The Tool sole system is an exclusive project by Vibram® in cooperation with Kayland. A sole unit split in two for a full shoe protection and minimum
added weight. Rubber is perforated for perfect crampons binding to the carbon sole. An outstanding sole project for 100% performance of the shoes.
The protective full rand is made of a polyurethane component providing increased abrasion-resistance to the boot.
Kayland’s crampons line dedicated to ice climbing and total dry are developed in collaboration with Cassin, a historic company that for over twenty years has been under the aegis of CAMP, a family business for four generations in Premana, with consolidated experience in the climbing, outdoor and mountaineering field. The result
of this important cooperation is the bolt-on and minimal crampons that ensure the excellent performance of the Ice Dragon and Dry Dragon climbing shoes in every
• Stiff and light Dry crampon, ideal for mixed climbing, dry tooling and competitions.
• T-Dry crampon, innovative, minimal, ultra lightweight crampon, specifically developed for Total-Dry use on rock.
Lightness, comfort, performance and maximum safety. The four cornerstones of Ice Dragon, the new specific ice climbing and mixed climbing shoe, designed, engineered and made in Italy by Kayland. Wintherm® offers an innovative technology for an active thermal insulation for safety and sport shoes.Thanks to an innovative engineering of the carbon technology, crampons are in direct connection with the carbon sole, guaranteeing full safety of the binding and a fast and precise transmission of power from the foot to the crampons. 5 NUTS SYSTEM technology, Ice Dragon is the first ice climbing shoe projected to be compatible with most crampons available on the market. The Tool sole system, a sole unit split in two for a full shoe protection and minimum added weight. In addition to the Vibram® sole unit, the Ice Dragon features a PU (polyurethane) protection system protecting the foot from shocks and the upper from abrasion.Crampons included. The crampons case contains: hex keys, screws, user manual.
An ultra-technical mountaineering boot, perfect for altitudes of up to 4000 metres, crossing glaciers and climbing on ice, thanks to its full compatibility with automatic crampons, ideal in particularly cold conditions. Ultralight and thermal, the 4001 GTX has a Gore-Tex® Insulated Comfort Footwear membrane to guarantee the utmost protection against the elements, impermeability and breathability, raising the level of comfort inside the boot.The rubber strip around the boot is made with Diamond Technology, an exclusive polyurethane material offering unmatched scratch resistance. Protective gaiters and Easy Zip waterproof closure. Fibreglass and aluminium mounted insole for the utmost rigidity, especially when using crampons. Another exclusive technology appears in the midsole, with a Smart PU component, a polyurethane compound that reacts to temperature, hardening the heel area in the presence of rigid temperatures (facilitating use of crampons) and softening when temperatures are milder to provide better cushioning when walking.Vibram® Teton sole designed specifically for mountaineering and climbing on ice: solid areas at the toe and heel guarantee better hold and greater safety, while the adhesive compound maintains good grip under all conditions and on all surfaces.
STELLAR AD GTX
All the precision and technical characteristics you expect in a fast-and-light mountaineering boot, but with the shoe-like feel of a trail shoe: they’re snug and a pleasure to wear, with a construction based around an anatomical last. Stellar AD GTX is an ultra-lightweight crampon-compatible high-altitude boot, which is ideal to use on rock, mixed, snow and ice, and for climbing.Featuring a lighter, more streamlined structure than its sister Stellar GTX, Stellar AD GTX has been designed for expert users who prefer a lower-cut construction for multiactivity use. Its secret is the new construction technique used for the sole unit: the foot sits directly on top of the soft PU midsole to maximize cushioning and ensure precise foot placement, as well as providing impact resistance on rough terrain. Stellar AD GTX is an innovative shoe providing superior comfort that represents the evolution of Kayland's mountaineering DNA – exploring the boundaries of speed and experience: the feel of the fit is totally new, and its aggressive styling is in a class of its own.
Technical mountaineering gets a new level of comfort, through the skilful use of layers.Stellar GTX is a nimble, crampon-compatible boot for high altitude mountaineering, as well as speed ascents on rock, mixed, snow and ice, and climbing. Its secret is the new construction technique used for the sole unit: the foot sits directly on top of the soft PU midsole to maximize cushioning and ensure precise foot placement, as well as providing impact resistance on rough terrain. The precision and technical features of this mountaineering boot are further enhanced by a feel which is more akin to a trail shoe: the snug fit and anatomical lasting make them a pleasure to wear. Stellar GTX is an innovative shoe offering outstanding comfort that marks the continuing evolution of Kayland's mountaineering DNA: a classic approach to the mountains, where the pleasure of the experience is as important as performance. Boot height and closure are traditional – a touch purists will appreciate – while the feel of the fit is totally new.
STELLAR NUBUCK GTX
Mountaineering tradition meets innovation and performance in the Stellar GTX Nubuk. The upper in finest quality nubuck is combined with excellent insulation from the elements guaranteed by the Gore-Tex Performance Comfort membrane and a boot construction delivering an unparalleled, enveloping and protective fit with a protective rand and Lycra collar. Protection is further assured by the toecap reinforced with high-performance rubber and the Kayland Ankle Lock System which supports your ankle whilst guaranteeing natural movement. The standout feature of Stellar range is its sole unit: the foot sits directly on the soft EVA midsole that provides enhanced cushioning during footstrike and impacts with rough terrain. The Vibram® Stellar sole unit has been designed exclusively for Kayland. The internal construction features a honeycomb design that lightens the structure, enhances thermal insulation and delivers excellent shock absorption. The encased midsole in dual density PU foam sits above the PU insole, which is also perforated to reduce weight and increase torsional stability. The sole unit contains an integrated welt to take semi-automatic crampons. Comfort and mountaineering performance combined and redefined – the perfect embodiment of Kayland's mountaineering DNA.