Ankle Boot

Summary: Barefoot ankle boots with thin 2.5mm sole, 5mm layer of wool and aluminum foil for insulation, semi-aggressive tread for trails, leather upper, tie laces, and wide, foot-shaped toebox.

Ankle Boot

1. Overview

The Ankle Boot by Pro Alp is an affordable midweight barefoot boot for men and women designed in Slovenia with great overall versatility.



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Basic Details

  • Thin: [5.5mm] sole for proper ground feel.
  • Flex: [great] bend for natural movement.
  • Width: [wide] foot-shaped toebox for splay.
  • Zero-Drop: [0mm] same height in front/back.
  • Barefoot: [feels] like being fully barefoot.

2. Features

The Pro Alp Ankle Boot has a wide foot-shaped toebox, thin 5.5mm outsole, great flexibility, and minimal tread, and is made with leather, wool, synthetic, rubber, and natural materials.




  • Gender: [men/women] in multiple styles.
  • Materials: [natural] leather, wool, rubber.
  • Toebox: [foot-shaped] for natural toe splay.
  • Insole: [thin] .

3. Performance

The Pro Alp Ankle Boot provides great breathability, is water-resistant, has a minimal tread that can last for 5000+ miles, and is ideal for casual, hiking, indoors, walking, and water in freezing, cold, warm, and hot climates.


5000+ miles


  • Airflow: [great] breathable/wicking.
  • Water: [water-resistant] for wet terrain.
  • Activities: [5] casual, hiking, indoors, walking, water.
  • Climate: [4] freezing, cold, warm, hot.

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