Barker Shoe Co. 10th Mountain Division ski boots. Boots are dated 1943 Produced in Boston. This example has original waxed laces with metal ends. Also the wool foot bed for insulation. Goodyear heavy lugged sole provides traction when not full of snow or mud. From what I understand the original design had a flat sole, but traction was impossible so they later retrofitted these boots with the lugs. Squared off toe allows for maximum heel lift during cross-country maneuvers.
Vintage cross country ski or snowshoe boots. Very well built Austrian Boots bearing the name Lackner Gregor.
- Soft padded interior lace up with sturdy full leather outter.
- heel compression lacing
- stacked leather soles.
- Screwed on hard rubber sole bearing the name Kitzbühel
- Dackel Marke stamped lace hooks.