever owned!!!
I am an equipment salesmen, I am on feet all day, they hold up to the wear and tear. Perfect summer boot, I have only had them three months but show little if no signs of wear. Your feet will not sweat, and yet perfectly waterproof.
Wolverine, Redwing, Timberland, Cat, Dickies, they don't even come close to LOWA!!!!!!!!!!!
I will be a customer for life, looking forward to purchasing another pair in black!

From trail to town and everything in between, these lighter-duty, softer-flexing hikers deliver all-day-long comfort.

"Finally! A tough hiking shoe that leaves your piggies blister-free! In all the miles I trekked in my LOWA Zephyrs I never felt any discomfort. They're worth every penny. Your feet will thank you for it! - Hot on the, July, 2011