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Best Trail Running Shoes for Men

Hit the Trails With These Running Shoes

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Updated November 22, 2013

If you frequently run on trails or in inclement weather, you need a sturdy running shoe with added traction and a thicker sole. Some runners prefer wearing trail running shoes when running in cold weather for the added protection and warmth. Check out these top trail running shoes for men.

Brooks Cascadia Men's Trail Running

Brooks Cascadia trail running shoe
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These eco-friendly shoes from Brooks have the perfect amount of cushioning and traction without sacrificing breathability or comfort. The shoes contain a BioMoGo midsole which is designed to help you leave a smaller carbon footprint when running on dirt trails. They're made of a lightweight fabric, but have a built-in heel and forefoot pivot system that give you added stability during your runs.
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Saucony Men's ProGrid Xodus Trail Running Shoes

Saucony ProGrid Xodus Trail Running Shoe
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These lightweight Saucony trail running shoes provide your feet with ultimate protection and cushioning. These shoes are durable and provide increased support and off-road traction, so you have an easier time running on uneven trails. The shoes' nylon linings allow your feet to breathe and wick away moisture.

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Mizuno Ascend Trail Running Shoes

Mizuno Ascend Men's Trail Running Shoe
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If you're a fan of Mizuno running shoes, you'll love these Mizunos trail runners that are built for tough terrain. A low-profile model designed to provide stability on a variety of surfaces, the shoe has a bi-directional outsole rubber compound that breaks through water and avoids slipping.
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Asics GEL-Kahana Men's Trail Running Shoes

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The upper part of these trail running shoes is made from a synthetic leather and mesh material which helps to prevent abrasion. These shoes also contain a GEL cushioning system, allowing for maximum shock absorption while running. The DuoMax support system helps increase the stability in your feet and correct pronation.
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Adidas Men's Supernova Riot Trail Running Shoe

Adidas Supernova trail running shoes
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These Adidas trail running shoes are incredibly comfortable, lightweight and flexible and don't compromise breathability or stability. The ForMotion system in the shoes adapts to the ground for better handling and support when you’re running on rough trails. The shoes also feature a TORSION System arch support that helps your feet adapt to the surface and provides even more stability.

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