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Pros Extremely versatile, adjustable, excellent balance of support and flexibilityProtective midsole and toe, incredibly sticky rubber, versatileIncredibly sticky rubber, protective, warm, comfortable, durableHigh traction, flexible, snug fit, great drainage, stylishComfortable, warm, great traction on wet rock
Cons Not the stickiest rubber, not the most durableWeak mesh impairs durabilityHeavy and stiff, no drainage, expensiveNot warm, not durableLittle support on rough terrain, no drainage
Bottom Line These comfortable and versatile shoes are excellent in and out of the waterWhile not the most durable, this shoe is crazy sticky and feels great in most conditionsPossibly overkill for other applications, these are the best water shoes for canyoneeringThoughtful design creates a snug but adjustable fit and high performance around water and even around townThese booties provide stellar warmth and comfort while boating
Rating Categories Astral TR1 Junction Terrex Summer.RDY Voyager Sp... Adidas Terrex Hydro_Lace Astral Loyak NRS Paddle Wetshoe
Comfort (25%)
9
8
8
9
7
Traction (25%)
7
10
10
9
9
Warmth (15%)
9
8
9
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9
Versatility (15%)
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Sensitivity (10%)
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Durability (10%)
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Specs Astral TR1 Junction Terrex Summer.RDY... Adidas Terrex... Astral Loyak NRS Paddle Wetshoe
Measured Weight (per pair, in lbs) 1.6 lbs 1.6 lbs 3.2 lbs 1.1 lbs 1.9 lbs
Size Tested (US Men's) 13 13 13 13 12
Drainage Features Front/side holes, top mesh Mesh upper, side holes None Front/back/side holes, top mesh None
Removeable Insole Yes Yes Yes Yes No Insole
Available Widths Regular Regular Regular Regular Regular
Footwear Closure Lace Lace Lace with velcro keeper Lace Zipper
Upper Materials Hydrophobic canvas with TPU Climacool mesh Neoprene and synthetic textile Hydrophobic canvas and Airmesh 3 mm neoprene
Midsole EVA EVA adiPRENE EVA None
Outsole G15 Stealth rubber Stealth Siped G15 Rubber
Relative Fit Wide toebox, high volume midfoot and heel Wide toebox, medium volume heel and midfoot Medium toebox, high volume midfoot and heel Wide toebox, medium volume midfoot and heel Wide toebox, and stretches to accomodate a wide variety of foot shapes
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