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La Sportiva Boulder Reviews Summary and Buyer's Guide

Last updated July 3, 2019

based on 31 reviews

We have checked tens of reviews and found 12 reasons to buy the Boulder - and 2 reasons NOT to buy it.

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Reviews Summary

Here's what the reviewers think about the La Sportiva Boulder:

Reviewers like these things about the La Sportiva Boulder

  • According to users, the La Sportiva Boulder shoe is a workhorse of a hiker.
  • Reviewers noted that its fit is so cushioned that there is hardly any sensitivity in the toe, making for nerve-wracking scrambling.
  • Testers said that on top of the leather exterior, everything about this shoe screams all-day comfort.
  • Testers found out that it's more breathable than anticipated.
  • Other testers discovered that the lacing system makes for a highly customizable fit.
  • Reviewers noted that it is stable, secure, and burly.
  • Reviewers pointed out the presence of its thick, heavy-duty sole and leather upper.
  • They noticed that it is ready to handle whatever the elements throw at it.
  • Several testers also indicated that it is a go-to shoe for when the going got tough.
  • Several users noted the presence of its slim design that helps for portability.
  • Other reviewers also found that it is an excellent choice for alpine missions deep in the mountains.
  • Users discovered that its sole is stiff and built for hiking.

Reviewers don't like these things

  • A reviewer thought that the toe isn't great for edging.
  • A tester said that it is heavy.


Crowdsourced specs across all La Sportiva Boulder models and sizes:

Weight iconWeight1.6 oz (0.7 kg)

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The La Sportiva Boulder ranks #1 compared with the other La Sportiva bags.

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Last updated on July 03, 2019