Merrell Grand Traverse II
I bought these boots off a clearance rack of a small…
Materials: Full grain leather
Use: Hiking logging road hills.
Break-in Period: one week
Price Paid: $75
I bought these boots off a clearance rack of a small sporting goods store. I still can't believe that the boots were my size 13's. Amazing boot, comfortable out of the box. I weigh 380 lbs and these boots supported my ankles beautifully. I doubt many of you will find such a great deal, but they are worth twice what I paid at least.
Here's what other sites are saying:
Backpacker's choice for heavy loads and blister-free descents -- Merrell backpacking boots. Comfortable gel-like padding surrounds ankle and foot Firm footbed with supporting steel shank provides outstanding arch support Full grain waterproof Italian leather with 3-bar knit lining Dual density footbed Air Cushion
- Sierra Trading Post refers to the women's version