When you commit to an early season hiking and snowshoe endurance fest, the perfect footwear for getting it done is the Columbia Men's Hoodster Outdry Softshell Boots. A super lightweight weather-proof boot with strategic support, this footwear is for enthusiast who are fast and light inclined.Designed with a versatile softshell upper, the Hoodster features an Outdry waterproof-breathable membrane that blocks the wet, mud, and snow. Added support is provided with protective leather and welded overlays that ensure protection over uneven terrain, while its Omni-Grip rubber lug sole grips the trail, rocks, roots, snow and ice with equal tenacity. Weight-reducing Techlite is used in the midsole to provide cushioning and support, and a de-coupled heel reduces shock for a secure, comfortable fit. With so much foot-friendly technology in one lightning-fast winter boot, you can say goodbye to hot spots and say hello to new summit speed records in the Columbia Sportswear Men's Hoodster Outdry Softshell Boots.