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Flash Gaiter

Flash Gaiter

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The Flash gator responds to the call of trail running shoe athletes covering miles in the high country who are tired of twigs and scree getting underneath their pants and into their shoes.

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  • 4.85 oz.

  • Tube Design
  • 8 Inches high

  • DWR Finish

    Fabric Details
  • Nylon Stretch Woven

At only 8 inches in height, the Flash Gaiter was built for the new breed of trail running shoe athletes covering miles in the high country. Or, the low boot wearing hunters that are tired of dirt and twigs getting up underneath their pants, and into the shoes. This highly durable, stretch woven nylon tube design functions flawlessly. Just remember to slide it on before your shoes or boots.

Athlete Perspective

Athlete Perspective

“I typically wear GORE-TEX® running shoes on all of my hunts until the snow gets to shin level. I wouldn’t be able to do this without the Flash Gaiter. Fabric is a stretch woven nylon treated with DWR which offers one more layer of protection for my feet and keeps pine needles, rocks and debris from slowing down my hunt.”

- Sitka Athlete Mark Seacat

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Paul in AZ
March 3, 2016
Star Star Star Star

Okay, so this is my second review and it is more upon customer service than the product itself. The clip on the stirrup strap broke after only 3 hikes in the Superstitions and, needless to say, I was none to happy about it and it showed in my review. They immediately contacted me, asked what went wrong, what type of terrain I was in and then sent me replacements at no cost. This company's attitude is awesome and if they make a minor adjustment to their product, it too will be awesome. 5 stars for being good people!

November 23, 2015
Star Star

I want to love these gaiters. I love the fit, size, and durable material. They could be absolutely perfect....Except, the stirrup strap/plastic clip broke on my first day of the hunt. I exchanged them for another pair and again, on the first day of my late season hunt, the stirrup strap broke again at the clip. I will always use Sitka Gear. Best gear in the world. Looks like the flash gaiter is not in my future, though.

Austin Weight
January 30, 2015
Star Star Star Star

Awesome gaiter design! I put on roughly 70 miles on this gaiter this year in Utah through steams & snow I was very impressed with the durability & waterproof ability of these. I have recommend them to all my hunting buddies & it's safe to say that I'll be hunting in them next season.

October 28, 2014
Star Star Star Star

Have used these for 3 years for fall elk hunting trips. Forget I'm wearing them on the hot days and keep the snow out on te cold days. Absolutely love these. No longer have to take the boots off at lunch to get the tree debris and brush out of my boots. A great investment!

April 26, 2014
Star Star Star Star

I used the gaiters on my summit of Mount Kilimanjaro. The hike to summit and return to base camp was 10 hours off drudging through volcanic ash, rocks and sand. On descent, you slide down the soil to save energy. These gaiters did a great job of keeping the rocks and debris out of my boots. I didn't have a single grain of sand enter my boots.

Craig Temple
July 25, 2013
Star Star Star Star

I absolutely love these Gaiters! I wear Gore-Tex running shoes to cover ground and when paired up with the Flash Gaiters, it is a lethal combination. Keeping twigs, leaves, grass and debris out of my shoes is simple with these! The rubberized base on the Gaiters keeps them from twisting, shifting or riding up. They are quiet and not bulky if you're trying to get your sneak on. These are a must have if you plan on wearing runners or low-top boots. I test a lot of products for GORE and I think these are a top notch item! Get a pair, you won't be disappointed!

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