Grivel's G22 crampons pair perfectly with Mammut's shockingly light (at just 2.1 pounds) Nordwand TL boots. The Nordwand's non-gusseted padded tongues nixed pressure points, and power straps locked us in when we tested them in Alaska and Vermont. Plus, the integrated gaiters' gripper material kept our pants from sliding up when postholing.
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