We wore the Adidas Outdoor AX2 CP on a variety of short hikes as well as dry trail and muddy trail runs. It's super light and we love the traction, but the floppy upper paired with the tall, stiff sole didn't work well for our testers.
We found the award-winning The North Face Ultra 110 GTX a much more comfortable and versatile shoe for those seeking a hiking shoe reminiscent of trail runners. The Keen Targhee 2 is a better choice for folks seeking a dedicated hiking shoe.
The original AX 2.0 GTX we reviewed has been replaced by the Adidas Outdoor Ax2 and the Ax2 Cp, the same shoe with a ClimaProof membrane. Keep scrolling for more details!