Garmont Ener-G Backcountry Boots: Reviews
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Three-density, lace-up thermomoldable liners and efficient walking mode make skinning up comfortable and effortless, yet it's plenty stiff and powerful to drive big boards like the Sickbirds. 7.9 lbs; garmontusa.com
Bonus: The magnesium buckles reduce ice buildup.
Bummer: A bit roomy for folks with narrow feet.