The Salomon MTN Explorer is part of a new wave of Freeride Touring boots built out of the history of alpine performance from Salomon. The Explorer is the lighter of the two MTN touring boots developed out of ears of in-depth research and development. This boot weighs only 1,490 grams, has 67° of cuff articulation and a flex rating of 100. It achieves it‚s lightweight by having only two buckles and a 50mm power strap. The boot uses Motion Flex Technology for smooth uphill travel and Surelock Ski/Walk mechanism along with 24mm riveted oversized Pivots to offer the best in power transmission when locked out in ski mode. The fully Thermo-moldable liner with two loops ensure that you‚ll have a comfortable fit and can easily slide the boot on and off. The MTN Explorer is made from a Grilamid lower shell and Pebax cuff. The Salomon MTN Explore is the boot for Freeride touring at significantly less weight than any other boot in its‚ category.