Shoes engineered with GORE-TEX technology are designed for indoor and outdoor use in moderate and warmer conditions or during higher activity levels. They are durably waterproof combined with optimized breathability and therefore the ideal solution for people who value outstanding climate comfort and heat release.
Vibram® is the market leader in the manufacture and technological development of high performance rubber soles for outdoor activities, work safety, lifestyle clothing and orthopaedics. For over 80 years the distinctive yellow octagon has stood for quality, performance, safety, innovation and design. Since the development of the very rst rubber soles for mountaineering, Vibram has achieved benchmark status on the footwear market.
In 1888 the Steiner family founded a loden mill for the manufacturing of domestic wool at the foot of the Dachstein massif. High quality wool from all over the world is being made into 100 % natural products. Loden fabric has been valued for its water repellent, wind resistant and heat retaining properties.
ECONYL® fiber is a regenerated nylon yarn, which is made out of fishing nets that are left behind in the ocean and other nylon waste. The special textile yarn can be regenerated again and again without any loss of quality and this ensures sustainability..
Perwanger® produces the ideal mountain sports leather for extreme conditions. The raw material for PERWANGER LEATHERS are cowhides from the Alps. A conscientious selection of raw materials is crucial for the high end quality product with cowhides out of the Alps.
The RECCO chip is integrated into footwear and reects the signals it receives, providing information about the current location of the mountaineer in question. This eliminates the need to carry a battery, a mobile phone or a GPS transponder. A whole square kilometre of terrain can be searched by a helicopter in just 3 – 4 minutes.