- Protective rubber toe and heel caps
- Quicklace one pull lacing with Lace pocket in the tongue
- High traction Contagrip
- Advanced Chassis
- OrthoLite sockliner with EVA shaped footbed
The X ULTRA 3 has evolved into an even more effective hiking shoe. Thanks to Descent Control technology, it efficiently tackles technical hikes and really shines during tough descents. Wear this breathable pair in warm weather and dirt conditions, and head downhill with a spring in your step. Salomon's Quicklace is minimalistic and strong lace for one-pull tightening. Easy-on, easy-off. With built-in lace pocket for easy storage of the Quick Fit lacing system. OrthoLite sockliner combines a specific Ortholite foam and an EVA heel cup. Ortholite foam creates a cooler, drier, healthier, better cushioned environment under the foot. It will not break down or lose effectiveness over time. Recycled tire content to protect the environment. EVA heel cups allows for a better heel support and added cushioning. Non marking Contragrip delivers optimal traction on varied surfaces, Contagrip outsoles use the ideal combination of specialized rubbers for each specific use. Salomon's lightweight advanced chassis, placed between the outsole and midsole, maximizes motion control, energy management and push through protection for an efficient, stable and responsive ride.