Research Trail Running Shoes

We have published a number of trail shoe reviews done by ATRA members who are trail runners like you! You can find a list of them in our Trail News section.

There are also many sources of expert reviews across the web we like including by iRunFar, Road Trail Run, The Ginger Runner and Trail Runner Magazine. Here are a few links to help you discover which trail running shoe is right for your body, your running style and the trail conditions you plan to encounter.

iRunFar: Long-time ATRA member iRunFar publishes in-depth reviews with detailed photos of individual shoes from expert trail runners. A blog of comprehensive shoe reviews going all the way back to 2005.

Trail Runner Magazine: Another long-time ATRA member Trail Running Magazine publishes seasonal shoe review articles with feedback from novice and expert trail runners.

The Ginger Runner: A great source of humorous expert trail shoe reviews by Ethan Newberry.

You can also research trail running shoes by visiting the following ATRA corporate members:

On Running
adidas Outdoor
La Sportiva
Xero Shoes

Do you have another favorite source of trail running shoe reviews? Let us know and we’ll add it to our list of favorites.