1. What is it? The Millet Everest Summit GTX high altitude (8,000 meter) boot. http://www.millet.fr/en/products/fall-winter-2014-2015/hardware-shoes/everest-summit-gore-tex These boots are triple boots with 3 layers of insulation for the extreme cold with an integrated over-boot that eliminates the need for wearing gaiters. This boot retails for $999.99 US dollars.
2. Who are these boots for? These boots are for high altitude and cold weather mountaineering and mountaineers.
3. Pros: The Millet Everest Summit GTX boots are very comfortable and feature a great deal of adjustabiltiy. The liner and exterior boot feature a lacing and velcro strapping combination that make adjusting the boot easy for the desired comfort. This lacing and velcro system also make taking off and putting on these boots with cold fingers a snap.
5. Overall gear rating is 5 out of 5. Can’t beat the performance packed into this boot. This boot is Veterans Expeditions choice for high altitude mountaineering.