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70 / 100 based on 1 expert reviews
Super comfortable to wear all day long, there is no question they are a great option for wide high volume feet, feet often neglected by trail shoe and boot makers.
-This mid-top trail boot comes with the aggressive Vibram XS Trek EVO outsole that delivers multi-surface traction. It is also equipped with a 3-piece EVA midsole for a cushioned, dynamic underfoot experience, a rear foot rock plate and hard rubber toe cap for additional protection in rugged terrain, and a rip-stop mesh upper that is light, durable, and breathable.
-It also features medial drainage ports for quick water release when waddling through streams, rivers, and deep puddles.
The Topo Athletic Trailventure is a mid-top hiker with a roomy toe box, which makes it a great choice for wide-footed individuals. It has an over-the-ankle molded foam collar that provides ample cushioning and support around the ankle without restricting movement too much. Meanwhile, the stretchy rip-stop upper hugs the foot snugly, creating a glove-like feel.
Furthermore, this boot uses a unique lacing system featuring two lacing tensions that provide a secure and customized fit through the midfoot.
Designed for varying terrains, the Trailventure hiking boot by Topo Athletic is equipped with the XS Trek EVO outsole. This Vibram sole is very aggressive, having a lug depth of 6mm. It has a tread design very similar to that of the MegaGrip but slightly softer and bouncier. The wide spaces in between the lugs also help with easy dispersal of mud. Additionally, there are flex grooves upfront so the wearer is able to move comfortably.
This trail boot comes with a 3-piece EVA midsole for a cushioned underfoot support. Unlike other hiking boots, the Athletic Trailventure uses EVA of three different densities. The softest foam is placed at the lateral heel for cushioning when landing, the firmest at the medial heel for a supportive stride, and the rest of the midsole uses a foam with the density between the other two. Embedded in the midsole is an ESS stability plate located towards the rear for additional support.
Furthermore, this boot comes with a 5mm Ortholite footbed for additional cushioning and arch support.
Known for its durability and resistance to abrasion, the ripstop upper of the Trailventure creates a protective environment for the foot. It doesn't have a waterproof membrane so it stays breathable especially in very hot days. Additionally, it comes with medial drainage ports for the easy release of water in case the wearer has to walk through deep puddles of water.