The Lowa Mauria is a true hiking boot, made for women, on a women's last. The Lowa Mauria is made with a Nubuck Upper, Vibram outsole, and Gore-Tex lining for waterproof. Easy to flex with the ball bearing lace loops, so you can pull the laces easily and reduce overall pressure against your feet. The Mauria is fantastic for hiking the bucket list mountains, or going on shorter less challenging terrain. Where ever your hike takes you, the Mauria is made to help you get there and back.