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Merrell Chameleon Ventilator

2 reviews
5-star:   1
4-star:   1
3-star:   0
2-star:   0
1-star:   0

Excellent shoe with great traction on rocky and slippery…

Rating: rated 4 of 5 stars
Materials: leather & Gore-Tex
Use: dayhikes, full hiking
Break-in Period: instant
Weight: 2.2 lbs.
Price Paid: $90

Excellent shoe with great traction on rocky and slippery surfaces. Very good support and they breathe very well. I hiked up the Madison Gulf trail from Pinkham Notch in NH - a 3700 ft. vertical rise with several stretches of face granite climbs and many large rocks and boulders on the trail. Soles stick like glue and my feet were well protected. Good room in the toe box, snug fit at the heel. I caried a heavy pack with no foot fatigue.


2002 model had much roomier, higher, toebox than current…

Rating: rated 5 of 5 stars
Use: hiking
Price Paid: $80 in 2002

2002 model had much roomier, higher, toebox than current disappointing CV--now the shoe is just average.


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Merrell Chameleon Ventilator


The Chameleon Ventilator has been discontinued.

previously retailed for:
$31.96 - $130.00

The Merrell Chameleon Ventilator is not available from the stores we monitor. It was last seen November 15, 2011 at Eddie Bauer.

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