Merrell Moab Waterproof

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Merrell Moab Waterproof
#12 Mens Hiking Shoes
#10 Mens Merrell
 4.4/1289 Ratings

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Fit – Users were impressed with the snug fitting of the shoe stating that they need no break in time. A few users felt that the shoe was a little too wide while some felt that the shoe was a little small. Some users also had blister issues from the constant rubbing of the shoes with the ankles.

Comfort – The shoes are comfortable for long hikes through rugged terrains, so felt most users. A few users, however, felt lack of comfort and stated that the shoes were not comfortable for long hours.

Traction – In icy and wet terrains, the shoe offered excellent traction, which thoroughly impressed the users. Some users felt that the shoe had a poor grip on hard wet surfaces and tended to slip a lot.

Protection – Most of the users felt that the shoe has sturdy soles and great protection from the rocks on the trail and water.

Support – The sufficient cushioning offers great support, especially in the rugged surface, which the users loved. Users also liked the lace-up support from toe to hill and were impressed with the arch support. A few users felt lack or heel and arch support stating that they felt difficulty while walking on the rocks.

Quality – Most users were pleased with the quality of the shoe as it was great for hiking on rough trails. Some users had issues with the quality of the shoes as they stated that the sole fell apart and it had a problem with water leakage. One of the users also found frayed stitching on the shoe.

Waterproof – According to the users, the shoe has fantastic waterproofing feature that helps in extreme wet seasons and wet conditions. Some users, however, felt that the waterproof feature of the shoe was not full-proof as it leaked after some time, which was impossible to mend.

Breathability – While some users felt that the shoe offered nice breathability during summer time and they had no sweat issues, a few users found that the shoe was little too hot for summer, especially with the Gore-Tex lining and waterproof membrane.  

Weight – The shoes are lightweight enough for hiking and daily use, as most users felt. However, some users felt that these were a bit heavy for a heavy backpacking trip.

Insulation – While some users felt that the shoes were suitable for hiking in cold weather with great insulation properties, a few users felt that the shoe was a little too warm for long hours.

Durability – Users were pleased that the shoe served them for long, especially after daily using in rough terrains.

Looks – Almost all the users loved the style and color of the shoe saying that it went well with casual wear like jeans too. A few users felt that the style of the shoe was not good, while one user pointed out that the upper cover material looked odd.

Price – The shoes were a great investment with a reasonable price, so felt the users. Some users having issues with quality stated that the shoes were expensive and not worth it.

 

Bottomline

The shoe with excellent toe to heel protection and sturdy soles are suitable for hiking in all surfaces and terrains. The insulation property will keep the shoe war and your feet toasty for long hours. However, the warmth of the shoe makes it a bit uncomfortable for extreme summer use, you can still wear it for daily use or hiking in moderate temperature. The reasonable price of the shoe with sleek design and durable build-up makes it quite the thing for multi-day hiking as well as trekking in the snow.

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Top 25 Top 25 Hiking Shoes
Top 10 Top 10 Merrell
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Gear Construction

Moab stands for Mother-Of-All-Boots and the Merrell Men's Moab Waterproof Shoe is true to its name. Gear up the inner hiker, and experience the out-of-the-box comfort in waterproof men's shoes with their durable leather, supportive footbeds and Vibram traction.

A complete package for all hikers, the waterproof Dura leather uppers with mesh lining keeps your feet cool and dry in muddy trials and rainy adventure outings. It also features a nylon arch shank with a compression molded EVA frame cushy midsole. The light Merrell Men's Moab Waterproof Shoe hiker will keep you on your feet with the 5mm lug depth in the Vibram Multi-Sport outsole.

Upper

Waterproof uppers with mesh lining keep your feet dry and cool. The waterproof Dura leather and nylon mesh uppers are flexible, breathable and supportive for enduring performance. Waterproof, breathable membranes lets the feet breathe while protecting them and keeps your feet dry and comfortable.

Midsole

The EVA midsoles provide cushioning.

Outersole

Merrell Moab Waterproof hiking shoes have Vibram rubber outsoles and the molded nylon arch shanks provides support and stability. The Merrell air cushion in the heel absorbs shock and adds stability.

Tongue

Padded and bellowed tongue keeps the debris out and protects insteps against lace pressure without hindering the breathability aspect of the shoe.

Toe cap and Heel Counter

Synthetic leather toe cap protects against the scrapes and stubs on the trails.

Insole/Footbed

The Merrell M Select FIT.ECO+ blended EVA contoured foot bed with added zonal arch and heel support along with Washable OrthoLite foam insoles enhance comfort.

Interiors

Nylon mesh linings are treated with AEGIS Microbe Shield antimicrobial solution to help keep odors at bay.

Expert Reviews

Merrell Moab Waterproof Hiking Shoes

Merrell Moab waterproof hiking shoes for men and women are wonderful lightweight and durable Gore-Tex shoes suitable for long walks and hiking, and for everyday

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