During an epic spring mud season in Alaska, one tester praised the waterproof Alamosa for its “sneaker-like feel and roomy toebox,” which accommodated swelling as he racked up big miles. Best for lighter (less than 30-pound) packs and groomed trails.
> Price $130
Our new 5/10 Dome is the burliest trail running shoe available. With a breathable, all-leather upper, consider the 5/10 dome a hiking shoe on a trail running last. The nubuck upper is supple and supportive, and underneath is a compression-molded EVA midsole to maximize lightness and cushioning. Designed for fast and light alpine style adventure.