Men's Acrux FL GTX Approach Shoe

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A tough one with no shortage on finesse, the men's Arc'teryx Alpha FL GTX is geared to meet the demands of variable terrain and weather conditions. This technical approach shoe provides optimal comfort and protection thanks to a combination of high-performance technologies, such as the Adaptive Fit GORE-TEX® liners and a seamless durable upper.

Born in the Canadian Coast mountain wilderness, Arc'teryx is a technical high-performance outerwear and equipment company with a relentless commitment to design, craftsmanship and performance.

Securely Wrapped Comfort

The truly versatile Acrux FL GTX approach shoe is destined for the man seeking technologically advanced and waterproof mountain footwear – built the Arc'teryx way. Featuring characteristics of hiking boots and rock-climbing shoes, this hybrid shoe is designed for hiking while offering great traction and hold on steeper rocks. The liners - separately constructed out of stretch textiles - conform to any foot shape and eliminate friction for an experience of superior comfort.

Acrux FL GTX Approach Shoe Features

The Acrux FL GTX shoe features a waterproof/breathable stretch GORE-TEX® liner providing quick dry, air permeable performance in warm, dry conditions. Furthermore, it comes equipped with a Vibram® Arc'teryx Approach Outsole using a durable Megagrip™ compound and unique tread design for sure footedness on rock, heel braking ability on downslopes, and ease of stride on trail and varied terrain. Lastly, Arc'teryx designed their seamless one piece upper as a lightweight, durable solution to wear and contact with rock, snow and ice. Thanks to a PU coated nylon textile, woven after coating, it also maintains air permeability without sacrificing durability.

  • GORE-TEX® Performance Comfort stretch membrane
  • Integrated lace hole reinforcements for enhanced durability
  • Seamless one piece upper with thermolaminated construction
  • Custom 3-Dimensional toe and heal protection
  • Durable and grippy Vibram® outsole with MegaGrip™ compound
  • RockGrip lugs with anti-slip


Upper : PU coated nylon yarns - a textile that maintains air permeability and is hydrophobic for fast drying
TPU high abrasion protection films
3D moulded rubber heel and toe cap
Lining : 2 layer stretch nylon mono-mesh Stretch GORE-TEX® laminate to 100% of liner height with air permeable EVA foam core — Non removable
Sole : Outsole: Custom patterned Vibram® outsoles in Vibram® MegaGrip™ rubber compound
Midsole: Highly durable EVA foam midsole absorbs shock while providing precision stability
Sockliner: Custom developed 3D moulded Ortholite™ footbed delivers maximum comfort, breathability and arch support
Drop : 14 mm
Weight : 924 g / 2 lbs 0.6 oz
Recommended use : Alpine Climbing, Hiking
Waterproof : Yes
Warranty : Lifetime of the product