La Sportiva is a reputable footwear brand name for trail running shoes, climbing shoes, hiking and mountaineering boots. The FC ECO 3.0 GTX uphold the reputable craftsmanship and technical design features that La Sportiva is known for. They rated consistently well across all of our scoring metrics. Although they don’t weigh in as a lightweight boot, they feel similar to the Keen Targhee II Mid on trail. The FC ECO 3.0 are comfortable, supportive hiking boots with a very flexible forefoot.