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High Ground 8" Realtree Xtra Green

Style No. 46222
$160.00

Fast and furious, this boot will take you up and back in record times. For high ground scramblers.

 
 
 
 

Product Details

Overview

This is the boot for high speed hunters looking for a fast, agile platform. It has a hiking base modified for hunting applications. This boot will fit light and comfortably but has tough features like an ultra-durable, oiled nubuc leather and 900 Denier nylon upper, 100% waterproof and breathable GORE-TEX lining, and the Danner Talon dirt- and rock-gripping outsole.

How it Fits

This boot is built on our DT4 last. This last provides an athletic fit with a tighter heel pocket and a wider toe box. The sleek, streamlined last is excellent for on or off trail hiking.

Details

  • 100% waterproof and breathable GORE-TEX® liner is engineered to keep your feet dry and comfortable
  • Realtree® Xtra Green® camo is designed with three distinct layers of color and pattern for maximum effectiveness.
  • Durable oiled-nubuc leather upper plus breathable 900 Denier nylon for excellent durability and abrasion resistance
  • Cushioning antimicrobial polyurethane footbed
  • EVA midsole provides added cushioning
  • Lock and load lacing system - ghillies across the forefoot for secure fit, and locking speed hooks for quick, easy lacing
  • Danner Talon™ outsole provides extremely lightweight athletic performance in rugged conditions.
  • Nylon shank
  • 8" height
  • 46 oz
  • Imported

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3.7

(based on 10 reviews)

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70%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Comfortable (3)

Cons

No Cons

Best Uses

  • Hunting (5)
    • Was this a gift?:
    • No (9)

Most Liked Positive Review

 

High Ground Indeed.

My old TFX Hunters finally gave up the ghost this summer while scouting for archery elk season early Sept. Wanted a new pair of lt.wt. boots and saw these on the website. Was...Read complete review

My old TFX Hunters finally gave up the ghost this summer while scouting for archery elk season early Sept. Wanted a new pair of lt.wt. boots and saw these on the website. Was leaning toward the low uninsulated pronghorn or pathfinder EE's which fit me well. The factory store didn't yet have the high ground in house, had to order a pair. Well a D width came in and I tried it on, not real tight so I fig'd the EE's would be perfect. Got the EE and its a nice snug secure fit right out of the box! This boot will not reguire a break in period, the new upper lock lacing is a nice feature. Hope to get out this wknd and put them to the test before start of season. These should be a "run and gun" boot.I think I bought the very first pair anywhere!

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Design flaw

I really love these boots. Comfortable right out of the box. No break in time needed. Straight up one of the most comfortable pair of boots I've ever owned. My all time fav...Read complete review

I really love these boots. Comfortable right out of the box. No break in time needed. Straight up one of the most comfortable pair of boots I've ever owned. My all time fav is still the pronghorn.....I own 3 sets.
However, I'm very disappointed by a bad design in the fabric eyelets on the bottom 4 sets of the boots. These eyelets have ripped out on my boots within less than 1 year. One would think it a no brainer to use leather or steel instead of fabric for an eyelet, as lacing is a high friction event. Stay away from this design issue and you'll be happy. Had I kept receipt and original packaging I could have sent them in for replacement or repair. Sucks to have a real nice pair of boots that are now useless and have at minimum another few years of life left in them. No joy here.

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4.0

High Ground Indeed.

By Tom D.

from Vancouver, Wa.

Verified Reviewer

Pros

  • Light Weight Nice Tread

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Hunting

    My old TFX Hunters finally gave up the ghost this summer while scouting for archery elk season early Sept. Wanted a new pair of lt.wt. boots and saw these on the website. Was leaning toward the low uninsulated pronghorn or pathfinder EE's which fit me well. The factory store didn't yet have the high ground in house, had to order a pair. Well a D width came in and I tried it on, not real tight so I fig'd the EE's would be perfect. Got the EE and its a nice snug secure fit right out of the box! This boot will not reguire a break in period, the new upper lock lacing is a nice feature. Hope to get out this wknd and put them to the test before start of season. These should be a "run and gun" boot.I think I bought the very first pair anywhere!

    • Was this a gift?:
    • No

    (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

     
    5.0

    Great Boots!

    By John

    from Roanoke Va

    Verified Reviewer

    Pros

    • Comfortable
    • Lightweight
    • price
    • Waterproof

    Cons

    • None yet

    Best Uses

    • Hunting
    • Hunting Walking

    I went on a serious hunt for a good pair of boots this year and I found them in the High Grounds. Out of the box they were very comfortable and lightweight (unlike the full-leather Pronghorns I wore around for a while before returning them). I've only hunted four days so far but I stepped in every mud puddle and creek I came across and so far they're waterproof. I walk a lot and these fit my hunting style very well. If you carry a heavy pack, they do not provide much ankle support but that's not an issue for me. Coming in at the lower end of my price range was also an unexpected positive. I cant say enough good about them. They seem to be great quality, but time will tell…

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    • No

    (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

     
    5.0

    Very Pleased

    By washelkhunter

    from Vancouver, Wa.

    Verified Reviewer

    Pros

    • Ltwt Breathable H2o Pr

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Warm Temperate Hunting

      Was not disappointed in this product. Hunted around and in Indian Heaven for the early Wa. archery season. Rain, dew, hot temps, stream crossings and general scrambling. The sole has a grippy micro texture that holds well to rocks and logs. Very comfortable. A one day break in; by day 2 they were old friends. I really like the upper lace lock feature. You can set the tension you desire and it holds.

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      • No
       
      4.0

      High Ground boots

      By John

      from Wisconsin

      Pros

      • The Boots Are Comfortable
      • They are very light

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Hunting

        It may be alittle early for a reveiw because I only have been able to where them around home acouple of times. I bought the boots m a inly for an upcoming Elk hunt in September. The boots are nice and light so I look forward to see how they will perform in the mountains.

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        • No
         
        2.0

        Good fit, comfortable, poor durability

        By Dave

        from Northern Nevada

        Verified Reviewer

        Pros

          Cons

            Best Uses

              Very comfortable and good fit.
              Do not hold up well:
              1. Fabric eyelets have failed, Danner need to replace with something more durable
              2. Upper fabric failed shortly after eyelets at area where front of boot bends.
              This would be a fantastic boot if Danner put in some quality improvements.

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