Vasque Taku GTX chosen as Men’s Health Toughest Boot

Vasque footwear is excited to announce that Men’s Health has chosen the Taku GTX as its toughest boot.

Red Wing, MN—Vasque footwear is excited to announce that Men’s Health has chosen the Taku GTX as its toughest boot. Men’s Health tested multiple boots for durability, comfort, value and style and the Taku GTX scored well in all categories.

“We are not surprised that the Taku GTX beat out competitors as winner of Men’s Health toughest boot,” says Chris Miller, Vasque Sales Manager. “This boot, like all of Vasque’s footwear, is purpose built for the trail.”

The Taku GTX boot is a full leather version of the athletically inspired Breeze GTX, the most successful hiking collection in Vasque history. It features classic heritage styling in a responsive lightweight design with oiled natural leather, a Gore-tex® waterproof liner and classic coloration. Built upon an Arc Tempo last, with a women’s-specificlast in women’s sizing, dual density EVA footbed, molded EVA, molded rubber toe bumper and a new Vibram® outsole, the Taku GTXis designed to keep feet happy on long days. For more information on the Taku GTX or any of Vasque’s collection of purpose built footwear, please visit

About Vasque

Vasque footwear, a family-owned company rich in heritage and deeply rooted in the outdoor community, understands the outdoors is a state of mind and specializes in creating trail ready footwear for trail ready lives. For more than 45 years, their focus has been thoughtfully designed and carefully built performance footwear to take the next generation of trail users wherever the trail goes. Vasque focuses on fit and world-class performance as the core pillars in every backpacking, hiking, multisport, trail running and kids shoe they produce. Vasque’s authentic footwear withstands harsh conditions, rugged wear and the tests of time.