This rugged boot's 8” shaft offers ankle support and protection on rough terrain in a plain-toe design that meets AR 670-1 (DA PAM 670-1) and AF136-2903 (188.8.131.52.) requirements. The LOWA Patrol outsole features 5mm deep lugs for reliable traction on dirt and mud, and it's also slip-resistant, heat-, fuel-, and oil-resistant, while insulating against heat and cold. The PU MONOWRAP® frame delivers superb lateral stability and long-lasting underfoot support, and features shock-absorbing heel design for all-day comfort. The closed lace-loop system features a locking lace loop to allow the user to customize different tensions between the ankle and foot for walking comfort. Durably waterproof/breathable.
Backcountry hunter & horseman Luke Washington reviewed the R-8S GTX Patrol for Eastmans’ Hunting Journal, calling it “a great all-around fitting boot – great for early season to mid-season hunting – a beautiful boot.” Watch the entire video:
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