Verdict from 2 experts and 7 user reviews

7 reasons to buy

  • Comfort: The majority of reviews rave over the Lake MXZ400's level of comfort.
  • Insulation: Dozens of users appreciate the pair's excellent insulation feature as it keeps their feet warm in chilly weather.
  • Durable: Many individuals, including experts, are impressed with this winter bike shoe's durable and premium quality materials and craftsmanship.
  • Light: Several users are pleasantly surprised with the MXZ400's relatively lightweight, given its bulky design.
  • BOA dial: A number of wearers applaud the model's dual BOA closure for its easy and on-the-go adjustments.
  • Waterproof: Some cyclists especially love how the shoe keeps their feet dry even in heavy rain.
  • Worth the price: A few purchasers think this model has excellent for the money.

2 reasons not to buy

  • Not as rigid: An expert reviews find this pair's sole to be too flexible than what he is used to.
  • Below average insoles: A commenter claims that the insoles scrunch up inside the shoe after 3+ hours of riding.

Bottom line

The MXZ400 is considered as Lake's extreme winter cycling boot. It banks on its older sibling's features and adds elements that increase the pair's warmth insulation. This shoe impresses with its comfort, durability, and efficient performance in extreme weather.

However, its insoles and quite flexible soles might not satisfy you. In all, these misfires can be remedied, and the shoe's excellent winter performance outweighs them. It is a well-designed and constructed shoe that can accompany you while keeping you warm and dry.

Tip: see the best mountain cycling shoes.


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