Who should buy the On Cloudridge
The On Cloudridge treads the line between rugged hiking boots and posh mid-top sneakers. Add it to your shopping list if:
- You're a big fan of On trail running shoes but want something appropriate for more serious hikes.
- Kicks that can keep your arches happy for longer are what you prefer.
- You need a pair that can keep up with your city life and trail wanderings.
Who should not buy it
If you get turned off easily by expensive kicks, the Cloudridge might not be for you. In its place, check out the significantly cheaper Timberland Solar Wave Mid. Also, don't hesitate to opt for the Topo Athletic Trailventure if a spacious toe box is high on your hiking musts list.
The On Cloudridge's enduring comfort
Reviewers are simply amazed by the comfort level of the On Cloudridge. "I'm really happy with what I got," a vlogger among them says, referring to the plushness of the boot's padded interior. "
According to experienced hikers, the On Cloudridge's heavy-duty outsole delivers fantastic surface traction on various terrain (think dirt, sand, and shale). Someone who used the boot in Yosemite on slippery rocks next to a huge waterfall .
Boots so light
. Such a remark is warranted by the kick's 410-gram weight, which is 160 g lighter than the average. It also rivals most waterproof hiking shoes in the lightness category, as they, on average, weigh 576 g.
On Cloudridge vs. Your wallet
You won't be faulted if you look past the Cloudridge for its 210-dollar suggested retail price. After all, anything beyond $200 in the world of mid-top hikers is considered very expensive. If you want more of what we recommend above (tvisit our budget-friendly corner.
Keeps you hiking upright
Adventurers are impressed with the Cloudridge supportiveness. These are their comments:
- "The support is perfect."
- "My feet and knees felt great."
- "It never missed a beat."
A doozy in the summer
"The perfect hiking shoes for warm weather"—this is how a nature lover finds the Cloudridge in the breathability department. Another adventurer who calls his one summer experience
Turn heads in the On Cloudridge
A vlogger virtually has the best take on the Cloudridge's beauty with this statement: "not just a generic kind of hiking boot; it actually looks cool!"
A restrictive toe box