Verdict from 5 user reviews

5 reasons to buy

  • Comfortable: A larger percentage of reviewers mention that the Gucci Flashtrek is extremely comfortable.
  • Eyecatching: This model is a real statement piece, according to numerous buyers.
  • Versatile: Owners love that this sneaker is easy to pair with any casual wardrobe.
  • Recommended: Many users strongly vouched for the Gucci Flashtrek sneaker. 
  • Durable: A couple of wearers mention that they find this model sturdy.

2 reasons not to buy

  • Pricey: The Gucci Flashtrek is offered at an exceedingly expensive price range.
  • Heavy: Several buyers mention that this model weighs bulky, similar to many hiking sneakers.

Bottom line

With the overall style of the Gucci Flashtrek, it is safe to say that Gucci really had fun in designing it. It features a flashy throwback design, creating a standout sport-chic piece. 

Also, this big, bright, and beautiful sneaker brag its overall comfort and durability, making it an appropriate stylish all-day sneaker. While many are baffled at this pair's skyrocketing price, it is still a highly recommended one.

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Gucci Flashtrek: Glammed up ugly trainers

When Gucci Flashtrek debuted in the market, Gucci made it to the headlines. The brand created a lavish makeover to rugged footwear with this pair's flashy jewels and bold silhouette. This sneaker harnesses visual cues from classic hiking boots with details borrowed from Sega, a Japanese video game maker. 

Crafted in Italy to maintain the premium quality, this kick is made with dynamic mixed materials on its upper with detachable flashy bejeweled straps. It is accentuated with a gum rubber sole and quick lacing system, for a cozy and casual look.

Can we hike with this?

While this sneaker is molded from hiking footwear, it is not an actual outdoor hiking shoe. Gucci designed this kick with a thick sole, similar to another skyscraping luxurious model - the Balenciaga Triple S. The sturdy, rugged sole is meant to keep its wearers ready for the city streets, dancefloors, and casual events in eye-catching style.


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Danny McLoughlin is a researcher for RunRepeat covering football, sneakers and running. After graduating with a degree in computer science from The University of Strathclyde, Danny makes sure never to miss a game of his beloved Glasgow Rangers or the Scotland national football team. He has been featured in prestigious publications such as The Washington Post, The Irish Times, Footwear News and the like.