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Price $129.95 at Backcountry
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Pros Wide toe box, great lateral stability, all-terrain traction, cushioned midsoleStable, protective, wider fit, technical terrainWonderful traction, balance of sensitive and protection, durable outsole and upper, unisex designVersatile use, aggressive outsole, fits most, comfortable, protective, all terrain use, good priceExcellent traction, great balance of foot protection and sensitivity, specific fit, durable outsole
Cons No rock plate, loose fit in the mid-footExpensive, doesn't bode well on slippery surfacesLaces are short and stupid, expensive, potential midsole durability issues, zero drop may not be for everybodyNo water drainage systemHigher heel is less stable, lugs wear down on pavement
Bottom Line A well-cushioned trail shoe with a super wide toe boxA technical train runner designed with stability and protection in mindConquer all types of trails with this all-around performerComfortable and aggressive, this shoe is built for any trail for any distanceBuilt for steep and sloppy surfaces, its the best option for the gnarliest of terrain
Rating Categories Ultraventure Scarpa Spin Ultra - Women's Inov-8 TerraUltra G260 Peregrine 10 Speedcross 5
Foot Protection (20%)
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9
6
8
9
Sensitivity (20%)
6
6
9
8
8
Traction (15%)
7
9
9
9
10
Stability (15%)
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10
9
7
6
Comfort And Fit (15%)
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9
7
9
9
Weight (15%)
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7
9
7
5
Specs Ultraventure Scarpa Spin Ultra... Inov-8 TerraUltra... Peregrine 10 Speedcross 5
Measured Weight 9.3 oz 9.7 oz 8.45 oz 9.80 oz 10.7 oz
Recommended Terrain All trails All trails All trails All trails All trails & soft surfaces
Width Options Regular Regular Regular Regular and wide Regular and Wide
Heel-to-Toe Drop 5mm 6 mm 0 mm 4 mm 10 mm
Stack Height from toe to heel (mm) 25/30 Not available 9/9 17/21 10/20
Upper Nylon mesh Mesh, micro nubuck, TPU toe cap Kevlar Mesh Engineered mesh with 3D print overlays Nylon mesh, sythetic overlays
Midsole Multi-density EVA 2D EVA-CM EXTERFLOW PWRRUN Injected EVA
Outsole Vibram XS Trek rubber Vibram Megagrip Graphene Grip PWRTRAC Contragrip
Rock Plate? None Yes Yes Yes Yes
Sizes Available 6 - 11 40 - 46 4 - 15 5 - 12 5 - 12
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