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Cabela's Perfekt - Backpacking Boot Review

Backpacking Boot Rating: 9.0 - Excellent!

An extreme lovin' durable backpacking boot that is 8 inches tall and very supportive. The Teton II is waterproof, tough and built on a grippy Vibram sole.

Quality Ratings:

1. Weight: 3.4 lbs Good
2. Sole: Vibram Excellent
3. Upper: Leather Excellent
4. Lining Good
5. Sole/Upper Connection Good
6. Insert: Formed Good
7. Toe Protection Excellent
8. Lacing Excellent
9. Waterproof: Gore-Tex Good
10. Breathability Good
11. Ankle Support
Excellent
12. Value Good

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THE GOOD
This boot has 8 tall inches of support, durable materials and is made with a single-piece leather upper. Also, it's lightweight for the quality.

THE BAD
Not much bad except the value. If the Teton II was $30 cheaper then the value would be excellent.

THE FIT & COMFORT
This boot requires the avearage break-in time for a backpacking boot. The Teton II has an normal foot shape with a little extra in the width to comfortably allow thick socks.

THE PRICE
List price - $220.00
Average price - $189.95

OTHER NOTES
This boot is very similar to Cabela's Perfekt. The Teton II is taller, but the Perfekt is more comfortable.

Available Sizes: Men's 7-12, 13

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