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The Best Men's Rock Climbing Shoes
The Best Men's Rock Climbing Shoes

Feet come in all shapes and sizes and so do rock climbing shoes. To narrow down the choice, we researched the market, picking 21 models to test. These shoes represent the broad range of designs, from aggressive to comfy, velcro to lace. Our experts b...

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The Best Climbing Approach Shoes for Men Review
The Best Climbing Approach Shoes for Men Review

What are the best climbing approach shoes? We compared eight of the most popular models side-by-side this past winter: bouldering and sport climbing in Bishop, scrambling and trad climbing in Joshua Tree, and getting up, down, and around Red Rock Can...

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The Best Climbing Shoes For Women Review
The Best Climbing Shoes For Women Review

What are the best climbing shoes for women? Luckily, the women's selection is growing every year, providing a larger field for ladies to choose from. We took twelve top women's specific models and put them to a hands-on…err…feet-on test to find the v...

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The Best Climbing Approach Shoes for Women
The Best Climbing Approach Shoes for Women

What are the best women's climbing approach shoes available? As always, here at OutdoorGearLab we took a group of the best selling models out there to directly compare them and put them through the toughest trials and tribulations so we can report ho...

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Five Ten Dragon
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La Sportiva Solution
$180
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Five Ten Moccasym
$125
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La Sportiva Miura
$165
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Five Ten Arrowhead
$175
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La Sportiva Mythos
$145
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Evolv Shaman
$160
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Five Ten Team 5.10
$175
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Mad Rock M5
$105
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La Sportiva Mythos - Women's
$145
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Evolv Shaman LV - Women's
$150
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Sportiva Miura VS
$175
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Scarpa Boostic
$180
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La Sportiva Futura
$185
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La Sportiva Miura VS - Women's
$175
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Five Ten Blackwing - Women's
$175
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Five Ten Camp Four
$150
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Evolv Defy Black
$89
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La Sportiva Katana
$150
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Evolv Pontas 2
$130
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We believe the best gear reviews are those that objectively compare and contrast. To that end, we partner with our sister site OutdoorGearLab.com for gear review information. OutdoorGearLab was launched in July 2011 as a spin-off of SuperTopo's gear review section, which originally was exclusively focused on climbing gear, and expanded over time to include general outdoor activities such as camping, hiking, and more.