The Salomon X ALP MTN GTX FORCES is the ultimate mountain boot, now upgraded with a wider toebox for a better fit. The high-profile upper combines waterproof Nubuck leather, two layers of EVA cushioning, and a GORE-TEX® membrane for an optimal mix of comfort, stability, and protection. Self-locking eyelets keep the ALP MTN GTX FORCES securely laced, and the boots are crampon compatible.


Weight: 648 g | 22.9 oz (SIZE US 9)

Stack Height: 21.5mm / 12mm (9.5mm drop)


  • Full leather upper
  • 1.5mm Waterproof Nubuck Leather
  • Highly Resistant and Waterproof Cordura
  • 2.5mm Protective rubber toe cap
  • 1.8mm Protective Rubber Mudguard
  • 1.5mm Protective rubber heel cap
  • Heel Strap
  • Precise forefoot fit
  • Selflocking eyelet
  • Lace Locker
  • Snug fit
  • Heel foam
  • Forefoot Protected EVA
  • Closed hooks
  • Gusseted tongue


  • MEMBRANE: GORE-TEX® Performance Comfort Footwear
  • LINING CONSTRUCTION: Waterproof bootie construction

Sole Construction

  • OUTSOLE: High Traction Contagrip®
  • MIDSOLE: Two layers of compressed EVA
  • SOCKLINER: EVA shaped footbed / OrthoLite®



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