Verdict from +100 user reviews

7 reasons to buy

  • The Timberland Killington Half Cab provides excellent comfort for the foot as expressed by the majority of the reviewers.
  • A lot of the buyers admired the stylish look of the shoe.
  • Most of the reviewers noted that the shoe fits true to size.
  • A handful of consumers loved the compliments they get when wearing the shoe.
  • Many of the buyers said that they recommend the sneaker.
  • Multiple colorways for the Timberland Killington Half Cab are available.
  • One can purchase a pair of the shoe at an affordable price point.

1 reasons not to buy

  • A few of the buyers said that the Timberland Killington Half Cab might need some break-in period.

Bottom line

The Timberland Killington Half Cab displays hints of the classic Timberland cleats yet with a touch of modernity to its design, resulting in a rather stylish casual cleat that fit well in various fashion categories.

The mid-top silhouette also provides superior comfort for the foot and keeps the foot at ease with every movement. A variety of colorways to choose from and a price that leaves a smiling wallet, this shoe is worth a purchase.

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Good to know

Being known as work cleats manufacturer, Timberland may give some people hesitations with the fit of its casual shoes, considering the roots of its footwear DNA. But in the Timberland Killington Half Cab, the brand offers a silhouette that hugs the foot for an all-day comfortable fit.

Despite showcasing an image of a cleat, the mid-top shoe delivers a flexible characteristic that it goes along with the foot’s movement. The Timberland Killington Half Cab is offered in men’s sizing ranging from size 7 US to size 13 US. The shoe is available in medium width, and it fairly runs true to size.

Blending in successfully into the fashion world of sneakers, Timberland has proven that despite originally being a creator of work cleats for blue-collar workers, they also have something to give when it comes to fashion. Its silhouettes’ successful transition into lifestyle sneakers shows how the brand also belong to the sneaker world.

A touch of the Timberland work cleats mixed with fashion comes the Timberland Killington Half Cab silhouette. The sneaker delivers a clean and classic look that conveys versatility. This mid-top shoe combines both street-style and semi-formal style enabling it to easily blend-in in both fashion senses.

The Timberland Killington Half Cab, despite having a root DNA of a work cleat, it displays a sleek and fashion-forward design. The nubuck leather that covers the upper of the mid-top silhouette delivers a classic appeal that gives a clean look for the shoe. The bright rope laces and the white midsole bring on a rather eye-catching effect on the silhouette with how they contrast with the colorways.

The roots of Timberland came all the way back to 1952 and was then known as The Abington Company which was at first doing contract jobs for other industrialists. It was in 1973 that the company officially became The Timberland Company. The waterproof cleats of the company obtained wide popularity, leading the brand to add casual and boat shoes to its collection during the years 1978-1979.

Around the 1980’s, The Timberland Company made a huge expansion not just in the US but internationally. A larger factory in Tennessee was then bought by the company in 1984 where they moved its manufacturing and at the same time made an international expansion, firstly in Italy then across Europe.

As years went by and with their constant success, Timberland continues to also expand in their collection. Along with it was the production of more silhouettes that falls on the casual or lifestyle category.

The Timberland Killington Half Cab is one the brand’s casual silhouettes. The mid-top shoe displays hints of the classic appeal which conveys a clean and sleek image with its nubuck leather upper. Offered in different colorways, the silhouette provides a variety of choices that allows the buyers to pick the one their hearts fall for.

  • Care instructions for Timberland Killington Half Cab
  • Renewbuck Suede and Nubuck Cleaner
  • FootwearDry Cleaning Kit
  • Balm ProoferAll-Purpose Protector
  • The Ortholite Polyurethane footbed of the shoe offers good cushioning and support.
  • The SensorFlex comfort system of the shoe, provides underfoot support, flexibility, and independent suspension.
  • The synthetic lining of the shoe is created from 50% PET which is recycled plastic bottles.
  • The shoe features cotton laces.
Danny McLoughlin
Danny McLoughlin

Danny McLoughlin is a researcher for RunRepeat covering football, sneakers and running. After graduating with a degree in computer science from The University of Strathclyde, Danny makes sure never to miss a game of his beloved Glasgow Rangers or the Scotland national football team. He has been featured in prestigious publications such as The Washington Post, The Irish Times, Footwear News and the like.