What makes a Lake, a Lake?

The technologies and materials we use in our shoes is what makes us unique. We work with some of the best known brands in the industry to augment our already elaborate R&D processes.

Kangaroo leather, for Lake by Packer Leather, is the lightest, strongest & most durable natural leather. It utilizes multiple surface treatments to better protect & increase the comfort of your feet. Duratek treatment strengthens the leather & protects it from abrasion, & Microblok antimicrobial treatment renders the leather uninhabitable to microbes & germs.

Packer Kangaroo Leather

Leather is a Premium grade leather with classic looks & incredible feel. It ages beautifully while maintaining breathability & naturally adjusting to your foot.

ECCO Leather

Pittards® WR100 leather is a unique, highly water-resistant & breathable leather, specially engineered to retain softness & suppleness over time. Used in our extreme-condition shoes.

Pittards Leather

Extremely durable leather with unique and abrasion resistant finishes. These leathers offer the great fit, feel & durability that Lake has based its reputation on.

Helcor Leather

Engineered in Japan to emulate leather as close as possible with many additional benefits. Up to 30% lighter than leather of the same thickness, fast drying and with great durability and surface finishes.

Clarino Microfiber


Carbitex CX6



Outlast Smart Fabric photo.

Outlast SmartFabric

Premium Footbeds utilize our High Performance Insoles technology to create a superior footbed package. The combination of technical fabrics with ® function specific sole design allows for a footbed that has long lasting comfort as well as improved foot stability that are applicable across all footwear categories.

Syksol Premium Footbeds

Vibram® is the world leader in rubber soles for extreme athletic pursuits. Our three exclusive Vibram® soles are the first in the cycling world & set a new standard for function & durability in cycling shoes.

Vibram Soles

BOA® Fit System