Forclaz 100 Men Hiking Shoes Brown

8285370

QUECHUA

₹ 3,999

-25%

₹ 2,999

Reduced price! Forclaz 100 Men Hiking Shoes Brown

Made for day-long mountain hiking in all weather conditions, on easy paths. For regular use.
Support, waterproofing and breathability.Featuring numerous reinforced areas and a two-hook fastening system, the FORCLAZ 100 is the perfect companion for exploring alpine passes.
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Advantage
Traction5 mm lugged Essensole rubber sole for good traction.
CushioningFull-foot EVA midsole: durable and high-performance.
WaterproofBreathable and waterproof Novadry® membrane keeps your feet dry.
FitHigh upper with two hooks on top provide excellent support on any terrain.
Lightweight488 g per shoe in size 8
Warranty2 Years
Technical Information

1
Footwear waterproofing test.
Tested both in the lab and real-world usage, NOVADRY®-equipped footwear guarantees optimum waterproofing and breathability. First, the shoe is immersed in water while internal air pressure is applied to check that no bubbles form on the surface of the footwear. Next, shoes are fitted to a mechanical arm that simulates walking and half immersed in water so we can test that the inside remains perfectly dry.
2
3 levels of waterproofing.
During the waterproofing test, we test 3 levels of waterproofing: 2000 flexes (around 2 hours of walking), 4000 flexes (around 4 hours of walking) and 8000 flexes (around 8 hours of walking). Of course, after this test or in use, the shoe regains its original waterproofing once dry.
3
Shoe waterproofing level.
The Forclaz 500 Men's boots are waterproof for 4000 flexes.
4
Field tests.
All our shoes undergo use and comfort tests carried out by users who represent the target market in conditions identical to those found in typical use. Our Field Test Missions team up the product manager with people who aren't affiliated with QUECHUA, to test, improve, and validate our products.
5
Laboratory tests.
Other laboratory tests are also conducted to approve the quality of the following components: attachment of eyelets and webbing, assembly, toxicology, UV resistance, sole and upper component abrasion, accelerated ageing.
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BUYING TIPS:
Try on both shoes, standing up, with the socks worn for hiking. Try on several models or sizes if necessary. Check two comfort points: the base of the heel and the front part of the foot going down. Avoid all pressure points when trying them on. Don't hesitate to walk around the store. Gradually start using you shoes during your first few hiking trips to break them in.
characteristic
Weight488 g per shoe in size 8

Shoe size6½ to 13
Information / Concept / Technology
Composition
Polyester and split leather upper, EVA midsole, rubber sole.

Stockage tips
store in a dark, dry and well-ventilated place.

Maintenance tips
Use the brush and/or sponge to clean the shoe and remove dirt or mud residue. The use of cream or waterproof grease on split leather is not recommended. While it will not damage the leather, it will change the look of your shoe.Re-waterproof regularly using specific spray products for synthetics.

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Amazing Pair of SHoes
Used for 2 to 8 weeks
This shoe is very good as described. The waterproofing is very good and works well for 4 Hours. After 4 hours of trek, the socks starts to become wet. I have used this shoe in all sort of terreins viz rocky, muddy, watery etc. and it has done what it said. The only problem is that the tongue of the shoe is weirdly designed and during high showers the water enters from the tongue. The shoe near the shoe has started showing a crease which was very unexpected from Quechua.
Else the shoe is perfect in its budget and works well even on bikes.
Excellent
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Used for 1 week or less
The waterproof shoes though very expensive is very godd , i tried it in heavy rains.
Disappointed
Used for 1 week or less
I Purchased this shoe just 3 weeks back and went on a short trek for 2 days in monsoon. Grip was pretty bad, so had to put a lot of pressure in leg muscles to avoid slip. Water resistance was also pretty bad, it let in rain water. Overall pretty disappointed with the product. Now I feel like I wasted money for nothing and not sure what should I do with this shoe.
Response of the brand
Hello Debayan,

Thank you for your feedback on the Forclaz 100 Hiking Shoes. We are sorry about the unpleasant experience you have had during the hike. 
This shoe is designed for hiking on easy trails in all weather conditions, and provide 100% waterproof until the second lace hook from the top. However, if you are not comfortable with the shoes, you can visit any of our stores, and the team would be more than happy to have it refunded or exchanged.

I am available if you have any further queries:)
Varun Nair
e-Sports Manager
Debayan found this answer helpful
Horrible experience
Used for 2 to 8 weeks
Very uncomfortable shoes.please don't buy at any cost.
Response of the brand
Hello Abhishek,

Thank you for your feedback on the Forclaz 100 Hiking Shoes. We regret to hear that you did not find our product comfortable. It would be really great if you can revert back with your usage, or visit any of the stores with the product so that we can help you with the right pair of shoes for your sport.

Apologies again for the inconveniences caused.  I am available you have any further queries:)

Varun Nair
e-Sports Manager
Outstanding
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Used for 2 to 8 weeks
Outstanding product.
Perfect Shoes For All Climate
Used for 2 to 8 weeks
I used these shoes for my Shrikhand Mahadev Yatra and i am very happy with this product,waterproofing is awesome.
Product Info and Picture
In the Picture, it is clearly showing that the Shoe is Forclaz 500 whereas in the Product information, the shoe is declared as Forclaz 100. Please provide the relevant Information.
POOR PERFORMANCE
Used for 1 week or less
The Grip of this shoes is not good, salesperson gives so many promises about the product, I have seen practically even other shoes just costing around 1000 to 2000 of other brands was better than this. I did amarnath yatra with my group , they weared normal shoes there grip was better than this and they can use this on regular basis.
Response of the brand
Hello Mr.Jitendra,

Thanks for your feedback on thle Forclaz 100 Hiking shoes by Quechua. I apologise for the inconvenience caused to you.

The Forclaz 100 shoes by Quechua are designed for hiking on the mountains on easy paths where they offer good grip and support, but they come with an EVA rubber outsole which is not ideal for trekking as the grip needed on a terrain like Amarnath for example, is different and we recommend a shoe like Trek 100 from our range which offers superior grip and comfort as the outsole is made of PU which is more durable also.

To add a small insight on the materials used for grip, rubber is the cheapest and the best option for the best grip but the durability is very less. And hence we use components which are a polymer of rubber that give both grip and durability.

Now, I apologise again for the inconvenience caused to you and request you kindly to visit any of our stores closer to you and seek for a refund or exchange for a shoe which I would be glad to recommend you if you can let me know your usage.

I stay available if you need any further assistance with our products or services in future.

Sportively,
Sandeep NAIR
Not a good grip on wet surface
Used for 7 to 12 months
Hi, I had purchased this product in July/August (dont remember the exact month) 2016 and used it for 2 himalayan treks. The grip of the shoe is not great on the wet/slippery surface unlike my earlier shoe which had vibram sole. Same problem was faced by my fellow trekkers too.
Response of the brand
Hello Bharat,

Thank you for your feedback on the Forclaz 100 Hiking Shoes. This shoe is designed for day long hiking in the mountains, and it is not recommended to use for trekking as it doesn't provide the support and grip required for several days trek. For trekking, we suggest the Forclaz 500 and 600 Shoes which comes with the cross contact sole. Vibram soles were earlier used in our trekking shoes and not for Hiking shoes. If you are looking specifically for Vibram sole, we will have Forclaz 700 shoe arriving in our stores towards October this year.

However, I will forward your feedback to our product development team. Hope this information helps you to choose the right shoe for your sport.

Thanks,

Varun NAIR DECATHLON
Bharat found this answer helpful
Good Preformance
Used for 3 to 6 months
Build Quality is Good, Comfortable to wear, Waterproofing is as good as advertised.