La Sportiva Crossroads

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The best overall trail shoe that I have ever used.

Rating: rated 5 of 5 stars
Break-in Period: no break in needed
Price Paid: $60

The best overall trail shoe that I have ever used.

Retailers' Descriptions

Here's what other sites are saying:

From sidewalk to fire road to backcountry trail, La Sportiva's Crossroads does it all in one pair of shoes by combining the cushioning, stability, and traction that come from La Sportiva's climbing heritage. Low-profile traction is smooth on asphalt without giving up grip or chances to toe-off.

- Mountain Gear refers to the men's version

On Sale. Free Shipping. La Sportiva Men's Crossroads Shoe (Fall 2008) The Men's Crossroads Shoes by La Sportiva are a well cusioned trail runner that crosses over to road running.Pure simplicity: a trail shoe that in.crosses overin. onto pavement, ideal for the exurban American landscape, criss-crossed by trails, fire roads and paved loops. The Crossroads provide a stable, well cushioned, neutral ride.Features:Upper: AirMesh/Synthetic Leather/UreTech reinforcements/Dynamic tongue CONSTRUCTION: Slip Lasted StrobelLast: Tempo Lining: Mesh (back half and tongue only)Sole: FriXion AT/Super TrailMidsole: Triple-density MEMlex/TrailShock with Nylon molded shank/High-tensile composite Rock GuardWeight: 1 lbs 13 ozTriple-density EVA midsole combined with the Super Trail sole affords incredible stability and pads the ride on asphalt, concrete, packed dirt and moderate-to-extreme trail terrain Dynamic Tongue plus personalized lacing system plus FriXion AT outsole equals on-road and off-road running harmony

- Moosejaw refers to the men's version

La Sportiva® Crossroads are true to their name—these cushioned trail runners go from paved road to fire road to muddy trail and back again. Uppers feature synthetic leather for support plus ventilating mesh for reduced weight and enhanced breathability. Dynamic tongue construction works with the lacing harnesses for a secure, snug fit. Mesh nylon linings on tongue and back half of shoe wick moisture to help keep feet comfortable. Triple-density MEMlex/Trailshock midsoles provide ample cushioning for paved roads as well as medial posting to help prevent ankle rolling. Midsoles also have nylon molded shanks to modulate toe-spring and high-tensile composite Rock Guards to protect your feet from stone bruises. Sticky FriXion® AT rubber outsoles deliver excellent traction and a smooth resilient ride on and off the trail.

- REI refers to the men's version

Take the La Sportiva Crossroads Men's Trail Running Shoes on paved roads and rocky trails with the confidence that their excellent support will keep you on the move. They offer excellent cushioning with triple-density EVA midsoles when you're running down the sidewalk in front of your house. As you cross onto the trail through the park, FriXion AT soles take over and provide you with supreme traction whether it's muddy, sandy, or rocky. Crossroads Trail Running Shoes also use a Dynamic Tongue lacing system to hold your foot in place, assuring you get the most out of these versatile shoes from La Sportiva.

- Backcountry Outlet refers to the men's version

La Sportiva Crossroads


The Crossroads has been discontinued.

previously retailed for:
$26.34 - $99.00

The La Sportiva Crossroads is not available from the stores we monitor. It was last seen January 15, 2013 at Mountain Gear.

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