Verdict from +100 user reviews

11 reasons to buy

  • Many have expressed amazement at the longevity of Merrell Shiver Moc 2 Waterproof shoes. 
  • Wear these in the rain, on slush, or during snowy days because they’re completely waterproof, plenty of testers say.
  • According to several reviews, Merrell Shiver Moc 2 Waterproof sneakers have bottoms that give a good grip on all kinds of terrain.
  • The shoes are extremely comfy, whether you wear them with socks or not, a lot of testers have stated.
  • A handful of purchasers have mentioned that these shoes keep the feet warm outside during winter, yet doesn’t allow the feet to overheat in the summer.
  • A good number of people have commended the quality of these kicks from the Merrell brand.
  • Merrell Shiver Moc 2 Waterproof casual shoes provide enough support and stability, some buyers have stated.
  • A few consumers like the easy on and off access these mocs afford them.
  • The sneakers give a good fit, a small number of users claim.
  • A couple of individuals like the ruggedly handsome look of the shoes.
  • Two persons have reported that the shoes don’t weigh too much.

1 reasons not to buy

  • Merrell Shiver Moc 2 Waterproof slip-on shoes have to break in first; otherwise, the top part can dig into the insteps, several have noted.

Bottom line

Merrell Shiver Moc 2 Waterproof shoes provide incredible comfort and convenience during both sunny and wintry days. Feet are kept warm outdoors in the cold weather, but not too warm indoors. These are also completely waterproof, so stepping on puddles shouldn’t be a problem. Some have mentioned using these as their EDC (everyday carry) shoes, and we can see why.

As slip-ons, these kicks offer excellent on and off access. The fit is exceptional, and you can wear them with socks or without. They’re somewhat light, too and stylish enough for work.

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Good to know

Merrell Shiver Moc 2 Waterproof men’s shoes are offered by the brand in measurements ranging from 7 to 15 in medium width. The sneakers are true to size.

The top part of the shoes can rub on the insteps during the first few uses, but the full-grain leather breaks in nicely to accommodate the feet’s shape and mold to them. 

The moc design, along with the heel pull tab, allows the user to put the sneakers on or off quickly. 

These shoes contain a ruggedly handsome hiking-inspired styling that looks right at home in the great outdoors. The full-grain leather contains a smooth look that can be polished to a shine if you want to bring these to the office.

Pair these mocs with loose earth-toned pants, a long-sleeved quick-dry shirt, and a jacket for colder weather. Merrell Shiver Moc 2 Waterproof sneakers come in dark earth and black colorways only.

The Merrell brand made sure to pack its Shiver Moc 2 Waterproofs with all the tech it can provide to ensure you get to fully enjoy your winters as much as you do your summers.

Merrell lined the uppers with Conductor Fleece to keep the feet warm, while the waterproof material was treated with Aegis antimicrobial solution to keep it impermeable but breathable. The M Select Dry tech lets the moisture escape from your shoes and seals them out.

The Merrell Air Cushion in the shoes’ heels provides them with stability as well as superior shock absorption properties. Vibram Thermo Multisport give a high degree of abrasion resistance and excellent traction on a variety of surfaces. 

Over thirty years ago, one craftsman who was known for his exceptionally-made cleats founded the Merrell brand. Randy Merrell’s works were popular with outdoor enthusiasts who appreciated the quality these cleats offered them. From design to construction, everything was top-notch.

Deciding to expand its offerings to attract a new set of consumers to the brand, Merrell decided to produce footwear for the casual market. In 1998, it introduced the Jungle Moc. This model quickly became a bestseller and has been in non-stop production to this day.

The success of the Jungle Mocs emboldened the brand to go full blast into this new category of shoes. From lace-up sneakers to slip-ons, the brand has come a long way from its hiking-footwear-only days.

Shiver Moc 2 Waterproof shoes belong to Merrell’s casual department. Although geared for lifestyle use, these still contain more than a trace of Merrell’s hiking background. This can be seen in the rugged styling and the trail-ready elements the brand infused into them. 

  • Merrell Shiver Moc 2 Waterproof sneakers have a heel height of 1 and ½ inches.
  • The platform height of the shoes is 1 inch.
  • Each shoe weighs approximately 283 grams.


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