Our verdict


In line with Merrell footwear tradition, the Jungle Moc is an ultra-comfortable lifestyle shoe that features trail-ready elements, making it a versatile pair that functions well on urban and rugged terrain. This shoe boasts durability, excellent arch support, versatility, and convenience. Not to be outdone in its minimal aesthetic that exudes a mature vibe, this shoe is perfect for on-the-go individuals who want to look good in an instant.


  • Comfortable for all-day wear
  • Versatile design
  • Well-built construction
  • High-quality materials
  • Easy to slip-on
  • Keeps feet warm
  • Stylish
  • Worth every penny
  • Long-lasting


  • Poor ventilation
  • Limited color options

Who should buy the Merrell Jungle Moc

This trail-inspired Merrell kick is for:

  • Hikers looking for slip-on footwear to wear on their next hike
  • Sneaker fans looking for an all-rounder footwear
  • Buyers wanting to purchase a durable pair for their daily errands

Merrell Jungle Moc Merrell branding

Who should NOT buy it

The Merrell Jungle Moc feels warm because of its thick padding and solid suede upper. That is why this sneaker is not recommended for summer adventures.

You may check other Merrell slip-on sneakers that are breathable, such as the Merrell Hut Moc and Merrell Alpine Sneaker. You may also skim through our breathable and summer sneaker collections for alternatives.

Merrell Jungle Moc suede upper 

Merrell Jungle Moc: A fashionably rugged footwear

The Merrell Jungle Moc is a low-top pair crafted with a sleek upper and rugged-looking outsole, offering a balanced and versatile look that blends a sophisticated casual vibe with the brand's outdoor-inspired heritage.

This kick would look great with almost any casual ensemble such as jeans, khakis, and shorts. It would also look great with outdoor apparel for a quick camping weekend with the family.

Merrell Jungle Moc rugged outsole

Impeccable versatility both in style and purpose

Innumerable consumers continue to patronize the Merrell Jungle Moc after 20 years since its introduction. The pair's pig suede leather upper enhances the shoe's aesthetic and, at the same time, provides warmth during colder seasons.

Merrell Jungle Moc toe box side view

The shoe also utilizes the brand's M – Select FIT.ECO contoured footbed for excellent support and cushioning. Lastly, the Merrell Air Cushion placed in the sneaker's heel further establishes the optimal comfort that it provides.

Merrell Jungle Moc insole

From the mountains to the city

From outdoor gear to city footwear, Merrell's inventory expanded to other market groups without forgetting their core value of premium quality, functionality, and optimal comfort. The brand now includes Merrell lifestyle-based shoes that fuse the brand's roots in the outdoors and performance.

Merrell Jungle Moc toe guard

One of the brand's many offerings is the Merrell Jungle Moc. First released in 1998, this shoe made history by creating the "After-sport category" of casual shoes.

This low-top slip-on shoe was the first to combine technologies from the brand's performance models with a simple design and materials. Its molded foot frames Merrell Air Cushioned heels provide excellent comfort and fit, perfect for after a hard day's play. The shoe is revered by so many and is still favored by consumers up to this day.

Merrell Jungle Moc collar back view