Five Ten Mountain Master
The shoes are chunky, with a thick Stealth rubber…
Materials: Low cut leather / fabric
Use: Day hiking
Break-in Period: Short
Weight: 2 lbs 4 oz
Price Paid: $89
The shoes are chunky, with a thick Stealth rubber sole, toe cap and rand. I have used them in the Northeast for day hiking and bouldering. They are very good on Adirondack slides as well as rocky trails.
I added a Spenco foot pad to the boot, in addition to the one supplied with the shoe. I have a pinched nerve in my right foot and require the use of an orthotic. With all the additions, this is the most comfortable day hiker I have owned in years.
I own the 1999 model (orange trim); purchased from REI mail order.
I've had a pair of these for 10 years now, and they…
I've had a pair of these for 10 years now, and they have only just fallen apart after wearing them around the world a couple times. I am definitely going to buy another pair.