Who should buy the Merrell Alverstone Mid Waterproof
A comfortable feel and lightweight design are two of the benefits that buyers will gain from the Merrell Alverstone Mid Waterproof. It is a solid option if you:
- Prefer a hiking boot that offers to waterproof
- Prefer a hiking boot that renders optimal cushioning and support
- Prefer a hiking boot that secure footing on challenging terrain
Provides grip on wet and dry surfaces
The Alverstone Mid Waterproof from Merrell delivers optimal traction through its durable M Select Grip outsole. Five-millimeter lugs (mostly oval-shaped) provide grip on wet and dry surfaces.
Ascent and descent control
There are several grooves on both ends of the sole for improved ascent and descent control. Merrell’s logo and an Air Cushion label can also be found on its surface.
Comfortable and stable cushioning
This hiking boot from Merrell features a compression-molded EVA midsole and the brand’s patented Air Cushion in the heel area. These two components provide sufficient cushioning, stability, and energy return. A molded nylon arch shank grants rigidity to this footgear.
Excellent arch support
The Alverstone Mid Waterproof uses a Merrell Kinetic Fit Base removable insole for flexible arch support. It also delivers additional underfoot comfort. Imbued with M Select Fresh, the shoe can counter odor-causing microbes.
Provide sufficient protection from wet conditions
The Merrell Alverstone Mid Waterproof’s suede leather upper contains mesh panels, making it breathable and resistant to wear. An M Select Dry membrane is integrated into this component to provide sufficient protection from wet conditions.
Grant protection from accidental knocks
This day hiking boot’s rugged toe cap amplifies durability while granting protection from accidental knocks. Its closure system consists of several eyelets for fit management while a bellows tongue prevents debris from getting in. Also, a pull tab is located at the back of the collar to facilitate an easy on and off.