[pct-l] Recommendation for PCT thru-hiking shoe (to replace Inov-8 Roclite 315's)
durlfam4 at icloud.com
Thu Apr 16 20:38:33 CDT 2015
Ditto the 295s! At least the "older" green style. Lightweight, rugged sticky rubber soles, wide toe box, highly breathable and quick drying, and comfortable day after day. Don't know about the updates blue version.
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On Apr 16, 2015, at 7:54, enyapjr at comcast.net wrote:
>> I loved my size 14 Inov-8 Roclite 315's (until they inexplicably stopped> making them early last year). ...
>> Any suggestions for a trail shoe to replace (size 14) Inov-8 Roclite 315's?
> If you loved the Roclite 315s, why haven't you tried the Roclite 295s?
> Basically the same (has the PF support bands on the sole) shoe but with slightly softer, stickier tread...
> I was also disappointed when the 315s disappeared - but that is not unusual in the running shoe industry...
> I now use the 315s and also Altra Lone Peaks - and, yes, my wife does call them "clown shoes" - especially
> since the only 2.0s on sale are the bright yellow ones & I went to a size 13 for even more comfort. ;-)
> Happy trails!!!
> Jim (PITA)
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