Who should buy the Vasque Breeze WT GTX

Get the Vasque Breeze WT GTX if you are looking for an insulated, waterproof, and snow-ready hiking boot that provides warmth and comfort in your next outdoor escapades.

For fans of a trimmed-down mountaineering boot, this Vasque hiker is a solid choice that delivers a sturdy and supportive leather best suited for multi-day hiking on snowy paths

Vasque Breeze WT GTX Vasque

Provides a cozy feeling in cold conditions

Sporting the Breeze WT GTX easily translates to cozy feet in cold conditions. Other than that, expect the following:

Vasque Breeze WT GTX Provides a cozy feeling

  • Safe and comfy landings, thanks to its stout midsole with cushioning pods
  • Ample breathability courtesy of its vent ports and mesh panels
  • Sufficient water and snow protection
  • Enhanced midfoot support, thanks to its sturdy-yet-springy arch shank
  • Grippy hikes on frozen surfaces

Also expect a long break-in period

A hiking enthusiast says that the Breeze WT GTX requires about 20 miles to break in completely.

Vasque Breeze WT GTX laces

Its laces could be longer and can definitely help when the next update would address this particular issue. An adventurer even said, "Double knots are impossible with them."

Grippy outsole

Experts are united about the stickiness of the Vasque Breeze WT GTX. “It held firmly to snow and loose rock,” said one of them.

Vasque Breeze WT GTX Grippy outsole

It comes with a Vibram grip outsole that truly delivers when it comes to superior grip, durability, and traction on wet, snowy, and icy surfaces.

Offers effective waterproofing

Its ability to fence out moisture is amazing, according to gear pundits.

Vasque Breeze WT GTX Offers effective waterproofing

The GORE-TEX technology is responsible for its effective waterproofing, while also providing enough breathability keeping the wearer’s feet dry and comfortable

Gives excellent insulation 

Critics are very impressed with the hiker’s excellent insulation. Unlike other insulated shoes, this "allowed us to stay warm."

Vasque Breeze WT GTX midsoles

The All Terrain Compound midsoles provide sufficient support and cushioning that allows you to navigate slick and uneven terrain with more confidence.

Surprisingly lightweight

Testers find a surprisingly lightweight shoe in the Breeze WT GTX. With its 200 g Thinsulate insulation, it translates to more comfortable toasty toes all winter long.

Vasque Breeze WT GTX Surprisingly lightweight

The Nubuck leather and air mesh uppers of this Vasque boot provide a lightweight feel with solid durability. 

Vasque Breeze WT GTX is a durable hiking boot

This offering is remarkably comfortable, experienced trail-goers say. Its imposing construction gives the shoe a longer-than-usual lifespan.

Vasque Breeze WT GTX a durable hiking boot

The WT in its name stands for Winter Terrain. If it is not yet winter in your area, consider the non-insulated Breeze LT GTX. This hiker is currently one of the lightest boots in the Vasque Breeze catalog.

Facts / Specs

Weight: Men 22.8oz / Women 19.1oz
Use: Day Hiking, Snow
Cut: Mid cut
Collection: Vasque Breeze
Features: Insulated / Orthotic friendly / Removable insole / Heel brake
Waterproofing: Waterproof
Width: Normal / Normal, Wide

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Over the past 20 years, Paul has climbed, hiked, and run all over the world. He has summited peaks throughout the Americas, trekked through Africa, and tested his endurance in 24-hour trail races as well as 6 marathons. On average, he runs 30-50 miles a week in the foothills of Northern Colorado. His research is regularly cited in The New York Times, Washington Post, National Geographic, etc. On top of this, Paul is leading the running shoe lab where he cuts shoes apart and analyzes every detail of the shoes that you might buy.