Posts Tagged ‘approach shoes’

  • Gear Review: Garmont Sticky Rock

    May 6, 16 • 3244 Views • GearNo Comments

    In the process of looking for a new approach shoe that I could also do some running in I came across the Garmont Sticky Rock. Retail: $145.00  Over the last three months I’ve tested these out on the local trail system, and on approaches across the...

  • Review: Kahtoola MICROspikes

    Feb 15, 16 • 1533 Views • GearNo Comments

    Every single physical activity I do (or don’t do) is related to climbing – even if there’s no climbing involved. Running is one of those perfect cross-training activities, and living in the mountains the conditions vary from season to season, even...

  • Review: 5.10 Guides

    Aug 3, 14 • 3944 Views • GearNo Comments

    The 5.10 Guide Tennies have long been my favorite approach shoes. I like them primarily for two reasons: the burly sticky rubber on the bottom of the shoe, and the downright durability. They are the kind of shoes you can use and abuse, and with each model...

  • Review: Scarpa Zen Pro

    May 20, 14 • 24874 Views • GearNo Comments

    Amongst the wide variety of approach shoes available today, these shoes stand out as the armored tank of the fleet. They are extremely durable and built to withstand years of hard abuse. In fact, many retailers and reviewers (e.g. Outdoorgearlab) classify...