Scarpa footwear is inspired by a passion for the mountains and a proud history of artisan craftsmanship.
Scarpa is an Italian word meaning literally “shoe” and the roots of the Scarpa footwear company go back as far as 1938.
Scarpa are dedicated to making comfortable footwear for outdoor enthusiasts, and their enthusiasm and passion has not faded over the years!
Scarpa’s determination to create the most technical and comfortable boots and shoes continues to win admiration from outdoor enthusiasts around the world.
Scarpa make footwear for a range of outdoor activities and classify their footwear on the website as:
- Alpine Trail;
The following Scarpa footwear trailer video suggests that there is “no place too far” for wearing Scarpa footwear:
This 15 seconds video from SCARPASPA is a trailer for Scarpa footwear – “The quality of SCARPA in fifteen seconds.”
Scarpa Footwear For Hiking
There are a range of boots and shoes at Scarpa suitable for hiking under various conditions. To help you find the most suitable footwear, Scarpa provide a suitability search method using the following descriptions: Running, Alpine Summer, City, Approach, Paths and Trails, Fell Walk, Hill Walk, and Via Ferrata. As an example of boots suitable for walking and trekking from the trek range, take a look at the classic Ranger GTX Walking Boots:
The Ranger has been a huge classic appealing to walkers and ramblers over many years. The 20II version features all the credentials of Scarpa’s® new Activ Fit technology making it feel really luxurious at all times. The Ranger 2 will now feature the BD last offering increased fit and performance. While the Hi-Flex midsole offers the optimum balance of support and walking comfort and a Gore-Tex liner to help keep moisture out.
This 1 minute 16 seconds video from gooutdoorstv presents the Scarpa Ranger GTX Walking Boots, waterproof walking boots available for both men and women.
If you want to find out more information about hiking boots in general, such as the benefits and features of hiking boots, then read our guide on hiking boots. If this brand is not what you are looking for then find out about more hiking brands here!
If you want to read more here are some useful resources:
- The Scarpa company UK website.
- The Scarpa company International website.
- The Scarpa company North America website.
- The ScarpaSPA YouTube channel.