Lisa Jhung

La Sportiva Quantum

Outside reviews the best gear in the 2011 Summer Buyers Guide, including the La Sportiva Quantum running shoe.

Montrail Fairhaven

Outside reviews the best gear in the 2011 Summer Buyers Guide, including the Montrail Fairhaven running shoe.

Saucony Progrid Peregrine

Outside reviews the best gear in the 2011 Summer Buyers Guide, including the Saucony Progrid Peregrine running shoe.

Brooks Trailblade

Outside reviews the best gear in the 2011 Summer Buyers Guide, including the Brooks Trailblade running shoe.

New Balance Minimus Trail

Outside reviews the best gear in the 2011 Summer Buyers Guide, including the New Balance Minimus Trail running shoe.

Vasque Velocity XCR - Trail Runners: Reviews

BURLY SUPPORTER Good for Technical Trails If the other shoes here are sedans, the Velocity is an SUV. A plastic spine in the midsole stiffens this powerful shoe and does an extraordinary job of...

SCARPA Apex GTX - Trail-Running Shoes: Reviews

Rain-soaked singletrack? Don't even hesitate. The Apex is made for muck. The aggressive outsole gripped well on both the way up and the way down, and the Gore-Tex upper fended off even the slushiest...

Newton Terra Momentus: Trail Running Shoes Review

TrailNewton's first trail shoe still uses the company's trademark set of prominent, extra-springy lugs under the forefoot to encourage mid- and forefoot running, but it adds tight mesh to the upper...

Etonic Praya NC - Running Shoes: Reviews

SOFT YET NIMBLEThese low-profile, highly flexible shoes employ a new midsole compound called eBound that provides great cushion and a lively, responsive feel. The updated last is sleek and stream-...

New Balance 840 - Trail Runners: Reviews

TRACTION ACTION Good for Technical Trails Those who like to stay in tune with the trail will love the low-riding 840. Cleat-like, dual-density lugs dig in on loose, loamy terrain, making it a good...

Brooks Cascadia 5 - trail-running shoes: Reviews

Long-Distance VoyagerUltramarathoners are a picky lot, but ours loved the Cascadia 5. The shoe has enough forefoot flexibility and torsional (twisting) rigidity to keep foot fatigue at a minimum on...

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