The Lowa Renegade GTX Mid's soft leather boot really stands out for the excellent waterproofing from its seamless GoreTex liner. Users also like the Renegade because it's very light for a leather boot -- just under 2 pounds, 8 ounces per pair -- yet supportive enough for typical backpacking loads.
- Relatively light for a leather boot
- Great traction
- Reliable waterproofing
- Limited break-in time
- Relatively poor durability for a leather boot