Asics Gel-Eagle Trail V – Women’s Trail Runners: Reviews
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This shoe will make a convert of even diehard roadies. With aggressive tread perched on top of road-shoe-like gel cushioning, and a flexibility that allows the smooth heel-to-toe roll that roadies are accustomed to, the Eagle Trail makes for an easy transition to dirt. Already a trail fan? Get this shoe for logging fast miles on well-maintained paths. The fit is best for wider feet. 11 oz; www.asicsamerica.com
Bonus: Over time, the inner foam molds to your ankle, improving comfort.
Bummer: If you prefer hairier singletrack, you’ll likely want a stiffer sole.