Danner Mt DefianceMt Defiance is Danner's flagship hiking boot built on its TFX2 platform. The platform incorporates the company’s traditional stitch-down construction that adds a stable, wide base with an athletic fit. The Mt Defiance is flexible in the forefoot with an integrated shank board. The upper, shank board and forefoot EVA is all stitched together to increase comfort and stability and then cemented onto a polyurethane midsole. This sturdy ride is bolstered with full-grain leather, 100 percent waterproof Gore-Tex and a reinforced toe box. Kick it into high gear with a durable and stable boot that leaves you secure while exploring the great outdoors.